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2008-12-22 21:55:03

Yao Ming had 24 points and 16 rebounds Monday to lead the Houston Rockets to a 114-91 victory over the New Jersey Nets. Aaron Brooks hit four of Houston's nine three-pointers and had 22 points and six assists in the Rockets' fourth straight win.

2008-12-19 21:27:30

Devin Harris burned his former team with 41 points and 13 assists Friday, leading the New Jersey Nets to a 121-97 blasting of Dallas. Jason Kidd played in New Jersey for the first time since being traded from the Nets to Dallas last season in exchange for Harris.

2008-12-15 22:00:13

Devin Harris and Vince Carter each score 20 points Monday when the New Jersey Nets had a big fourth quarter to beat Toronto 94-87. New Jersey had a 16-0 run in the final period to turn a nine-point deficit into a seven-point lead. Ryan Anderson wound up with 21 points and nine rebounds to help the Nets

2008-12-10 21:44:41

Al Harrington and Tim Thomas both established season highs in scoring Wednesday and New York halted a six-game road losing streak by downing New Jersey 121-109. Harrington scored 39 points with 13 rebounds and Thomas had 26 points.

2008-12-05 06:45:00

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2008-12-06 21:48:43

Devin Harris had 27 points and eight assists Saturday to pace the New Jersey Nets to a 95-84 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers. Vince Carter added 14 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists for New Jersey, which has won five of its last six games.

2008-12-05 21:32:05

Vince Carter led seven Nets in double figures with 18 points Friday and New Jersey coasted in the second half to a 113-84 win over Minnesota. The Timberwolves lost their fourth straight and were outscored by 20 points over the final two quarters. Devin Harris and Yi Jianlian added 16 points each for the Nets.

2008-12-02 21:41:28

Caron Butler's 22 points and 10 assists Tuesday sparked the Washington Wizards to a 108-88 victory over the New Jersey Nets. Antawn Jamison added 22 points and eight rebounds for the Wizards, who came into the game having lost seven of eight.

2008-11-30 01:12:42

Devin Harris scored 34 points with six assists Saturday, keying the New Jersey Nets' 105-88 rout of the Utah Jazz. Utah held a 29-28 lead after the first quarter, but the Nets grabbed a 59-51 lead by halftime. Vince Carter drained a three-pointer to make it 83-67 heading into the fourth period and the Jazz did not rally. Carter scored 22 with five rebounds, while Yi Jianlian, Keyon Dolling and Bobby Simmons all scored 11 points for the Nets, who have won two straight and six of eight. Paul...

2008-11-27 00:31:06

Devin Harris saved the game in regulation Wednesday and won it in overtime, boosting New Jersey over Sacramento 116-114. Harris hit a three-pointer with 11 seconds remaining in the fourth period to tie the game and then put the Nets in front for good with a jumper with 17 seconds to go in the extra period. His overtime jumper gave New Jersey a 115-114 lead, after which Sacramento's Bobby Jackson missed a three-point attempt.

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