Golden State 102, Brooklyn 93

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 10:30 PM
Location - Oracle Arena, Oakland, California
Officials - #73 Tre Maddox, #13 Monty McCutchen, #72 J.T. Orr
Attendance - 18374

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Brooklyn 30 16 20 27 93
Golden State 18 23 33 28 102

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Brooklyn 6-4 4-1 2-3 L2
Golden State 7-5 3-2 4-3 W2

Recap

Warriors 102, Nets 93: Stephen Curry scored 25 points and Klay Thompson added 23 as host Golden State handed Brooklyn its second straight loss.

David Lee had 20 points on 10-of-15 shooting and grabbed 13 rebounds as the Warriors won for the fourth time in five games.

Brook Lopez scored 22 points and Joe Johnson added 13 for the Nets, who went 1-2 on a three-game West Coast swing.

Thompson scored 10 points during the final four-plus minutes of the third quarter as the Warriors outplayed the Nets over the final 18 minutes.

Golden State never led until Carl Landry’s basket with 2:42 left gave the Warriors a 65-63 lead. The basket was part of a 14-3 quarter-ending run that was culminated by a four-point play by Curry with 2.5 seconds left in the stanza.

The Warriors boosted the lead to 100-86 on Lee’s basket with 2:31 left. The Nets pulled within nine before Thompson scored with 52 seconds left to make it a four-possession game.

Brooklyn shot 73.7 percent from the field in the opening quarter while building a 30-18 lead. The Nets led by 13 with 8:22 to play in the half before the Warriors whittled away and trailed 46-41 at halftime.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Golden State was 0-5 when trailing at halftime this season before overcoming the five-point deficit. … Nets forward Gerald Wallace didn’t play due to the ailing ankle that caused him to miss six games earlier this month. … Golden State forward Richard Jefferson (calf) missed his second consecutive contest. … Brooklyn’s Andray Blatche had 11 points and Kris Humphries had 10 on 5-of-6 shooting.

Top Game Performances

Brooklyn   Golden State
Brook Lopez 22 Scoring Stephen Curry 25
Deron Williams 8 Assists Jarrett Jack 9
Andray Blatche 7 Rebounds David Lee 13
Andray Blatche 3 Free Throws Made Stephen Curry 9
Andray Blatche 2 Steals Jarrett Jack 2
Brook Lopez 3 Blocks Festus Ezeli 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Brooklyn 93 45.8 6-23 11-15 26 35 6 7 11
Golden State 102 53.3 7-15 15-19 24 43 1 3 16

Upcoming Games

  • Golden State will play their next game on the road against Denver. The Warriors have a W/L % of .429 after a win and .800 after a loss.
  • Brooklyn will play their next game at home against L.A. Clippers. The Nets have a W/L % of .667 after a win and .500 after a loss.