Brooklyn vs Cleveland Wrap - Brooklyn Wins 113-95
MarShon Brooks scored 27 points for Brooklyn on Wednesday, leading the Nets to a 113-95 victory over Cleveland at Quicken Loans Arena.
Brooklyn was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 199.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Brooklyn got 24 points from Deron Williams and another 14 points from Brook Lopez. Deron Williams contributed 8 assists, while Reggie Evans cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
The Cavaliers got a 16-point performance from Kyrie Irving, who was supported by 16 points from Marreese Speights. Kyrie Irving had 6 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while Marreese Speights grabbed 10 rebounds.
The Nets hit the break leading 66-36 before taking care of business in the second half.
Brooklyn had a 44-36 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head on the road to face Boston.