New Jersey 94, Golden State 90

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 7:00 PM
Location - Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey
Officials - # Brent Barnaky, #48 Scott Foster, #36 David Jones
Attendance - 13513

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Golden State 22 27 28 13 90
New Jersey 29 22 23 20 94

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Golden State 28-36 19-13 9-23 L1
New Jersey 20-43 16-16 4-27 W3

Recap

Brook Lopez scored New Jersey’s final nine points, including the decisive three-point play, to lift the Nets to a 94-90 victory over the visiting Golden State Warriors on Wednesday.

Lopez had 26 points and 10 rebounds and scored the go-ahead points on a basket and free throw with 1:09 remaining as New Jersey (20-43) won its third straight game.

Golden State’s Reggie Williams missed a game-tying shot with 5.9 seconds left and Lopez sealed the victory with two free throws.

The Warriors had taken an 89-85 lead with under five minutes to play with an 8-0 run in which Stephen Curry scored six points on a 3-pointer and three-point play and Monta Ellis connected on an 18-footer.

Lopez began his game-closing sequence with a layup with 2:28 remaining as New Jersey concluded the game with a 9-1 run.

Anthony Morrow added 22 points for New Jersey. Sasha Vujacic had 16 points and Kris Humphires added 11 and 15 rebounds. Point guard Deron Williams missed the game to attend the birth of his child.

David Lee had 17 points and 10 rebounds, Ellis scored 16 points and Curry tallied 15 for Golden State, which concluded a 2-5 road trip.

Top Game Performances

Golden State   New Jersey
David Lee 17 Scoring Brook Lopez 26
Monta Ellis 4 Assists Jordan Farmar 9
David Lee 10 Rebounds Kris Humphries 15
David Lee 3 Free Throws Made Brook Lopez 6
Andris Biedrins 2 Steals Sundiata Gaines 4
Louis Amundson 2 Blocks Kris Humphries 4

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Golden State 90 44.0 6-14 10-15 16 41 3 11 10
New Jersey 94 43.7 6-18 12-16 25 48 7 5 12

Upcoming Games

  • New Jersey will play their next game at home against L.A. Clippers. The Nets have a W/L % of .368 after a win and .295 after a loss.
  • Golden State will play their next game at home against Orlando. The Warriors have a W/L % of .464 after a win and .417 after a loss.
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