Raptors Fall 101-97 Against Brooklyn - Game Recap

Brooklyn earned a 101-97 victory over Toronto on Monday, getting 18 points from Shaun Livingston at Barclays Center.

Bettors who backed the Nets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 197.5.

Deron Williams had 18 points for Brooklyn and Paul Pierce chipped in with 15 points. Deron Williams had 5 assists for the Nets, while Mason Plumlee was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Toronto got 21 points from Kyle Lowry in a losing cause and another 16 points from Amir Johnson. Kyle Lowry contributed 7 assists for the Raptors, while Kyle Lowry had 8 rebounds.

Brooklyn trailed at halftime, 51-50.

Toronto won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-30.

Next game, Brooklyn takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Detroit.