NEW YORK (AP) Brooklyn made a winning return to major pro sports on Saturday night, with the Nets topping the Toronto Raptors 107-100 in the first game at Barclays Center.
Well, that one hurt.
Despite a dreadful first quarter, the Wizards had a shot to beat Boston but late-game execution cost them, as they fell 89-86 to the Celtics at Verizon Center.
WASHINGTON (AP) Paul Pierce scored 27 points and the Boston Celtics beat the Washington Wizards 89-86 on Saturday for their first victory.
NEW YORK (AP) Carmelo Anthony had 30 points and 10 rebounds, and the Knicks gave suffering New Yorkers something to cheer with a 104-84 victory over the Miami Heat in their storm-delayed season o