Recap - Nets Defeat Charlotte 105-96
Brooklyn got 32 points from Deron Williams en route to a 105-96 victory over Charlotte on Saturday at Barclays Center.
Brooklyn did not, however, defeat the Bobcats against the spread, which closed at 15 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 196.5.
Brooklyn got 19 points from Brook Lopez and another 16 points from Andray Blatche. Deron Williams contributed 6 assists, while Reggie Evans cleaned the glass with 20 rebounds.
Charlotte got 27 points from Ben Gordon in a losing cause and another 22 points from Gerald Henderson. Gerald Henderson contributed 5 assists for the Bobcats, while Bismack Biyombo had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Charlotte were victorious, as the score was 54-53 at the break.
Charlotte had a 43-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Brooklyn looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the 76ers. The Bobcats will aim to get back on the winning track at Memphis.