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NBA Matchup - Minnesota at LA Lakers

Minnesota Timberwolves (19-18) at Los Angeles Lakers (20-16), 10:30 p.m.
2004-05 Head-to-head record Los Angeles 1-0
2003-04 Head-to-head record Minnesota 3-1
2002-03 Head-to-head record Tied 2-2
2001-02 Head-to-head record Tied 2-2
Overall Head-to-head record Los Angeles 44-16
Home Record: Minnesota 10-8; Los Angeles 13-7
Away Record: Minnesota 9-10; Los Angeles 7-9
Current Streak: Minnesota (L1); Los Angeles (L1)
Record vs. Pacific Division: Minnesota 6-2
Record vs. Northwest Division: Los Angeles 3-4
Record vs. Western Conference: Minnesota 14-7; Los Angeles 13-12
2004-2005 Meetings
01/10 - Los Angeles, 105-96 (at Min)
2003-2004 Meetings
01/06 - Minnesota, 106-90 (at Min)
01/30 - Minnesota, 97-84 (at LA)
03/12 - Minnesota, 96-86 (at Min)
03/26 - Los Angeles, 90-73 (at LA)
2002-2003 Meetings
12/01 - Minnesota, 110-107 (at LA)
12/17 - Minnesota, 96-80 (at Min)
03/07 - Los Angeles, 106-96 (at LA)
03/14 - Los Angeles, 106-99 (at Min)
Game Notes
Note - The Lakers have won two straight after losing the last three meetings.
Note - The Lakers have won four of the last seven meetings.
Note - Minnesota has won five of nine and seven of the last 12 meetings.
Note - The Lakers have won eight of the last 15 meetings.
Note - The Lakers have won 15 of 23 and 20 of the last 29 meetings.
Note - Minnesota has lost two of three and 18 of its last 20 at the Lakers.
Note - The Lakers snapped a two-game series road losing streak on 01/10/05.
Note - The Lakers have lost five of seven and six of their last nine at Minn.
Note - The Lakers have won nine of their last 16 at Minnesota.
Note - Minn has lost eight of 11, 10 of 14 and 11 of its last 16 games.
Note - Minnesota has lost seven of its last eight road games.
Note - The Lakers have won four of their last six games.
Note - The Lakers have won six of 10 and seven of their last 12 games.
Note - The LAL have won four of five and five of their last seven home games.
Note - The Lakers are 18-3 when they allow under 100 points this season.
Minnesota last five games Los Angeles last five games
01/10 - L vs. LA Lakers, 96-105 01/10 - W at Minnesota, 105-96
01/12 - L vs. Orlando, 80-87 01/12 - L at Denver, 83-95
01/14 - W at Denver, 93-83 01/13 - W vs. Cleveland, 98-94
01/15 - W vs. Portland, 92-84 01/15 - W at Golden State, 104-102
01/17 - L vs. Toronto, 91-100 01/17 - L vs. Utah, 94-102

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