The Nets annihilated the Dallas Mavericks on Monday night , their largest win ever at Barclays Center and tying for their largest margin of victory since moving to Brooklyn in , matching a win at Orlando on Nov.
Cleveland has won four of its six games since returning from the All-Star break, including a victory at home over the Magic on Sunday. The Nets led by as much as 44 against the Mavericks on Monday, holding Dallas to The Cavaliers trailed by nine points late in the third quarter against Orlando before a run bridging the third and fourth quarters gave them the lead to stay as they outscored the Magic in the final 12 minutes.
Cedi Osman notched 14 points and three steals. Since joining the NBA in , the Nets are all-time against the Cavaliers, but have the longest winning streak in the series, a game run from Feb.
Cleveland took 11 in a row from Feb.
The teams played their highest-scoring games against each other on Feb. In regulation play, the Nets won at Richfield, Ohio, on March 13, , in Piscataway for the most points in the series.
The Cavs posted a win at Richfield on Feb. The Nets have the largest win of the series with a victory at East Rutherford on Nov.
There is a three-way tie for the most points by a single player in a game, with the mark of 42 points set initially by Mike Mitchell for the Cavaliers in a Feb. Jordan Clarkson scored 42 for the Cavs in the triple-overtime loss at Cleveland on Feb.
In the Brooklyn era, the Nets are against the Cavaliers, who have won four straight games twice during that span, most recently from March 31, , to Jan. Brooklyn won three straight from Nov.
The Cavaliers have the largest margin of victory in the Brooklyn era, set in a victory at Cleveland on April 16, The Nets had a win at Cleveland on April 3,