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"Brooklyn Nets take down Toronto Raptors"

Kevin Garnett showing his Brooklyn Pride
Kevin Garnett showing his Brooklyn Pride
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Winning 102-98, the Brooklyn Nets let the Toronto Raptors back into the game after leading them by 15 points with five minutes left in the fourth quarter giving them a chance to win. The Raptors nearly pulled off a major upset which would have given them a 2-1 series lead over Brooklyn, but instead it's the Nets that has the 2-1 lead.

Leader scorers for the nets were Joe Johnson with 29 points, Deron Williams with 22 points and Paul Pierce with 18 points. The Nets seemed to let up on their defense and Toronto took advantage and gained momentum down the stretch in the fourth quarter.

DeMar DeRozan lead the Raptors in scoring with 30 points