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(December 7, 2013)
MILWAUKEE, Wis.—Saturday at the Bradley Harris BMO Center, Brook Lopez scored 20 first-half points, finishing with 32, as the Nets beat the Milwaukee Bucks, 90-82. A 19-7 run spanning the third and fourth quarters put Brooklyn ahead for good.
Lopez shot 11-of-13 from the field and 10-of-11 at the line. Joe Johnson added 15 points, 4 rebounds and 5 assists in 42 minutes. Off the bench, Andray Blatche tallied 11 points and 8 rebounds.
The Nets now return to Brooklyn, where they open a two-game homestand on Tuesday against the Celtics (YES Network, WFAN 660 / 101.9 FM, 7:30 p.m.)