PHILADELPHIA -- Christopher Johnson and Mirza Teletovic each scored 21 points to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 127-97 preseason victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.
The Nets made 14 of their first 23 shots and the starters led them to a 65-49 halftime lead. The Nets shot 59 per cent in the first half against a Sixers team that is rebuilding for the long haul.
First-year Philadelphia coach Brett Brown kept at least three starters in the game until the end. Brown called two late timeouts after two Brooklyn 3s stretched the lead to 31.