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Nets celebrate Brooklyn opening by beating Raptors

Toronto Raptors center Andrea Bargnani (7) tries to pass between Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (L) and forward Gerald Wallace (R) in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Toronto Raptors center Andrea Bargnani (7) tries to pass between Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (L) and forward Gerald Wallace (R) in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Toronto Raptors center Andrea Bargnani (7) tries to pass between Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (L) and forward Gerald Wallace (R) in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson (15) drives over Brooklyn Nets forward Reggie Evans (30) to score in the second quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson (15) drives over Brooklyn Nets forward Reggie Evans (30) to score in the second quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson (15) drives over Brooklyn Nets forward Reggie Evans (30) to score in the second quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) blocks a layup by Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) blocks a layup by Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) blocks a layup by Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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Toronto Raptors center Andrea Bargnani (7) tries to pass between Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (L) and forward Gerald Wallace (R) in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Toronto Raptors center Andrea Bargnani (7) tries to pass between Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (L) and forward Gerald Wallace (R) in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Toronto Raptors center Andrea Bargnani (7) tries to pass between Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (L) and forward Gerald Wallace (R) in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams exchanges jerseys with former Brooklyn Dodgers player Joe Pignatano (R) before the Nets played the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams exchanges jerseys with former Brooklyn Dodgers player Joe Pignatano (R) before the Nets played the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012....more

Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams exchanges jerseys with former Brooklyn Dodgers player Joe Pignatano (R) before the Nets played the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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Crowds arrive outside the Barclays Center before the Brooklyn Nets played the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Crowds arrive outside the Barclays Center before the Brooklyn Nets played the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Crowds arrive outside the Barclays Center before the Brooklyn Nets played the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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The Brooklyn Nets play the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena, the Barclays Center, in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

The Brooklyn Nets play the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena, the Barclays Center, in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

The Brooklyn Nets play the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena, the Barclays Center, in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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The Brooklyn Knight, the new team mascot, is lowered on wires from the ceiling in the new Barclays Center before the Brooklyn Nets played the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

The Brooklyn Knight, the new team mascot, is lowered on wires from the ceiling in the new Barclays Center before the Brooklyn Nets played the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena in Brooklyn, New York, November 3,...more

The Brooklyn Knight, the new team mascot, is lowered on wires from the ceiling in the new Barclays Center before the Brooklyn Nets played the Toronto Raptors in their first NBA basketball game in their new arena in Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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