DeRozan scores 30 as Raptors beat Nets 100-95 - NBC Sports

DeRozan scores 30 as Raptors beat Nets 100-95
APWF
Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd gestures during Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Toronto Raptors, in Toronto on Saturday, April 19, 2014. The Nets won 94-87. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)
April 22, 2014, 10:24 pm

TORONTO (AP) DeMar DeRozan scored 30 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 15 points and 14 rebounds for his second straight playoff double-double and the Toronto Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 100-95 on Tuesday night, evening their first-round playoff series at one game apiece.

Amir Johnson scored 16 points and Kyle Lowry had 14 as the Raptors rebounded from a 94-87 loss in Game 1.

Joe Johnson scored 18 points, Deron Williams had 15 and Mirza Teletovic 14 for the Nets, who will host Game 3 on Friday night.

Hampered by foul trouble throughout the game, Brooklyn's Paul Pierce went 2 for 11 from the field, including 0 for 6 from 3-point range. He finished with seven points.

© 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.



Channel Finder