Bos 18 25 20 17 80
NJN 24 22 16 20 82
Date of game: 10/15/2013

Recap: Brooklyn vs. Boston

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Brook Lopez had 20 points, Andray Blatche added 14 and Chris Johnson made two free throws with seven seconds left in regulation to lift the Nets over the Celtics, 82-80, in preseason action.

After Johnson's free throws broke an 80-80 tie, Courtney Lee missed a jumper and Gary Forbes grabbed the rebound to secure Brooklyn's victory.

Paul Pierce scored just four points on 1-of-6 shooting but pulled down 10 rebounds and handed out five assists against his former team. Kevin Garnett was given the night off.

Lee paced Boston with 14 points off the bench.

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