New Jersey vs Charlotte Recap - Nets Win 104-101
Deron Williams went off for 57 points and added 6 rebounds leading New Jersey to a 104-101 win over Charlotte on Sunday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Bettors who backed the Nets were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 4.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 193.5.
Kris Humphries had 11 points for New Jersey and Shelden Williams chipped in with 10 points. Deron Williams had 7 assists for the Nets, while Kris Humphries was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Charlotte got 24 points from Corey Maggette in a losing cause and another 15 points from Gerald Henderson. Boris Diaw contributed 8 assists for the Bobcats, while Corey Maggette had 7 rebounds.
The Nets hit the break trailing 53-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Charlotte won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-38.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For Charlotte, they head home to face Orlando.