The Nets blew a double-digit lead for the second straight day in the Orlando Summer League, falling 87-86 to the Thunder in Orlando. They led by as many as 13 in this one, but OKC came all the way back to take the lead in the final minutes and hold on for the win.
Tyshawn Taylor led the Nets with 23 points and five assists, but missed on a pair of drives to tie the game in the final seconds. At 15.5 points per game, Taylor is the Nets leading scorer. Al Thornton added 16 points and six rebounds, and has averaged 10 free throw attempts in three games.
Tornike Shengelia played another well-rounded game, finishing with eight points and four rebounds in 27 minutes. MarShon Brooks had the day off as did Perry Jones III.
- Boxscore - NBA.com
- Game Highlights (Video) - NBA.com
Shengelia’s strong play impresses Nets’ staff - Tim Bontemps - New York Post
NBA notes: Sullinger silencing skeptics - Sam Amico - FOX Sports Ohio
- Thunder Best Nets In Duel Of Point Guards - Evan Dunlap - SB Nation
Summer League Recap: Thunder vs. Nets - Nick Gallo - Oklahoma City Thunder