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Vince Carter had 29 points, nine rebounds and seven assists Monday to lead the New Jersey Nets past Sacramento 98-90 in the Kings' 11th straight road loss. Yi Jianlian added 22 points and 13 rebounds for the Nets. New Jersey's Devin Harris left the game late in the first half after aggravating his strained right hamstring. Kevin Martin scored 36 points for the Kings, who have lost nine of their last 10 games.
Vince Carter hit a 30-foot shot as the buzzer sounded in overtime Friday, bringing the New Jersey Nets a wild 93-91 win over Atlanta. Atlanta had a six-game winning streak snapped after leading by as many as 22 points in the first half. The Nets finally erased their deficit early in the fourth period and Atlanta's Al Horford made a layup with 48 seconds left in regulation to force overtime. Atlanta's Mike Bibby tied the game by making two free throws with 22 seconds left in the extra period...
Allen Iverson's 19 points, four rebounds and four assists Wednesday led Detroit to an 83-75 win over the New Jersey Nets. It gave Detroit a five-game winning streak. Iverson scored back-to-back baskets when New Jersey closed to 75-72 with 3:04 left in the fourth period after his bucket had given Detroit
Vince Carter scored 28 points and Devin Harris 26 Saturday to lead the New Jersey Nets to a 114-103 overtime win over Charlotte. Jarvis Hayes added 14 points and Josh Boone 12 for New Jersey, which outscored Charlotte 18-7 in the overtime period. Gerald Wallace had 32 points, nine rebounds and four assists for the Bobcats, who had won four of their previous five games.
Devin Harris sank a 22-footer at the buzzer Tuesday to hand the New Jersey Nets a 108-107 victory over the Indiana Pacers.
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.
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.
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
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.
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