Evan Turner hit a runner at the horn in overtime as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets 121-10 on Friday night.
Turner finished with a game-high 29 points, 10 rebounds and five assists. Rookie Michael Carter-Williams returned from his knee injury and finished with 15 points and 10 assists while Thaddeus Young poured in 25 points.
Paul Pierce returned to the starting lineup for the Nets as Kevin Garnett got the night off. Pierce scored 24 points, including a three-pointer that gave the Nets a one-point lead with 16 seconds left in overtime. Pierce also had 10 rebounds. Alan Anderson scored a team-high 26 points and Brook Lopez had 22 points and seven rebounds.
Deron Williams scored 17 points and dished out 14 assists.
Neither the Nets nor the 76ers made a basket in the final 2:55 of regulation, but the 76ers sent the game into overtime with three free throws.
Both teams put on a show on offense. The Nets hit 15 of their 33 three-pointers (45.5%) while the 76ers got up 100 shots from the field(!), hitting 51 of them (51.0%).
The 76ers improved to 8-19 while the Nets fell to 9-17.