NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Johnson hit a buzzer-beating jumper in overtime last night to give the Brooklyn Nets a 113-111 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks. Johnson finished with 24 points, and Brook Lopez and Deron Williams added 19 apiece for the Nets. Brandon Jennings scored a game-high 34 points for the Bucks.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Vander Blue scored 19 points last night as No. 17 Marquette defeated Seton Hall 67-46. Davante Gardner added 18 points for the Golden Eagles, who held onto first place in the Big East. After Seton Hall grabbed a one point lead in the second half, Marquette went on a 17-0 run.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have acquired defenseman Scott Ford from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for forward Jani Lajunen. The Predators say Ford will report to their American Hockey League affiliate in Milwaukee. Lajunen had one goal and four assists with Milwaukee this season.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers are increasing ticket prices. Price increases range from $2 to $5 depending on the location in Lambeau Field. Packers president Mark Murphy says the increases keep ticket prices about average for the NFL.