Keith Firmin brings you The Wrap-Up on all of last night’s NBA games including, Golden State escaping with the W and Brooklyn finally getting a win.
Brooklyn @ Toronto
The Nets finally got their fourth win of the season, beating the Raptors in Toronto, 102-100. Andray Blatche led them in scoring with 24 points. The Raptors backcourt combined for 51 points but didn’t receive enough help from the rest of the team as they dropped to 6-8 on the year.
Los Angeles Lakers @ Washington
The Wizards have been in excellent form of late and last night’s win made it four wins out of five. Their narrow 116-111 win was courtesy of Wall’s third consecutive 30+ point game. Nene also had 30 points for Washington. For the Lakers, Jordan Farmar top scored with 22 points off the bench as they dipped below .500 in the standings. (7-8)
John Wall’s breakaway 360 slam
Orlando @ Atlanta
The Magic made light work of the Hawks on Tuesday night, beating them 109-92. Arron Afflalo had a game-high 26 points for the visitors and Vucevic chipped in a 12 point, 15 rebound double-double in the win. The Hawks are winless so far against the Magic this season.
Golden State @ New Orleans
Eric Gordon’s potential game-winning three rattled in before popping out to let the Warriors off the hook and leave them with the win, 102-101. The victory ended a three game losing skid for the Warriors. Steph Curry came close to a triple-double with 16 points, 8 rebounds and 9 assists. For the Pelicans, Ryan Anderson had 21 points and 12 rebounds off the bench.