Nets top Hawks 91-83 in Game 3, series now 2-1
BROOKLYN (PIX11) – The Brooklyn Nets used an 18-0 run to beat the Atlanta Hawks 91-83 in Game 3 of their playoff series. Brook Lopez led the Nets with 22 points and Thaddeus Young added 18 points and 11 rebounds. The Hawks now lead the playoff series 2-1.
The Nets were ahead 47-40 at half, but their lead disappeared thanks to an 11-0 Atlanta run. DeMarre Carroll scored 22 points to lead the top seeded Hawks.
Bojan Bogdanovic had 11 points in the first quarter as the Nets jumped out to a 15 point lead. The Hawks battled back in the second after a slow start.