Brooklyn vs Portland Wrap - Brooklyn Wins 111-93
|Brooklyn vs Portland Wrap - Brooklyn Wins 111-93|
Brooklyn got 28 points from Brook Lopez en route to a 111-93 victory over Portland on Wednesday at Rose Garden.
The Nets were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 196.5.
Brooklyn got 22 points from Reggie Evans and another 12 points from Gerald Wallace. Deron Williams contributed 10 assists, while Reggie Evans cleaned the glass with 26 rebounds.
Portland got 24 points from LaMarcus Aldridge in a losing cause and another 15 points from Damian Lillard. Nicolas Batum contributed 6 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Meyers Leonard had 9 rebounds.
The Nets hit the break leading 64-41 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Brooklyn as they grabbed 54 boards, while Portland only had 40.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act on the road to face Denver looking for another win. For Portland, they head home to face Utah.