Recap - Nets Defeat Charlotte 104-99
Deron Williams went off for 25 points and added 3 rebounds leading Brooklyn over Charlotte, 104-99, on Wednesday at Barclays Center.
Brooklyn won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 6.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 193.5.
Brooklyn got 20 points from Joe Johnson and another 17 points from Shaun Livingston. Deron Williams contributed 8 assists, while Joe Johnson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Charlotte got 18 points from Al Jefferson in a losing cause and another 17 points from Gary Neal. Kemba Walker contributed 7 assists for the Bobcats, while Al Jefferson had 12 rebounds.
Brooklyn led at halftime, 54-46.
Charlotte won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-39.
Brooklyn looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Bobcats will aim to get back on the winning track vs Portland.