2001-02 Minnesota Timberwolves Game-by-Game Results

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 50-32
Finishing 3rd in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 0-3 Lost conference first round
Conference First Round - Lost to Dallas Mavericks 3-0
Coach: Flip Saunders (50-32)
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Attendance: 731,673, Avg. 17,846 in 41 home dates
2001-02 Minnesota Timberwolves Statistics
2001-02 Minnesota Timberwolves Roster

The Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association ended the 2001-02 season with a record of 50 wins and 32 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-3.

The Timberwolves tossed in 8,145 points and conceded 7,868. Kevin Garnett netted a team-high 1,714 points for Minnesota, while Wally Szczerbiak scored 16 or more per game also. Kevin Garnett contributed 981 rebounds. Chauncey Billups dished out 450 assists for the squad.

On the defensive side of the ball, Kevin Garnett added 96 steals and blocked a team-best 126 shots.

Flip Saunders coached the team. The 2001-02 Minnesota Timberwolves lost in the conference first round.

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Regular Season Points For: 8145
Regular Season Points Against: 7868

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 30, 2001 Philadelphia 76ers 74 at Minnesota Timberwolves 83 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
November 2, 2001 Memphis Grizzlies 102 at Minnesota Timberwolves 111 W 2-0 0-0 2-0
November 3, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 90 at Houston Rockets 88 W 2-0 1-0 3-0
November 6, 2001 New York Knicks 94 at Minnesota Timberwolves 104 W 3-0 1-0 4-0
November 8, 2001 Chicago Bulls 74 at Minnesota Timberwolves 127 W 4-0 1-0 5-0
November 10, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 98 at Milwaukee Bucks 82 W 4-0 2-0 6-0
November 13, 2001 Cleveland Cavaliers 107 at Minnesota Timberwolves 103 L 4-1 2-0 6-1
November 16, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 120 at Indiana Pacers 113 W 4-1 3-0 7-1 2OT
November 17, 2001 Orlando Magic 95 at Minnesota Timberwolves 103 W 5-1 3-0 8-1
November 20, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 80 at Miami Heat 73 W 5-1 4-0 9-1
November 21, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 106 at Orlando Magic 117 L 5-1 4-1 9-2
November 24, 2001 San Antonio Spurs 94 at Minnesota Timberwolves 99 W 6-1 4-1 10-2
November 27, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 102 at Seattle Supersonics 112 L 6-1 4-2 10-3
November 28, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 75 at Los Angeles Clippers 94 L 6-1 4-3 10-4
December 1, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 76 at Los Angeles Lakers 102 L 6-1 4-4 10-5
December 4, 2001 Seattle Supersonics 83 at Minnesota Timberwolves 108 W 7-1 4-4 11-5
December 6, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 105 at Memphis Grizzlies 80 W 7-1 5-4 12-5
December 8, 2001 Houston Rockets 97 at Minnesota Timberwolves 107 W 8-1 5-4 13-5
December 11, 2001 Golden State Warriors 86 at Minnesota Timberwolves 107 W 9-1 5-4 14-5
December 12, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 98 at Utah Jazz 87 W 9-1 6-4 15-5
December 14, 2001 Sacramento Kings 94 at Minnesota Timberwolves 114 W 10-1 6-4 16-5
December 15, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 117 at Dallas Mavericks 125 L 10-1 6-5 16-6
December 18, 2001 Dallas Mavericks 107 at Minnesota Timberwolves 103 L 10-2 6-5 16-7
December 19, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 112 at New Jersey Nets 117 L 10-2 6-6 16-8 OT
December 21, 2001 Charlotte Hornets 89 at Minnesota Timberwolves 94 W 11-2 6-6 17-8
December 22, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 95 at Chicago Bulls 74 W 11-2 7-6 18-8
December 26, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 94 at Denver Nuggets 91 W 11-2 8-6 19-8
December 28, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 111 at Sacramento Kings 125 L 11-2 8-7 19-9
December 30, 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves 95 at Portland Trail Blazers 93 W 11-2 9-7 20-9
January 2, 2002 Milwaukee Bucks 77 at Minnesota Timberwolves 95 W 12-2 9-7 21-9
January 4, 2002 Utah Jazz 86 at Minnesota Timberwolves 93 W 13-2 9-7 22-9
January 5, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 112 at Atlanta Hawks 96 W 13-2 10-7 23-9
January 7, 2002 Detroit Pistons 93 at Minnesota Timberwolves 109 W 14-2 10-7 24-9
January 9, 2002 Seattle Supersonics 106 at Minnesota Timberwolves 111 W 15-2 10-7 25-9
January 11, 2002 Los Angeles Lakers 102 at Minnesota Timberwolves 120 W 16-2 10-7 26-9
January 12, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 108 at Washington Wizards 100 W 16-2 11-7 27-9
January 15, 2002 Los Angeles Clippers 83 at Minnesota Timberwolves 97 W 17-2 11-7 28-9
January 18, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 100 at Phoenix Suns 103 L 17-2 11-8 28-10 OT
January 19, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 105 at Golden State Warriors 102 W 17-2 12-8 29-10
January 21, 2002 Washington Wizards 101 at Minnesota Timberwolves 105 W 18-2 12-8 30-10
January 23, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 83 at Detroit Pistons 104 L 18-2 12-9 30-11
January 25, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 100 at Toronto Raptors 107 L 18-2 12-10 30-12
January 26, 2002 Atlanta Hawks 80 at Minnesota Timberwolves 103 W 19-2 12-10 31-12
January 29, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 81 at Cleveland Cavaliers 114 L 19-2 12-11 31-13
January 30, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 91 at Philadelphia 76ers 96 L 19-2 12-12 31-14
February 1, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 98 at Boston Celtics 95 W 19-2 13-12 32-14 OT
February 3, 2002 Sacramento Kings 112 at Minnesota Timberwolves 107 L 19-3 13-12 32-15
February 4, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 83 at San Antonio Spurs 113 L 19-3 13-13 32-16
February 6, 2002 Portland Trail Blazers 103 at Minnesota Timberwolves 113 W 20-3 13-13 33-16
February 13, 2002 Phoenix Suns 92 at Minnesota Timberwolves 107 W 21-3 13-13 34-16
February 15, 2002 Denver Nuggets 99 at Minnesota Timberwolves 98 L 21-4 13-13 34-17
February 17, 2002 Miami Heat 80 at Minnesota Timberwolves 93 W 22-4 13-13 35-17
February 19, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 117 at Dallas Mavericks 100 W 22-4 14-13 36-17
February 21, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 83 at Houston Rockets 89 L 22-4 14-14 36-18
February 23, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 112 at San Antonio Spurs 88 W 22-4 15-14 37-18
February 25, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 97 at Charlotte Hornets 92 W 22-4 16-14 38-18
February 27, 2002 Los Angeles Lakers 101 at Minnesota Timberwolves 112 W 23-4 16-14 39-18
March 1, 2002 San Antonio Spurs 85 at Minnesota Timberwolves 77 L 23-5 16-14 39-19
March 2, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 116 at Utah Jazz 105 W 23-5 17-14 40-19
March 5, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 83 at Seattle Supersonics 97 L 23-5 17-15 40-20
March 6, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 78 at Portland Trail Blazers 85 L 23-5 17-16 40-21
March 8, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 76 at Phoenix Suns 81 L 23-5 17-17 40-22
March 11, 2002 Los Angeles Clippers 108 at Minnesota Timberwolves 99 L 23-6 17-17 40-23
March 13, 2002 Houston Rockets 96 at Minnesota Timberwolves 95 L 23-7 17-17 40-24
March 15, 2002 Indiana Pacers 98 at Minnesota Timberwolves 85 L 23-8 17-17 40-25
March 17, 2002 Utah Jazz 96 at Minnesota Timberwolves 89 L 23-9 17-17 40-26
March 19, 2002 Toronto Raptors 80 at Minnesota Timberwolves 112 W 24-9 17-17 41-26
March 21, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 95 at Memphis Grizzlies 93 W 24-9 18-17 42-26
March 23, 2002 Portland Trail Blazers 108 at Minnesota Timberwolves 99 L 24-10 18-17 42-27
March 26, 2002 Golden State Warriors 115 at Minnesota Timberwolves 106 L 24-11 18-17 42-28
March 28, 2002 Dallas Mavericks 111 at Minnesota Timberwolves 113 W 25-11 18-17 43-28
March 29, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 98 at New York Knicks 77 W 25-11 19-17 44-28
March 31, 2002 New Jersey Nets 85 at Minnesota Timberwolves 86 W 26-11 19-17 45-28
April 3, 2002 Memphis Grizzlies 81 at Minnesota Timberwolves 92 W 27-11 19-17 46-28
April 4, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 87 at Denver Nuggets 88 L 27-11 19-18 46-29
April 6, 2002 Phoenix Suns 104 at Minnesota Timberwolves 108 W 28-11 19-18 47-29
April 8, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 100 at Golden State Warriors 93 W 28-11 20-18 48-29
April 9, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 103 at Sacramento Kings 122 L 28-11 20-19 48-30
April 11, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 83 at Los Angeles Lakers 96 L 28-11 20-20 48-31
April 13, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 101 at Los Angeles Clippers 98 W 28-11 21-20 49-31
April 15, 2002 Boston Celtics 93 at Minnesota Timberwolves 90 L 28-12 21-20 49-32
April 17, 2002 Denver Nuggets 90 at Minnesota Timberwolves 104 W 29-12 21-20 50-32
April 21, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 94 at Dallas Mavericks 101 L 0-0 0-1 0-1
April 24, 2002 Minnesota Timberwolves 110 at Dallas Mavericks 122 L 0-0 0-2 0-2
April 28, 2002 Dallas Mavericks 115 at Minnesota Timberwolves 102 L 0-1 0-2 0-3


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