Bargnani scratches season
Ohio(AP) With Brook Lopez in foul fuss, Andrea Bargnani picked a perfect time to give the Brooklyn Nets his best game of the growing season.
Bargnani obtained a season high 23 points, Thaddeus Young had 18 points and 11 boards, And the Nets beat the Philadelphia 76ers 100 91 on thursday night night.
"It was a good win because in our crisis we take every win, Bargnani acknowledged. "At the end we got the ‘W’ and that’s the only goal at the end of the day,
Just back from a hamstring muscle injury, The first kind No. 1 over all pick played 23 minutes. Lopez was restricted to just 19, Taking only three shots and rating seven points.
Brooklyn won for the sixth amount of in time its last seven home games. Philadelphia fell to 0 13 traveling.
"We without doubt, had to win the game, Kids said. "We’re alleged to beat the teams that we’re designed beat. Everybody put us in favour of beating the Sixers,
Shane Larkin scored 14 points and Bojan Bogdanovic had 10 for your Nets.
"(I’m also) Just playing with full confidence, Larkin claims. "My coaches and teammates instill all the assurance in me and tell me to take the shots and make the plays for us.
This was the second game for Okafor since returning from a two game insides.
"Just waiting to hear about my rhythm back, Okafor acknowledged. "I’m shopping play more games and just getting(Brand new) Amount back. Tonight that was the result. I’m going to try to keep improving and play every game,
The Nets set the tone early by getting only 13 points in the first quarter, The fewest they’ve deserted in any period this season. Philadelphia began the sport 0 for 15 on 3 pointers before McConnell made one with 4:11 left from the second quarter.
Brooklyn opened the fourth quarter with an 18 6 run and not looked back. Larkin scored eight in that run.
"We started the period with our starting group and I considered that we ended the third period, Those guys were worn out, 76ers discipline Brett Brown said. "That that they a great effort. That collective was great. You’ll tell they were fatigued. So we started the fourth period with the group that started the game and tried to get off to an excellent start and we just didn’t do that,
76ers: Eliza Preston, Philadelphia’s director of advertising, Denied a report of owner Josh Harris having any goal of selling the team. "Josh has said repeatedly that he hopes to own the Sixers for ages and keep it in the family in the past. He loves owning they and the(Description) Is erroneous and not true,. Tony Wroten started his first game this season and is on a 16 minute limitation.
Netting: Young fell just shy of this third one-off 20 point game. That might have been his longest streak since he had six straight for Philadelphia in March 2014.. Coach Lionel Hollins wants more ball motions on offense. "I try to put some stuff in that would get the ball laterally so we could initiate, Have ball from one side, Bring the ball back versus just fall one shot, A quick shot or maybe a pass and a shot, He explained.
The Sixers have already been just 4 of 31(13 for every cent) From 3 point range at some point. It was the first time in Nets history a competitor shot 30 or more 3s and made fewer than eight.