WASHINGTON, Jan. 8 (Xinhua) -- The Brooklyn Nets stopped the Golden State Warriors' 10-game winning streak on Wednesday with a 102-98 victory on home court.
The Warriors led by 16 in the first quarter, only to see the Nets rally back with a 19-8 run in the second quarter. The Nets were up by 96-93 with less than 30 seconds left in the game. The Warriors had two possessions to level the score, but Shaun Livingston and Kevin Garnett ended the Warriors' hope with their steals in both cases.
Joe Johnson had the team-best 27 points for the Nets. Andray Blatche contributed 17 from the bench. Garnett finished with 13 points, including 11 in the final quarter.
The Warriors missed the chance to tie the team record of 11-straight wins. Stephen Curry had a game-high 34 points. David Lee made 20 points and seven rebounds.