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New Jersey Nets forward Sean Williams was arrested Monday on a charge of damaging property at a Denver mall. The Star-Ledger of Newark (N.J.) said Williams was involved in an incident at a cell phone store at the mall. The Nets have been made aware of a police incident this afternoon involving Nets center Sean Williams, Nets General Manager Kiki Vandeweghe said in a statement.
Steve Blake gave Portland the lead for good with 2:39 to play Friday night and the Trail Blazers pulled away for a 109-100 victory over New Jersey. The Nets fell to 0-2 on their five-game road trip and remained a half game behind Milwaukee and Chicago in the race for the final playoff berth in the Eastern
Devin Harris' 35 points and 10 assists Sunday led the New Jersey Nets to a 106-101 victory against the New York Knicks. Harris' driving layup and two free throws gave New Jersey a 104-99 lead with 15 seconds left in the contest. Vince Carter totaled 25 points, nine rebounds, four assists and four steals.
Ray Allen scored five points in Boston's game-closing 7-0 run Wednesday, boosting the Celtics to a 115-111 victory over New Jersey. Boston remained a game behind Cleveland in the race for the best record in the Eastern Conference and both clubs clinched a post-season berth Wednesday -- becoming the first two teams in the NBA to do so. The Celtics took an 11-point lead into the final quarter, but the Nets rallied to grab a 111-108 advantage on Vince Carter's 3-pointer with 1:17 to play. Allen...
Jarvis Hayes scored a 3-pointer with 18.5 seconds left Tuesday to enable the New Jersey Nets to post a 99-95 win over the Milwaukee Bucks.
Chris Paul's 19-foot jumper with 40 seconds left Sunday gave the New Orleans Hornets a 99-96 win over the New Jersey Nets. When the all-star guard sank his dramatic game-winner, New Orleans trailed 95-94. Its biggest lead was 60-47 on Paul's jumper with 8:34 left in the third period. David West led New Orleans with 32 points, 11 rebounds and three assists.
Devin Harris delivered a 19-point fourth period and finished with 42 Wednesday, carrying New Jersey to a 111-99 win over Chicago. Harris hit 14-of-23 shots from the field, following up his stunning half-court shot at the buzzer Monday night that gave New Jersey a win over Philadelphia. The Nets outscored Chicago 37-21 in the final period and made all 25 of their attempts from the foul line.
Devin Harris made a half-court shot just before the final buzzer Monday to give the New Jersey Nets a 98-96 win over the Philadelphia 76ers. Harris, who wound up with 38 points, put the 76ers' Andre Iguodala on the free throw line with a foul with 1.8 seconds left of a 95-95 game.
Josh Howard scored 24 points Wednesday and Dallas got 23 each from Jason Kidd and Dirk Nowitzki to defeat New Jersey 113-98. Dallas outscored New Jersey 40-15 in the third period to turn the game into a rout and complete a 3-1 homestand. Former Maverick Devin Harris led New Jersey with 18 points, but the Nets dropped their fourth in a row. Harris was sent to New Jersey a year ago as part of an eight-player deal that brought Kidd to Dallas.
Yao Ming had 20 points and 12 rebounds Tuesday in the Houston Rockets' 114-88 rout of the New Jersey Nets, Shane Battier added 19 points and pulled nine rebounds for the Rockets, who also had 19 points by Von Wafer and 18 by Ron Artest. The Rockets overcame the absence of star Tracy McGrady (left knee) to beat the Nets for the sixth straight time.
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