One last attempt, a good look. New Jersey Nets 107-105 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Deron Williams closed the show with seconds left in the final period to come away with the win. This snapping their six game losing streak in the process.
Williams finished with 18 points while tying his career high in assists with 21. While the season is almost but irrelevant now with the team out of contention. Its possible Williams will end the year in this fashion.
“There’s a possibility this is the last one,”
Good timing, better coming away to finish on a solid note then a sour one. Williams will see a specialist for further evaluation.
Meaning its likely he is done for the season.
The Nets picked up the slack on the boards in the absence of Kris Humphries (injury). Brook Lopez scored 30 points and 12 boards.
Sasha Vujacic normally reserved for shooting duty had 17 points and 10 boards.
The Wolves top performer was Michael Beasley with 20/11 and 7 assists missing out on a triple double. Anthony Randolph scored 20 off the bench.
The Wolves top star Kevin Love was unavailable due to injury.
The Nets take on Detriot this evening with Williams calling it a season. The team will have to deal with the shortage