Found November 23, 2012 on Fox Sports West:
NEW YORK (AP) -- Brook Lopez had 26 points, including consecutive baskets during the game's decisive stretch, and the Brooklyn Nets shut down the Los Angeles Clippers in the fourth quarter for an 86-76 victory Friday night. Brooklyn outscored Los Angeles 23-13 during a final period in which Chris Paul had no points, two assists and six fouls. Deron Williams didn't have a great game either, but he improved to 14-4 in the longtime rivalry between two of the NBA's top point guards. Joe Johnson added 19 points for the Nets, who limited the Clippers to 29 points in the second half and got back on track after losing the final two games of a six-game road trip. Blake Griffin and Paul each had 14 points for the Clippers, who have dropped two in a row following a six-game winning streak. DeAndre Jordan had 12 points and 13 rebounds, and Jamal Crawford finished with 13 points. Williams had 11 points and eight assists, continuing a shooting slump by going 3 of 10. But the Nets ...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Nets 86, Clippers 76

Brook Lopez had 26 points, including consecutive baskets during the game's decisive stretch, and the Brooklyn Nets shut down the Los Angeles Clippers in the fourth quarter for an 86-76 victory Friday night. Brooklyn outscored Los Angeles 23-13 during a final period in which Chris Paul had no points, two assists and six fouls. Deron Williams didn't have a great game either...

Lopez leads Nets past Clippers

Brook Lopez scored 26 points, including consecutive baskets during the game's decisive stretch, and the Brooklyn Nets shut down the Los Angeles Clippers in the fourth quarter for an 86-76 victory Friday night. Brooklyn outscored Los Angeles 23-13 during a final period in which Chris Paul had no points, two assists and six fouls. Deron Williams didn't have a great game either...

Lopez helps Nets end two-game skid

BROOKLYN, N.Y. - After the Brooklyn Nets lost the last two games of their recent Western road trip, the team's rejuvenated center Brook Lopez knew it was time to get back to business. "I was really disappointed with the way we lost the last two games," Lopez said. "We wanted to come back home and play a big game. It was just a matter of coming out with energy...

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Brooklyn Nets prediction and preview

The road trip begins The Portland Trail Blazers are set to take their first trip to the East Coast this Sunday, and it will begin a seven-game stint where the team will be away from the Rose Garden. Matchup: Portland (6-6) @ Brooklyn Nets (7-4) Venue: Barclays Center Time: 12:00 PM PT Date: Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012 The Brooklyn Nets have undergone a load of transitions since last season...

Trail Blazers-Nets Preview

It didn't take long for the Nets to start feeling at home at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The Portland Trail Blazers won't be playing at home for a while. Brooklyn looks to extend its best home start in a decade on Sunday when Portland opens a season-high seven-game trip. After going 9-24 at home last season when based in New Jersey, the new-look Nets (7-4) have won...
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.