Nets Fall 109-104 Against New Orleans - Game Recap
Brooklyn was victimized by Tyreke Evans for 33 points as the Pelicans defeated the Nets 109-104 in NBA action on Monday.
The Pelicans were a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 199.5.
Anthony Davis had 24 points for New Orleans and Brian Roberts chipped in with 17 points. Tyreke Evans had 7 assists for the Pelicans, while Anthony Davis was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Brooklyn got 24 points from Paul Pierce in a losing cause and another 23 points from Deron Williams. Deron Williams contributed 5 assists for the Nets, while Mason Plumlee had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Brooklyn were victorious, as the score was 58-42 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 53 boards, while Brooklyn only had 46.
New Orleans heads into a battle against the Clippers. Brooklyn, meanwhile, will have their next action against Charlotte.