Andray Blatche, Joe Johnson push Nets over Raptors

The Brooklyn Nets stole one from the Toronto Raptors, 102-100. Brooklyn (4-10) has won just 2 of their last 10 games.

Andray Blatche put up 24 points on 10-16 shooting. Other top contributors for Brooklyn included Joe Johnson with 21 points and 6 rebounds, and Kevin Garnett with 12 points and 6 rebounds. DeMar DeRozan had another strong performance for Toronto in the loss, scoring 27 points on 9-15 shooting (4-6 on 3-point attempts), in addition to going 5-5 from the free throw line. Kyle Lowry chipped in 24 points and 6 assists.

Coming up, the Nets play the Los Angeles Lakers, who are 7-8 on the season. The Raptors match up with the Miami Heat, currently sitting at 11-3 this year. The Raptors are 0-1 versus Miami this season.