The time for experimenting is over. P.J. Carlesimo has to play his best guys for as long as they can go.
Reggie Evans grabbed a career-high 23 rebounds, Deron Williams scored 22 points and the Brooklyn Nets improved to 6-1 under interim coach P.J. Carlesimo with a 109-89 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night.
The Brooklyn Nets held on to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 95-92 on Sunday.
Center Spencer Hawes came off the bench for the first time and a scored a season-high 19 points to lead the slumping Philadelphia 76ers to a 107-88 victory over the New Jersey Nets on Tuesday night.
The Sixers head to New Jersey to play the Nets (21-37), with their playoff hopes hanging by a thread, and their once remarkable chemistry very much in question.
Deron Williams scored 34 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 26.8 seconds left in overtime, to help lift the New Jersey Nets to a 97-90 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.