Nets vs Bulls Final: 93-89 - Recap
|Nets vs Bulls Final: 93-89 - Recap|
Brook Lopez scored 20 points leading the Nets to a 93-89 victory over Chicago at Barclays Center on Friday.
The Nets won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Brooklyn got 13 points from Joe Johnson and another 13 points from MarShon Brooks. Deron Williams contributed 6 assists, while Gerald Wallace cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Chicago got 18 points from Luol Deng in a losing cause and another 18 points from Marco Belinelli. Nate Robinson contributed 11 assists for the Bulls, while Taj Gibson had 9 rebounds.
The Nets hit the break trailing 42-41 before taking care of business in the second half.
Brooklyn won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-29.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Atlanta.