Nothing but Nets as Brooklyn beats Raptors

By Alejandro Freixes, CCNN Head Writer

It was a tough game between the Brooklyn Nets and Toronto Raptors on Monday, but with 1:14 left on the clock and both teams tied, Paul Pierce launched a three-pointer to help Brooklyn seal the deal 101-97. Deron Williams and Shaun Livingston ended up with 18 points, while Pierce had 15. Toronto didn’t go down easy, as Amir Johnson and Tyler Hansbrough knocked 16 in, while Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry earned a fifth career triple-double with 20 points, 12 rebounds, and 11 assists.

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