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NBA: Brooklyn 130, Philadelphia 94

Dec. 16, 2013 at 11:20 PM

NEW YORK, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Joe Johnson tied an NBA record with eight 3-pointers in the third quarter Monday, ending with 37 points in the Brooklyn Nets' 130-94 pounding of Philadelphia.

Johnson scored 29 of his points in the third, tying Milwaukee's Michael Redd (2002) for the most 3-pointers ever in a single quarter. He finished the game 10-of-14 from beyond the arc.

Andray Blatche put in 20 points and Paul Pierce added 14 off the bench for the Nets, who put the game away with a 17-3 burst starting the big quarter.

Deron Williams supplied 13 points and 13 assists.

The 76ers stumbled to a seventh straight loss despite 17 points off the bench from James Anderson.

Thaddeus Young added 14 for Philadelphia.

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