Utah 92, Brooklyn 90

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 7:30 PM
Location - Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York
Officials - #68 Marat Kogut, #42 Eric Lewis, #13 Monty McCutchen
Attendance - 15835

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Utah 20 24 26 22 92
Brooklyn 24 33 17 16 90

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Utah 14-12 9-2 5-10 W1
Brooklyn 13-11 8-6 5-5 L2

Recap


Jazz 92, Nets 90:
Mo Williams scored 19 points and dished out six assists while Al Jefferson and Marvin Williams notched double-doubles as visiting Utah held off Brooklyn to snap a two-game skid.

Jefferson recorded 16 points and 11 rebounds while Marvin Williams added 11 and 10 for the Jazz, who have won seven of the last eight meetings with the Nets. 

Joe Johnson scored a game-high 21 points for the Nets, who have lost five of their last six at Barclays Center after winning seven of their first eight contests in their new building. Brook Lopez added 16 points and Deron Williams scored 14 against his former team. 

Brooklyn led 57-44 at halftime before the Jazz turned up the defensive intensity and held the Nets to 33 points in the second half. 

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Nets dropped to 10-2 when holding their opponent under 100 points. … Utah is 3-0 against the Nets since trading Williams to them. … Brooklyn fell to 9-3 overall when leading after three quarters and 6-2 in that situation at home.

Top Game Performances

Utah   Brooklyn
Mo Williams 19 Scoring Joe Johnson 21
Mo Williams 6 Assists Deron Williams 5
Al Jefferson 11 Rebounds Kris Humphries 11
Derrick Favors 5 Free Throws Made Brook Lopez 6
Paul Millsap 3 Steals Joe Johnson 2
Derrick Favors 3 Blocks Brook Lopez 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Utah 92 44.6 5-20 13-16 23 48 8 5 15
Brooklyn 90 42.9 7-17 17-22 16 38 3 8 14

Upcoming Games

  • Brooklyn will play their next game on the road against New York. The Nets have a W/L % of .692 after a win and .364 after a loss.
  • Utah will play their next game on the road against Indiana . The Jazz have a W/L % of .571 after a win and .500 after a loss.