Plumlee connected on 8-of-10 shots and grabbed 13 rebounds for the Nets, who jumped out to a 51-28 halftime lead and cruised from there.
Mirza Teletovic and Alan Anderson each contributed 13 points to help Brooklyn bounce back from a Friday loss at Detroit. Teletovic also grabbed 11 rebounds.
Anthony Davis put in 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds for the Pelicans, whose two-game winning streak was snapped.
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