Recap - Nets Defeat Washington 95-78
|Recap - Nets Defeat Washington 95-78|
Brooklyn got 42 points from Deron Williams en route to a 95-78 victory over Washington on Friday at Barclays Center.
Brooklyn was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 182.5.
Brooklyn got 11 points from Reggie Evans and another 11 points from Brook Lopez. Gerald Wallace contributed 5 assists, while Reggie Evans cleaned the glass with 24 rebounds.
Washington got 16 points from John Wall in a losing cause and another 11 points from Nene Hilario. A.J. Price contributed 4 assists for the Wizards, while Emeka Okafor had 9 rebounds.
Brooklyn led at halftime, 59-33.
Brooklyn won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 61-44.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Charlotte.