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Nets complete a sweep in London

New Jersey beats Toronto in triple overtime at O2 Arena.

March 05, 2011
  • New Jersey's Brook Lopez, shown reaching for the ball over Toronto's Sonny Weems, had 34 points and 14 rebounds in the Nets' triple-overtime victory Saturday in London's O2 Arena.
New Jersey's Brook Lopez, shown reaching for the ball over Toronto's… (Suzanne Plunkett / Reuters )

Travis Outlaw scored the final eight points for New Jersey, and the Nets beat the Toronto Raptors, 137-136, in triple overtime to sweep the NBA's European doubleheader Saturday at O2 Arena in London.

Outlaw's two free throws with 12.6 seconds left put the Nets ahead for good. Toronto's Andrea Bargnani missed a jumper at the horn.

Brook Lopez had 34 points and 14 rebounds for the Nets, and Deron Williams had 21 points and 18 assists. Bargnani scored 35 points.

New Jersey won, 116-103, Friday in the first NBA regular-season game played in Europe.

at Washington 103, Minnesota 96: John Wall had 18 points for the Wizards, who ended a seven-game skid. Kevin Love had 20 points and 21 rebounds for the Timberwolves, his 50th straight double-double, one game shy of tying Moses Malone's streak from 1978-79.

at Houston 112, at Indiana 95: The Rockets won for the sixth time in seven games.

at Utah 109, Sacramento 102 (OT): Al Jefferson scored 27 points.

at Portland 93, Charlotte 69: LaMarcus Aldridge had 26 points.

at Clippers 100, Denver 94

—associated press

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