1996-1997 Minnesota Timberwolves
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Season Overview

40-42 Lost First Round
Record Outcome

1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves

What was the record of the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves?

The Minnesota Timberwolves finished the regular season with a 40-42 record. They went 25-16 at home and 15-26 on the road. Including the playoffs, the Minnesota Timberwolves went 40-45. Their final game was a loss in the Western Conference First Round to the Houston Rockets.

What division did the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves play in?

The 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves played in the Midwest Division of the Western Conference.

Did the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves make the Playoffs?

Yes, the Minnesota Timberwolves made the Playoffs in 1997. They lost their only series against the Houston Rockets in the Western Conference First Round.

What was the point differential for the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves?

The Minnesota Timberwolves finished the regular season with a point differential of -121. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Timberwolves could have been expected to have about 36.7 wins, or a 37-45 record in the regular season.

How did the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves perform in one-possession games?

In close, one-possession games, or games that went to overtime, the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves went 12-5.

How did the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves perform in overtime games?

During the regular season, the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves went 2-1 in overtime games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves was a 4 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves?

The longest losing streak that the Minnesota Timberwolves had during the 1996-97 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1996-97 Minnesota Timberwolves Schedule

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Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Nov 1, 1996 vs Spurs W 82 - 78
Sun, Nov 3, 1996 @ Lakers L 85 - 91
Tue, Nov 5, 1996 @ Suns W 98 - 95
Thu, Nov 7, 1996 @ Trail Blazers L 94 - 95 OT
Sun, Nov 10, 1996 @ Clippers L 70 - 81
Tue, Nov 12, 1996 vs Trail Blazers W 100 - 97
Thu, Nov 14, 1996 vs Mavericks W 100 - 90
Sat, Nov 16, 1996 @ Knicks L 79 - 82
Tue, Nov 19, 1996 @ Rockets L 93 - 122
Thu, Nov 21, 1996 @ Magic L 86 - 90
Sat, Nov 23, 1996 vs Clippers W 98 - 96
Mon, Nov 25, 1996 @ Bullets L 98 - 105
Wed, Nov 27, 1996 vs SuperSonics L 98 - 106
Fri, Nov 29, 1996 @ Nuggets W 108 - 103
Sat, Nov 30, 1996 vs Raptors W 79 - 70
Tue, Dec 3, 1996 vs Kings L 89 - 96
Thu, Dec 5, 1996 @ SuperSonics L 86 - 117
Fri, Dec 6, 1996 @ Jazz L 95 - 106
Sun, Dec 8, 1996 @ Lakers L 86 - 110
Tue, Dec 10, 1996 vs Rockets L 94 - 96
Wed, Dec 11, 1996 @ Bulls L 86 - 103
Fri, Dec 13, 1996 vs Suns W 108 - 105
Sat, Dec 14, 1996 vs Cavaliers L 93 - 101
Wed, Dec 18, 1996 @ Warriors L 96 - 123
Thu, Dec 19, 1996 @ Kings L 105 - 112
Sat, Dec 21, 1996 vs Lakers W 103 - 88
Mon, Dec 23, 1996 vs Jazz W 107 - 98
Thu, Dec 26, 1996 vs Knicks W 88 - 80
Sat, Dec 28, 1996 vs Nuggets W 103 - 96 OT
Mon, Dec 30, 1996 @ Cavaliers L 96 - 108
Fri, Jan 3 @ Celtics W 94 - 84
Sat, Jan 4 @ Bucks W 97 - 91
Tue, Jan 7 vs Rockets L 95 - 104
Thu, Jan 9 @ Nets W 110 - 107
Sat, Jan 11 vs Clippers W 95 - 93
Tue, Jan 14 @ Hawks L 93 - 95
Wed, Jan 15 vs Bulls L 102 - 112
Sat, Jan 18 vs Warriors W 108 - 93
Mon, Jan 20 vs Spurs W 96 - 83
Tue, Jan 21 @ Raptors L 106 - 118
Thu, Jan 23 @ Grizzlies W 95 - 76
Sat, Jan 25 @ Trail Blazers L 94 - 101
Tue, Jan 28 vs Kings L 88 - 91
Thu, Jan 30 @ Mavericks W 92 - 82
Fri, Jan 31 @ Spurs W 97 - 95
Sun, Feb 2 vs Trail Blazers W 103 - 102
Tue, Feb 4 @ Hornets L 101 - 115
Thu, Feb 6 vs Grizzlies W 103 - 86
Wed, Feb 12 vs Lakers L 84 - 100
Fri, Feb 14 vs Magic W 104 - 100
Sun, Feb 16 vs Suns W 107 - 96
Tue, Feb 18 @ Kings L 84 - 95
Wed, Feb 19 @ Grizzlies W 84 - 73
Fri, Feb 21 vs Warriors W 101 - 82
Wed, Feb 26 @ Spurs W 108 - 89
Thu, Feb 27 @ Mavericks W 107 - 105 2OT
Sun, Mar 2 vs Hornets L 96 - 108
Wed, Mar 5 vs Pistons L 88 - 92
Fri, Mar 7 vs Nuggets W 96 - 83
Sun, Mar 9 vs Jazz L 106 - 115
Tue, Mar 11 vs 76ers W 104 - 100
Thu, Mar 13 vs SuperSonics L 92 - 108
Fri, Mar 14 @ 76ers L 95 - 109
Sun, Mar 16 vs Celtics W 119 - 101
Tue, Mar 18 @ Pacers L 97 - 115
Wed, Mar 19 vs Grizzlies W 95 - 72
Fri, Mar 21 @ Pistons L 98 - 112
Sun, Mar 23 vs Heat L 108 - 113
Tue, Mar 25 @ Rockets L 103 - 112
Wed, Mar 26 @ Nuggets W 102 - 100
Fri, Mar 28 @ SuperSonics L 81 - 92
Sun, Mar 30 @ Warriors W 113 - 102
Wed, Apr 2 vs Nets W 94 - 89
Fri, Apr 4 vs Bullets W 97 - 95
Sun, Apr 6 vs Pacers L 83 - 94
Tue, Apr 8 @ Suns L 107 - 115
Thu, Apr 10 @ Clippers W 108 - 96
Sat, Apr 12 vs Hawks L 66 - 80
Mon, Apr 14 @ Heat W 95 - 87
Wed, Apr 16 vs Mavericks L 77 - 92
Fri, Apr 18 vs Bucks W 122 - 112
Sat, Apr 19 @ Jazz L 89 - 101
Playoffs
Western Conference First Round
Thu, Apr 24 @ Rockets L 95 - 112
Sat, Apr 26 @ Rockets L 84 - 96
Tue, Apr 29 vs Rockets L 120 - 125

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