Ben Couch · (@viewfromcouch)
|TV Companion Enhanced Boxscore | Play-By-Play|
By Associated Press
BROOKLY N—Joe Johnson scored 22 points, Gerald Wallace had 14 points, nine rebounds and six assists and the Brooklyn Nets held on to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 95-92 on Sunday.
Deron Williams added 16 points to help New Jersey end a six-game losing streak at home against Philadelphia.
Read the full AP Game Recap on NBA.com.
Keith Bogans, starting in place of Kris Humphries, scored a season-high 13 points on 5-of-6 shooting, including 3-of-4 three-pointers. The lineup, which featured Gerald Wallace at power forward, was the team's sixth different starting group. Each has one at least once...Joe Johnson (22 points, 7 rebounds, 2 assists) took over the team lead in high-scoring performances with his 10 of the season. He's also hit at least three three-pointers in three consecutive games...Andray Blatche added 10 points (4-7 FGs), 4 rebounds and 2 steals in 21 minutes off the bench...After beating Philadelphia, the Nets are now 7-2 at home against Eastern Conference opponents.
|G · Deron Williams||G · Joe Johnson||F · Keith Bogans||F · Gerald Wallace||C · Brook Lopez|
|G · Jrue Holiday||G · Jason Richardson||F · Evan Turner||F · Thaddeus Young||C · Lavoy Allen|
Andrew Bynum (Bilateral Knee Bone Bruises) is OUT.
Arnett Moultrie is assigned to the D-League (Sioux Falls).
For more, view the Game Photo Gallery
14 PTS, 9 REB, 6 AST
3-7 FGs, 7-8 FTs, 2 STL
|On shifting Gerald Wallace to power forward:
"You saw the way Gerald ignited our break for us. Over 60 percent of the league is playing this way. We've had spacing issues, a lot of issues when we've looked back at all of our ioffense in the first 25 games. So no matter who they started at 4, we were going to start Gerald at 4."