Milwaukee vs Brooklyn Recap - Nets Win 113-111
Brooklyn got 24 points from Joe Johnson en route to a 113-111 victory over Milwaukee on Tuesday at Barclays Center.
Brooklyn did not, however, defeat the Bucks against the spread, which closed at 5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 193.5.
Brook Lopez had 19 points for Brooklyn and Deron Williams chipped in with 19 points. Deron Williams had 9 assists for the Nets, while Reggie Evans was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
The Bucks got a 34-point performance from Brandon Jennings, who was supported by 21 points from Ersan Ilyasova. Monta Ellis had 8 assists in a losing cause for Milwaukee, while Ersan Ilyasova grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Brooklyn were victorious, as the score was 61-51 at the break.
Brooklyn won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-43.