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Trail Blazers outlast Hawks in overtime 124-113

Nov. 11, 2019 12:58 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard huddled with the Trail Blazers after regulation against Atlanta, searching for overtime motivation after a four-game losing streak. "I just turned to the group and I told them that, sometimes when you're struggling and having a hard time like we have, you get put in...

Devin Booker scores 27 points, Suns blow out Nets

Nov. 10, 2019 11:45 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Ricky Rubio is a pass-first point guard. Sunday night, he showed he can score when the shots are there as well. Rubio had a season-high 22 points, the most he's had since February of last season with Utah, and added 12 of the Phoenix Suns' 37 assists in a 138-112 rout of the Brooklyn Nets....

Lillard scores 60 points in Trail Blazers' loss to Nets

Nov. 9, 2019 2:09 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard's career- and franchise-high scoring game wasn't enough for the Portland Trail Blazers to get their first home win of the season. Lillard scored a career-high 60 points for Portland in the Trail Blazers' 119-115 loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night. Spencer...

Nets withstand Ingram's big game, hold off Pelicans 135-125

Nov. 4, 2019 11:29 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Brandon Ingram had the best game of his career. The New Orleans Pelicans had the best quarter in their history. Somehow, the Brooklyn Nets found a way to win on a night when the hits kept on coming. "We took a combination, a haymaker, however you want to call it, couple left hooks in the...

New pieces, but Nets not looking different than last season

Nov. 4, 2019 3:03 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets' transformation from the shadows to the spotlight happened in just one night. Building a team that can live up to their new expectations is going to take much longer. Even with Kyrie Irving's terrific start, the Nets remain just what they were early last season: good...

Drummond, Brown lead Pistons over Nets, 113-109

Nov. 2, 2019 10:58 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Though Bruce Brown had career highs in points and assists on Saturday night, his coach was just as interested with a stat he didn't pile up. No turnovers. Dwane Casey praised his second-year player after a 113-109 victory over the Brooklyn Nets, in which Brown had 22 points and seven assists...

Nets slow down Harden, Rockets in 123-116 victory

Nov. 1, 2019 11:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Even though James Harden's jumpers weren't falling, Nets coach Kenny Atkinson wanted to make sure his players kept defending them. So he held up a sign with a picture of former Orlando Magic player Dennis Scott, wearing his No. 3 uniform, with a red line crossing through it. The message...

Pacers beat Nets 118-108 for first victory of season

Oct. 30, 2019 11:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Domantas Sabonis and the Indiana Pacers finally got their first victory of the season. Sabonis scored 29 points, Jeremy Lamb added 25 and Indiana Pacers beat the Brooklyn Nets 118-108 on Wednesday night for their first victory in five games. "(Sabonis) was a monster down there," Pacers...

Crowder hits 3-pointer as expires in OT, Grizzlies top Nets

Oct. 27, 2019 10:32 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Rookie Ja Morant had the best game of his young career and veteran Jae Crowder hit a game-winner to make the Memphis Grizzlies' first victory of the season memorable. Crowder's 3-pointer from the top of the key as time expired in overtime lifted the Grizzlies to a 134-133 win over the...

Irving helps Nets beat Knicks 113-109 after blowing big lead

Oct. 25, 2019 11:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Knicks had the momentum on the court and their fans cheering wildly in the stands. The Nets have Kyrie Irving. He's the main reason that for now, all roads — and bridges and tunnels — point Brooklyn's way in New York's basketball rivalry. Irving scored 26 points and made a...