Recap - Nets Defeat Los Angeles 102-93
|Recap - Nets Defeat Los Angeles 102-93|
Joe Johnson scored 21 points leading the Nets to a 102-93 victory over Los Angeles at Barclays Center on Thursday.
Brooklyn was an underdog by 1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 199.5.
Brooklyn got 21 points from Andray Blatche and another 16 points from Brook Lopez. Paul Pierce contributed 5 assists, while Andray Blatche cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 20 points from Chris Paul in a losing cause and another 19 points from Jamal Crawford. Blake Griffin contributed 3 assists for the Clippers, while DeAndre Jordan had 12 rebounds.
The Nets hit the break leading 56-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-42.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act on the road to face Detroit looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Washington.