Recap - Nets Defeat Orlando 98-86
|Recap - Nets Defeat Orlando 98-86|
Joe Johnson scored 22 points leading the Nets to a 98-86 victory over Orlando at Amway Center on Friday.
Brooklyn was a favorite by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 184.5.
Brooklyn got 20 points from Gerald Wallace and another 14 points from Andray Blatche. Deron Williams contributed 7 assists, while Reggie Evans cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Magic got a 16-point performance from Glen Davis, who was supported by 13 points from E'Twaun Moore. E'Twaun Moore had 4 assists in a losing cause for Orlando, while Maurice Harkless grabbed 7 rebounds.
Brooklyn led at halftime, 45-44.
The rebound battle favored Brooklyn as they grabbed 41 boards, while Orlando only had 36.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For Orlando, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.