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Joe Johnson reacts after hitting a three-point basket (Credit: AP)

Joe Johnson reacts after hitting a three-point basket in the second half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Nets 95, 76ers 92

The Nets defeated the Philadelphia 76ers, 95-92, on Sunday at the Barclays Center.

Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets drives to
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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets drives to the basket against Lavoy Allen of the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded
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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded closely by Evan Turner of the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets drives by
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Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets drives by Dorell Wright of the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets shoots over
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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets shoots over Evan Turner of the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets passes the
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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets passes the ball. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets drives to
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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets drives to the basket against the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Andray Blatche of the Brooklyn Nets blocks the
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Andray Blatche of the Brooklyn Nets blocks the shot attempt of Thaddeus Young. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded
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Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded closely by Jrue Holiday of the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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Lavoy Allen of the Philadelphia 76ers scores two
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Lavoy Allen of the Philadelphia 76ers scores two points against Andray Blatche of the Brooklyn Nets. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Gerald Wallace and Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn
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Gerald Wallace and Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets block out Damien Wilkins. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Andray Blatche of the Brooklyn Nets tries to
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Andray Blatche of the Brooklyn Nets tries to stop Evan Turner of the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Jason Richardson of the Philadelphia 76ers shoots for
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Jason Richardson of the Philadelphia 76ers shoots for two of his five points against Keith Bogans of the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center on Sunday, December 23, 2012. Photo by Errol Anderson

Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded
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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded closely by Evan Turner of the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded
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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded closely by Evan Turner of the Philadelphia 76ers during the second half of play. Johnson had 22 points to lead the Nets with a 95 to 92 victory over the 76ers at the Barclays Center on Sunday, December 23, 2012. Photo by Errol Anderson

Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded
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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded closely by Evan Turner of the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets dribbles the
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Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets dribbles the ball against Jrue Holiday of the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets is congratulated
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Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets is congratulated by Keith Bogans during a timeout. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Jrue Holiday of the Philadelphia 76ers drives by
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Jrue Holiday of the Philadelphia 76ers drives by Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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Joe Johnson, top, takes a shot over Philadelphia
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Joe Johnson, top, takes a shot over Philadelphia 76ers' Evan Turner. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Joe Johnson, center, takes the ball to the
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Joe Johnson, center, takes the ball to the basket through Philadelphia 76ers defenders. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Brook Lopez, left, catches the basketball after it
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Brook Lopez, left, catches the basketball after it was dunked by Philadelphia 76ers' Lavoy Allen. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Jrue Holiday, center, looks to pass past Brook
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Jrue Holiday, center, looks to pass past Brook Lopez, left, and Gerald Wallace. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Keith Bogans makes a basket on a breakaway
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Keith Bogans makes a basket on a breakaway in the first half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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Philadelphia 76ers' Jason Richardson, center, puts up a
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Philadelphia 76ers' Jason Richardson, center, puts up a shot past Brook Lopez, right, and Keith Bogans. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Philadelphia 76ers head coach Doug Collins gestures during
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Philadelphia 76ers head coach Doug Collins gestures during a timeout in the second half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Joe Johnson reacts after hitting a three-point basket
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Joe Johnson reacts after hitting a three-point basket in the second half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Gerald Wallace, center, shoots a basket over Philadelphia
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Gerald Wallace, center, shoots a basket over Philadelphia 76ers' Thaddeus Young, left, while Spencer Hawes defends. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Avery Johnson yells during the second half of
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Avery Johnson yells during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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