Originally posted on Larry Brown Sports  |  Last updated 3/8/13
Deron Williams had a record-setting game on Friday. The Brooklyn Nets point guard made an NBA record nine 3-pointers in one half, and he finished with a franchise-record 11 3-pointers in his team’s 95-78 win over the Washington Wizards at Barclays Center. Williams scored a season-high 42 points on 15-for-24 shooting, including 11-of-16 behind the arc. He even made his first eight threes. D-Will has been particularly hot from beyond the arc recently. He made 49 percent of his threes in February, and he was 7-of-17 (.412) in three games this month prior to Friday’s explosion. How hot was he? “Hot like fish grease,” teammate Reggie Evans told the NY Daily News’ Stefan Bondy. Related posts: Mark Cuban says Deron Williams’ reason for not signing with the Mavs makes Nets front office look bad Gordon Hayward: Deron Williams Trade Makes you Realize the NBA Is a Business Deron Williams says he hasn’t been the same player since leaving the Jazz

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