and sealed the victory with another 3 to make it 109-102 with 54.5 seconds left. Paul Pierce had 24 points and Deron Williams 23 for the Nets, who lost for the first time in five games after winning at Dallas in overtime Sunday. PISTONS 114
with 13 to play. New Orleans is facing Brooklyn at home for the first time since a 101-97 loss Feb. 26, 2013. Deron Williams helped the Nets snap a four-game road losing streak in the series with 33 points and eight assists.
Magic at Nets game preview
the week against Orlando but has hit just 3 of 16 3-point attempts over his last three matchups in the series. Deron Williams is expected to play after sitting out against the Hawks. He averaged just 9.7 points on 30.6 percent shooting
Williams scores 28 as Nets cruise by Suns 108-95
NEW YORK (AP) Deron Williams scored 28 points and even dunked for the first time this season, leading the Brooklyn Nets to a 108-95 victory over the Phoenix
part of the season was rough on us with injuries and everything that we went through, and it feels good,'' guard Deron Williams said. ''It feels good to be able to turn it around.'' The Nets have allowed 92.3 points and 43.7 percent
Jazz don't keep Corbin, begin search for new coach
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Tyrone Corbin oversaw Utah's transition from Jerry Sloan and Deron Williams to a youth movement, one he won't get to see to fruition. The Jazz are in the market for a new coach after deciding not to
Evans, Morrow rally Pelicans past Nets in OT
5 seconds left. Anthony Davis added 24 points and 14 rebounds for the Pelicans. Paul Pierce had 24 points and Deron Williams 23 for the Nets, who lost for the first time in five games after winning at Dallas in overtime Sunday.
Raptors blow 26-point lead but beat Nets 115-113
who scored 44 points in the fourth quarter but lost their final chance when Andray Blatche fired a pass well over Deron Williams ' head into the backcourt for a turnover. Toronto led 94-72 on a 3-pointer by Vasquez with 11:23 remaining
Rondo's 20 points lead Celtics over Nets 91-84
as Brooklyn. Rondo also had nine assists and seven rebounds. The Nets were led by Joe Johnson with 21 points and Deron Williams with 20 as they fell back to .500 two days after going over it for the first time this season.
LeBron James scores 49, helps Heat beat Nets 3-1 series lead
25 from 3-point range in their Game 3 victory but only 5 of 22 in this one. Paul Pierce scored 16 points, while Deron Williams and Shaun Livingston each had 13. Dwyane Wade scored 15 points on the night his Heat postseason record of 46 points