Originally posted on Brooklyn Balling  |  Last updated 3/20/13
Returning to his home city of Dallas, Deron Williams had a massive game against the team he almost signed with this offseason with the owner (Mark Cuban) who desperately tried to reel him in watching in the crowd. Good day for Brooklyn   After a first quarter in which the Mavericks outscored the Nets 32-22, Brooklyn surged back in quarters two through four, returning the favor to Dallas by winning those periods by totals of 10, eight, and nine points respectively. The Nets and Mavs were pretty even for much of the opening quarter until an 8-0 run by Dallas bookended by a Brandan Wright (former Net) three-point play and MIke James (Long Island native) three-pointer. Brook Lopez played well for Brooklyn in the first, but the Nets just didn't have an answer for the Mavs' hot shooters in Jae Crowder and Dirk Nowitzki who helped their team jump out to a quick double-digit lead. In the second, the Net bench, which had a great game on Monday vs Detroit, was led by two guys
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