If you've got a computer or abacus at home...Rockets have made 9 3-pointers, Wolves have made 2. Rockets lead 56-46 late in 2nd qtr
Good to see Nick Johnson get some early time here against the Wolves.
Rockets 31, Wolves 22 after a quarter in Houston. Hamilton, Kilpatrick into game for the visitors
This game is not going to go well for the Timberwolves. 11-2 Rockets out of the gate.
Before tip off the entire starting five of the Timber Wolves, hugged Rockets great and HOF Hakeem Olajuwon.
With Capela callup, Rockets have 11 players available, despite huge absences; Wolves only 8. If they have a tug-of-war, Rockets will roll.
Second Rockets-Timberwolves game this season with introductions in Spanish. FIrst was in Mexico City. Tonight for Noche Latina.
With all of the Timberwolves' injuries, they go with small lineups off the bench. Rockets happily under the circumstances will, too.
Rockets-Wolves lineups: HOU: Ariza, Smith, Howard, Harden and Terry. MINN: Wiggins, Payne, Dieng, Lavine and Brown.
BBL. Sheffield Sharks 91 Glasgow Rocks 88, Newcastle Eagles 101 Surrey United 62, Leeds Force 54 Worcester Wolves 84
On the NEXT play - the Wolves tried to inbound to Wiggins with 0.3 - Clarkson fouled Wiggins but it wasn't called
Little jet lag folks. Friday night Rockets play T-Wolves. A win for the Rockets clinched playoff berth.
Rockets clinch a playoff berth with a victory over T-Wolves on Saturday night.
Does Kevin Garnett play for the Timberwolves? I dimly recall the Timberwolves acquiring a player by that name to much fanfare.
Wolves win twice tonight while losing in OT to Lakers: Their 16 wins are now 2 behind Sixers, who won in Denver tonight, and 3 behind Lakers
Lakers still play Wolves again - but even if Minny wins the head-to-head, I don't think the Lakers catch them - certainly not NY
The Lakers still play the Nets, Sixers, Nuggets, and Wolves, plus two against Sacramento. Some disturbingly winnable games, there. BK
The final: Lakers 101, Wolves 99 in OT. Clarkson came up with the O board and resulting FT's in the final seconds.
Clarkson's two FTs w/ three-tenths of second left in OT gives Lakers' 101-99 victory. Wolves win, too
FINAL: Lakers 101, Timberwolves 99.
Lakers win an ugly one against T-Wolves, 101-99 in OT
23.8 for Wolves to try and tie and take the lead 99-97 Lakers
T-Wolves will have a chance to tie or win this game with 23.8 seconds left.
It should be T-Wolves ball with 23.0 left and Lakers leading by two.
Should? be Wolves ball?
Andrew Wiggins with the basket and foul as T-Wolves regain the lead.
The Lakers had made their first 13 FT's in the game before Tarik Black missed his 2nd just now. Wolves up 94-93, 2:40 left in OT.
T-Wolves are on a 4-0 run as Tarik Black heads to the free-throw line with 3:06 remaining in overtime.
LAL held a 5-point lead with 1:38 to play, before the Wolves got 2 FT's, 3 stops and the corner 3 from Budinger to tie it up.
OT b/w Wolves and Lakers. All fans should get a free beer.
And we're tied. Budinger drained a corner three after the Wolves stripped Black after his O board (could have been a foul). 0:06.6 left.
Lakers ball - Wolves, and Lakers, need a stop