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Nearing the final seconds of the first half between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks, Nets guard Deron Williams was attempting to get one last shot before the buzzer sounded.Sadly for Deron, he ended up losing possession of the ball and while attempting to get it back, he ran into the chest/elbow region of Hawks forward Josh Smith:Williams would return to the game in the second half but the Hawks claimed the 105-93 victory.

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