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Nets guard C.J. Watson drives to the basket (Credit: AP)

Nets guard C.J. Watson drives to the basket between New Orleans Hornets forward Ryan Anderson, left, and point guard Brian Roberts in the second half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Nets 101, Hornets 97

The Nets defeated the New Orleans Hornets, 101-97, Tuesday to take on the Hornets.

New Orleans Hornets center Robin Lopez drives to
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New Orleans Hornets center Robin Lopez drives to the basket against his twin brother, Nets center Brook Lopez, in the second half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Nets guard C.J. Watson drives to the basket
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Nets guard C.J. Watson drives to the basket between New Orleans Hornets forward Ryan Anderson, left, and point guard Brian Roberts in the second half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez battles for a
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Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez battles for a rebound with his twin brother, New Orleans Hornets center Robin Lopez, in the second half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

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Nets center Brook Lopez drives to the basket
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Nets center Brook Lopez drives to the basket against his twin brother, New Orleans Hornets center Robin Lopez, as Hornets power forward Ryan Anderson boxes out Nets power forward Reggie Evans, left, in the second half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

New Orleans Hornets forward Anthony Davis goes to
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New Orleans Hornets forward Anthony Davis goes to the basket against Nets center Brook Lopez in the second half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Nets center Brook Lopez slam dunks over his
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Nets center Brook Lopez slam dunks over his twin brother, New Orleans Hornets center Robin Lopez, in the first half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Brooklyn Nets forward Andray Blatche drives to the
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Brooklyn Nets forward Andray Blatche drives to the basket between New Orleans Hornets forward Anthony Davis, left, and forward Al-Farouq Aminu in the first half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Nets center Brook Lopez tries to block a
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Nets center Brook Lopez tries to block a shot by New Orleans Hornets guard Eric Gordon in the first half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

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New Orleans Hornets head coach Monty Williams calls
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New Orleans Hornets head coach Monty Williams calls out to his team in the first half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Nets center Brook Lopez tries to block a
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Nets center Brook Lopez tries to block a shot by New Orleans Hornets guard Eric Gordon in the first half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Nets head coach P.J. Carlesimo reacts to a
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Nets head coach P.J. Carlesimo reacts to a call in the first half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Nets guard Deron Williams drives to the basket
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Nets guard Deron Williams drives to the basket against New Orleans Hornets forward Ryan Anderson in the first half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Nets forward Reggie Evans drives to the basket
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Nets forward Reggie Evans drives to the basket against New Orleans Hornets center Robin Lopez and forward Ryan Anderson in the first half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

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Nets center Brook Lopez tries to block a
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Nets center Brook Lopez tries to block a shot by New Orleans Hornets guard Austin Rivers in the first half. (Feb. 26, 2013)

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