Without their standout rookie, the Wizards fell behind 59-33 going into the half. Nets point guard Deron Williams set an NBA record with 9 three-pointers in the first half.
Despite outscoring the Nets 25-15 in the 3rd quarter, Washington just couldn't quite get back in the ball game, and fell to Brooklyn by a score of 95-78.
The Nets were led by Williams, who finished with a season-high 42 points, including 11 three-pointers.
|Nets point guard Deron Williams set an NBA record with 9 three-pointers in the first half, as Brooklyn defeated the Washington Wizards 95-78. (Photo by Debby Wong- USA TODAY Sports)|