Brooklyn, NY (Sports Network) - Reggie Evans and Brook Lopez overpowered the
Philadelphia 76ers in leading the Brooklyn Nets to a 104-83 victory Tuesday at
the Barclay Center.
Evans tallied 17 points and 24 rebounds for Brooklyn, which also received a
monster double-double of 29 points and 11 boards from Lopez. Neither of the
Nets' big men played in the fourth quarter.
Evans has now pulled down 20 rebounds or more in back-to-back games and an NBA
leading nine times on the season.
Deron Williams, Joe Johnson and MarShon Brooks contributed 11 points apiece in
The Nets entered the contest two games ahead of Chicago for fourth place in
the Eastern Conference standings. The victory was the third in four games for
P.J. Carlesimo's squad.
Nick Young and Jrue Holiday scored 18 and 15 points, respectively, for
Philadelphia. The Sixers concluded their four-game road trip with only one
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