New Jersey vs Charlotte Wrap - New Jersey Wins 83-74
Charlotte was victimized for 20 points and 15 rebounds by Kris Humphries as the Nets defeated the Bobcats 83-74 in NBA action on Friday.
Bettors who backed the Nets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 1.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 192.5.
Anthony Morrow had 17 points for New Jersey and Jordan Farmar chipped in with 11 points. Jordan Farmar had 7 assists for the Nets, while Kris Humphries was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
The Bobcats got a 19-point performance from Corey Maggette, who was supported by 11 points from Bismack Biyombo. D.J. Augustin had 8 assists in a losing cause for Charlotte, while Bismack Biyombo grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Jersey were victorious, as the score was 39-35 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Jersey as they grabbed 56 boards, while Charlotte only had 43.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act home to face Houston looking for another win. For Charlotte, they head on the road to face Oklahoma City.