Pacers let lead slip in Brooklyn, lose to Nets
NEW YORK (AP) — Brook Lopez scored 23 points, Bojan Bogdanovic added 18, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Indiana Pacers 120-110 on Saturday night.
Sergey Karasev added a career-high 17 points for the Nets, who took a 104-102 lead on Bogdanovic’s 3-pointer with 5:41 remaining in the game.
Lopez then scored nine consecutive points for Brooklyn before Bogdanovic nailed a contested 3-pointer to put Brooklyn ahead 116-110 with 39 seconds remaining.
Paul George then missed a 3-pointer with 25 seconds remaining, sealing the win for Brooklyn.
George finished with 27 points and Ian Mahinmi added 18 for the Pacers.