Nets Pull Out Road Win Against Sixers
Deron Williams scored 34 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 26.8 seconds left in overtime, to help lift the New Jersey Nets to a 97-90 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
Kris Humphries had 13 points and a season-high 19 rebounds, and Jordan Farmer added 12 points for the Nets (6-13). Anthony Morrow had 16 points starting his second straight game for rookie MarShon Brooks (sore right Achilles tendon).
Lou Williams led Philadelphia with 17 points. The Atlantic Division-leading Sixers (12-6) again played without starting center Spencer Hawes (left Achilles strain) and his backup, rookie Nik Vucevic (left knee quad strain).
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