Originally posted on Brooklyn Balling  |  Last updated 11/14/13
Marcus Thornton came off the bench and was scorching hot immediately. He scored 24 points on 10-19 shooting. He also added four three-pointers., There really isn't much to say about this one other than that the Kings knew there was a game tonight, and prepared for it accordingly, while the Nets did not. Losing their third game in a row overall--and fourth in a row on the away from Barclays--the Nets did nothing right on the floor. They shot terribly (37.8%), didn't bother to contest many Sacramento shots, and didn't move the ball around at all on offense. The Nets cut the Kings' double-digit halftime lead to nine early in the third quarter and to 12 in the fourth, but weren't able to come any closer due to blatant defensive mishaps which left the Kings wide open for many of their offensive possessions. The third quarter killed Brooklyn yet again, as Sacramento won the frame by a score of 28-19 and built a 20-point lead that wouldn't be overcome. Now sitting at 2-5, ...
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