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Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn Nets goes over a play against the Charlotte Bobcats with Deron Williams. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Nets 97, Bobcats 81

The Nets defeated the Charlotte Bobcats, 97-81, Friday in P.J. Carlesimo's Brooklyn head coaching debut.

Gerald Wallace of the Brooklyn Nets dishes off
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Gerald Wallace of the Brooklyn Nets dishes off a pass against Bismack Biyombo of the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets goes to
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Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets goes to the hoop against the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Gerald Wallace #45 of the Brooklyn Nets in
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Gerald Wallace #45 of the Brooklyn Nets in action against Michael Kidd-Gilchrist #14 and Bismack Biyombo #0 of the Charlotte Bobcats on Friday, December 28 2012 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac)

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Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn
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Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn Nets reacts during a game against the Charlotte Bobcats on Friday, December 28 2012 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac)

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets goes to
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Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets goes to the hoop against Brendan Haywood of the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn Nets reacts during a game against the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn
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Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn Nets reacts during a game against the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn
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Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn Nets reacts during a game against the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

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Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn
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Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn Nets reacts during a game against the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn Nets goes over a play against the Charlotte Bobcats with Deron Williams. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn Nets goes over a play against the Charlotte Bobcats with Deron Williams. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters
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Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters at halftime of a game against the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn
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Interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo of the Brooklyn Nets goes over a play against the Charlotte Bobcats with Deron Williams. (Dec. 28, 2012)

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Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters
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Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters at halftime of a game against the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters
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Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters at halftime of a game against the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters
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Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters at halftime of a game against the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters
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Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters at halftime of a game against the Charlotte Bobcats. (Dec. 28, 2012)

Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters
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Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to reporters at halftime of a game against the Charlotte Bobcats on Dec. 28, 2012.

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