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Deron Williams attempts a shot in front of (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Deron Williams attempts a shot in front of the Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Martin during a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Thunder 117, Nets 111

The Nets couldn't handle one of the best team's in the Western Conference as they fell to the Oklahoma City Thunder, 117-111, on Tuesday.

Deron Williams looks on late in the game
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Deron Williams looks on late in the game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant goes to
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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant goes to the hoop for a basket against the Nets at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Joe Johnson shoots against Oklahoma City Thunder forward
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Joe Johnson shoots against Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant celebrates a
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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant celebrates a basket in the second half of a game against the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant goes to the
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Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant goes to the hoop against Kris Humphries during a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant goes to the
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Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant goes to the hoop in the fourth quarter of a game against the Nets. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant goes to the
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Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant goes to the hoop in the fourth quarter of a game against the Nets at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant gestures late in
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Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant gestures late in the game against the Nets at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

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Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant takes a shot
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Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant takes a shot against the Nets during a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Oklahoma City Thunder Kevin Durant lays up a
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Oklahoma City Thunder Kevin Durant lays up a basket against Kris Humphries during a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant shoots a free
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Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant shoots a free throw during a game against the Nets at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Thabo Sefolosha, right, blocks
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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Thabo Sefolosha, right, blocks a layup by Andray Blatche in the first half of a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Andray Blatche goes up for a layup as
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Andray Blatche goes up for a layup as Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka goes for the block in the first half of a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook passes the
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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook passes the ball as Deron Williams defends him in the first half of a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Jerry Stackhouse and guard Deron Williams watch as
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Jerry Stackhouse and guard Deron Williams watch as Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook shoots in the first half of a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Deron Williams gets surrounded by Oklahoma City Thunder
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Deron Williams gets surrounded by Oklahoma City Thunder players as he tries to drive to the basket during a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Deron Williams attempts a shot in front of
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Deron Williams attempts a shot in front of the Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Martin during a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Deron Williams passes the ball past the Oklahoma
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Deron Williams passes the ball past the Oklahoma City Thunder's Nick Collison during a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

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Deron Williams controls the ball against the Oklahoma
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Deron Williams controls the ball against the Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant during a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

MarShon Brooks attempts a layup against the Oklahoma
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MarShon Brooks attempts a layup against the Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Martin during a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

Deron Williams controls the ball as Oklahoma City
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Deron Williams controls the ball as Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant tries to defend him during a game at Barclays Center. (Dec. 4, 2012)

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