NBA journey-man Bojan Bogdanovic logged 30 points and led his Indiana Pacers squad to make a comeback from a 17-point deficit against the visiting Cleveland Cavaliers, 92-90. Indiana now leads the series 2-1. (more…)
Thaddeus Young Archive
Brook Lopez, the 7-footer have scored a season-high of 30 points and also grabbed 13 rebounds, leading the Nets to a 100-97 triumph over the Boston Celtics on Saturday.
Nets teammate Joe Johnson chipped in 20 points while Thaddeus Young 16 points along with 10 boards, and Bojan Bogdanovic logged 13 points for Brooklyn, which won just for the third time in 11 outings.
Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas had 24 points while Jae Crowder 16 and teammate Evan Turner got 12 points for Boston. The Celtics slipped their second straight following a season-high four-game winning streak.
Brooklyn Nets guard Jarrett Jack left the game right after fallling to the basketball court and grabbing his right knee late in the third quarter. Nets team officials said it was just a sprain.
Brooklyn led by 10 points entering the fourth quarter, however Boston started the final quarter with a 12-2 run, tying the game on Turner’s baseline fallaway jump shot.
However, Brook Lopez made a 3-point play and a couple of baskets, shifting the Nets ahead 92-85 on his flip inside the lane with 5:34 in the ballgame.
Celtics sealed it to a 98-95 on Crowder‘s and-1 play with only 39 seconds left, then again Lopez made a dunk 12 seconds afterwards. Jonas Jerebko missed a corner three-pointer in the final and last seconds then the final buzzer sound against Boston prior to Crowder could try out another 3-pointer.
There’s a skirmish at the start of third quarter when Celtics‘ Jared Sullinger took a hard foul on Lopez, which was confirmed as a flagrant 1. Both players fell to the deck, and Jack screamed some thing down at Sullinger.
Crowder walked in and then the two needed to be separated. Jack as well as Crowder both got technical fouls.
Both teams initiated the game to a fast starts and also were shooting beyond 50 percent for the majority of of the first quarter. Brooklyn Nets led 31-29 at the end of first quarter and by one entering the halftime.
Final score Nets 100 Celtics 97
Amir Johnson gives the double-swat to Thaddeus Young in the paint! pic.twitter.com/eTlDphR705
— Boston Celtics (@celtics) January 2, 2016
— Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) January 2, 2016
— Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) January 2, 2016
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Nicolas Batum had 24 points and 8 assists when Charlotte Hornets beats Brooklyn Nets 116 – 111. Batum had a poor shooting night in Hornets‘ previous game where he only converted 1 field goal out of 9 attempts (more…)
See them at the bottom of the NBA standings but Brooklyn Nets is the only team in the NBA so far that made a serious threat to Golden State Warriors when they clashed last time in Oakland. Today they faced another team in the top .500 but this time around they’re successful to add another win in their win-loss card. (more…)
Number of Cards: 30
Parallel: Purple and Platinum
Review: Panini has made me sad looking at the checklist. This set features young players of NBA. Why Panini you did not include Gordon Hayward on this set?
Anyway, the regular cards are /175, Purple version are /25 and the 1/1 Platinum.
|1||NBA Materials||Jrue Holiday||New Orleans Pelicans||NN||25|
|2||NBA Materials||LeBron James||Miami Heat||NN||25|
|3||NBA Materials||Deron Williams||Brooklyn Nets||NN||25|
|4||NBA Materials||Russell Westbrook||Oklahoma City Thunder||NN||20|
|5||NBA Materials||Al Horford||Atlanta Hawks||NN||12|
|6||NBA Materials||Kyrie Irving||Cleveland Cavaliers||NN||25|
|7||NBA Materials||Paul Pierce||Brooklyn Nets||NN||25|
|8||NBA Materials||Dirk Nowitzki||Dallas Mavericks||NN||25|
|9||NBA Materials||Ben Gordon||Charlotte Bobcats||NN||25|
|10||NBA Materials||Devin Harris||Dallas Mavericks||NN||25|
|11||NBA Materials||Tim Duncan||San Antonio Spurs||NN||25|
|12||NBA Materials||Shane Battier||Miami Heat||NN||25|
|13||NBA Materials||Monta Ellis||Dallas Mavericks||NN||25|
|14||NBA Materials||Terrence Ross||Toronto Raptors||NN||25|
|15||NBA Materials||Anthony Davis||New Orleans Pelicans||NN||25|
|16||NBA Materials||Austin Rivers||New Orleans Pelicans||NN||25|
|17||NBA Materials||Thabo Sefolosha||Oklahoma City Thunder||NN||25|
|18||NBA Materials||Thaddeus Young||Philadelphia 76ers||NN||25|
|19||NBA Materials||DeMar DeRozan||Toronto Raptors||NN||25|
|20||NBA Materials||Thomas Robinson||Portland Trail Blazers||NN||25|
|21||NBA Materials||Manu Ginobili||San Antonio Spurs||NN||25|
|22||NBA Materials||Drew Gooden||Milwaukee Bucks||NN||25|
|23||NBA Materials||Kendall Marshall||Phoenix Suns||NN||25|
|24||NBA Materials||Blake Griffin||Los Angeles Clippers||NN|
|25||NBA Materials||Al Jefferson||Charlotte Bobcats||NN||25|
Thaddeus Young base card from 2012-13 Panini Prestige Basketball product. (more…)