Recap - Nets Defeat Memphis 103-94
Brooklyn earned a 103-94 victory over Memphis on Wednesday, getting 21 points from Joe Johnson at Barclays Center.
Brooklyn was a favorite by 1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 187.5.
Brooklyn got 20 points from Marcus Thornton and another 16 points from Deron Williams. Deron Williams contributed 7 assists, while Paul Pierce cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Memphis got 19 points from Jon Leuer in a losing cause and another 18 points from Marc Gasol. Nick Calathes contributed 5 assists for the Grizzlies, while Kosta Koufos had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Brooklyn were victorious, as the score was 54-44 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 43 boards, while Brooklyn only had 36.
Brooklyn looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Grizzlies will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.