Recap - Nets Defeat New Orleans 101-97
|Recap - Nets Defeat New Orleans 101-97|
New Orleans was victimized by Deron Williams for 33 points as the Nets defeated the Hornets 101-97 in NBA action on Tuesday.
Brooklyn was an underdog by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 185.5.
Brooklyn got 20 points from Brook Lopez and another 12 points from Keith Bogans. Deron Williams contributed 8 assists, while Brook Lopez cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Hornets got a 20-point performance from Greivis Vasquez, who was supported by 14 points from Robin Lopez. Greivis Vasquez had 7 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Greivis Vasquez grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Brooklyn were victorious, as the score was 57-41 at the break.
Brooklyn won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-38.
Brooklyn heads into a battle against the Mavericks. New Orleans, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oklahoma City.