Uncategorized Lopez Leads Nets to 104-95 Victory Over Cavs by Jason Goldstein March 24, 2016 (BROOKLYN) — Brook Lopez had 22 points, seven rebounds and five assists to lead the Nets to a thrilling, but surprising 104-95 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Trailing 92-90 in the fourth quarter, the Nets (20-51) scored 14 straight points to secure the win. Markel Brown, Bojan Bogdanovic, Thaddeus Young, and Lopez were the key catalysts in the spurt, which sent the pro-Nets crowd at Barclays Center into a frenzy with every made shot during crunch time. Cleveland was playing on the second night of a back-to-back and it showed, as they shot 4-for-21 from the field in the fourth quarter and missed 28 three-point attempts on the night. The Nets held Cleveland to just 12 total points in the period, which was the fewest points for any Brooklyn opponent in the fourth quarter all season. LeBron James led the way for the Cavaliers with 30 points, six rebounds and five assists, but went scoreless in the final period on o-for-2 shooting. Both Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love struggled for the Cavs. Irving shot 6-for-22 from the field and Love went 5-for-14. Rondae Hollis-Jefferson played well in his second game back from injury, finishing with 10 points, seven boards and three steals. Shane Larkin and Sergey Karasev started in place of Donald Sloan and Wayne Ellington. In his first start since January 9., Larkin played stuffed the stat sheet with 16 points and seven assists. Up next, the Nets play host to Paul George and the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night. Notes: In the fourth quarter, Lopez passed Vince Carter for second place on the franchise’s all-time leading scoring list with 8,835 points. Buck Williams is the team’s all-time leading scorer with 10,440. The Nets unveiled the logo and uniforms for their NBA D-League affiliate, the Long Island Nets. The team will debut next season and wear uniforms with a red, white and blue color scheme. The Long Island Nets will play at Barclays Center next season before moving to Nassau Coliseum in 2017-18. Post Views: 1,074 The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Jason Goldstein Jason Goldstein is a co host of the Baseline Jumper NBA podcast, recording every Tuesday night along Ben McDonald. Jason has also spent time as the Basketball Editor at DoubleGSports.com while also handling the Brooklyn Nets Lead Writer duties since October 2015. Latest posts by Jason Goldstein (see all) Will Weaver Named Head Coach of the Long Island Nets - July 17, 2018 Sean Marks sets up Nets for Future with more Brilliant Moves - July 13, 2018 Brooklyn Nets Strike Early in Free Agency - July 1, 2018 Nets land Dwight Howard in trade from Hornets - June 20, 2018 Related TopicsBojan BogdanovicBrook LopezBrooklyn NetsCleveland CavaliersDonald SloanKevin LoveKyrie IrvingLeBron JamesLong Island NetsMarkel BrownRondae Hollis-JeffersonSergey KarasevShane LarkinThaddeus YoungVince CarterWayne Ellington Click to comment You must be logged in to post a comment Login Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment. Newsletter Subscription Can't Miss Posts! Women in Sports: NHL Network Host, Jackie Redmond by Nicholas Durst | posted on March 4, 2019 Passion For Sports Led Kelly Burke To Career As Broadcaster by Sunil Sunder Raj | posted on November 16, 2020 Women in Sports: Podcast Host, New York Riptide Sideline Reporter, Dani Wexelman by Luke Porco | posted on March 3, 2020 Women in Sports: Ariel Epstein, On-Air Host at SportsGrid (VIDEO) by Anthony Paradiso | posted on March 12, 2021 CBI to Utilize Experimental Men’s Basketball Rules Including Use of Quarters by Media Release | posted on March 9, 2017 More in Uncategorized You Know I’m Right, Episode 110: New York Giants’ Insider Paul Dottino (Audio/Video) On the 110th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... Lochte, Dressel and Ledecky all Chasing Gold at 2021 Tokyo Olympics The 2021 Summer Olympic games are scheduled to take place from July 23 –... Poirier McGregor Trilogy Is a Hot Ticket but is the Donation Beef a Show? Before UFC 257, Conor McGregor predicted that he would win the fight, but more... Next Level Indoor Golf (Video) Want to golf but don’t belong to a country club? Interested in learning how... Baseball: It’s More Than Just a Game Does Notre Dame Men’s Basketball team even have a prayer?