New Jersey Nets Team Report – December 7
=== New Jersey Nets Team Report – December 7 ===
(Sports Network) – Kenyon Martin posted 21 points and 12 rebounds to lead New
Jersey to a 99-88 win over Phoenix on Saturday at Continental Airlines Arena.
Richard Jefferson added 18 points and 11 points, while Jason Kidd contributed
17 points and nine assists for the Nets, who scored 14 straight points in the
fourth quarter to notch their second straight victory.
After the Suns overcame a 15-point deficit to take the lead, 86-85, with 4:36
to play, the Nets ran off 14 unanswered points to take control of the contest.
The contest was played before a sparse crowd for a second straight night
because of a snowstorm. The attendance was announced as 14,639, but the actual
turnout was closer to 5,000.
New Jersey will return to the court on Tuesday when they host the Seattle