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Brooklyn Nets @ Atlanta Hawks 3/9/19 Postgame Notes and Observations

The Nets didn’t put up their best showing against the Hawks yet somehow still found a way to snag the win. They missed threes and free throws a plenty but still did enough to secure the W. Here’s how it went down.

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1st Quarter:

  • Atlanta go on a 6-0 run to start the game
  • First bucket of the game is a corner three for Kurucs
  • The offensive board from Allen leads to an easy layup for Crabbe
  • Feathery floater from Russell
  • Wonderful cross court pass from D’Lo to Harris leads to the three
  • The Russell three gives them their first lead of the contest
  • Carroll hits the floater
  • Nice pick and roll play to break down the Hawks offense
  • DeMarr3 Carroll
  • Bank shot for Spencer
  • Backs it up with the three pointer
  • Nets hold a 26-23 lead after one

2nd Quarter:

  • Russell is so sleek with the floater
  • Wide open three for Carroll gives the Nets a 5-point lead, their largest of the game
  • Lovely leaner from Dinwiddie
  • Strong finish on the two by Harris
  • Sleek two man game with Dinwiddie and Allen in the pick and roll
  • Rodions hits his second three
  • Free throw shooting has been poor so far tonight
  • Fancy footwork from LeVert
  • Nets have a 9 point lead at the half

3rd Quarter:

  • Oh yeah, D’Lo can dunk too
  • Atlanta have cut the lead down to 6
  • Russell hits his second three
  • Sensational kick out pass to Kurucs for his third three
  • Nice to see Crabbe hit his first three in two games
  • Fabulous pass from Russell to Harris on an alley-oop layup
  • Lead trimmed to 4 on an 8-1 run Atlanta run
  • 5 turnovers for the Nets in this quarter
  • Game is all tied up
  • Much needed Spencer Dinwiddie three
  • Great feed by Dinwiddie on the Carroll cut
  • Pullup three from Dinwiddie to back it up
  • Nets up 83-77 at the end of the third

4th Quarter:

  • Dinwiddie kicks off the fourth with a three
  • Lovely drive from Spencer
  • Confident three from Rodions, his fourth of the night
  • Nets lead dwindles to 2
  • Rodions slam!
  • Atlanta take the lead
  • Spencer drive leads to an Allen dunk
  • Dagger three from D’Lo
  • Missed free throws have been killer tonight
  • Nets win it 114-112