Washington Wizards Defeat New Jersey Nets, 97-77
1/13/2011, 8:28 a.m.
New Jersey Nets center Brook Lopez gets around Washington Wizards JaVale McGee in the third quarter. Lopez scored 14 points and McGee scored 15 points. The Wizards defeated the Nets 97-77 on Fri., Jan. 7 at the Verizon Center in Northwest. Photo by John E. DeFreitas
Washington Wizards guard Nick Young surges over his opponent's arm to score two of his 16 points on Fri., Jan. 7 at the Verizon Center in Northwest. The Wizards defeated the New Jersey Nets 97-77. "The video Coach [Saunders] showed us before the game really brought us together and encouraged us to feed off one another during the game," Young said. "I really like what we did tonight and we just need to keep at it, especially in tomorrow's game. We have to stay focused and stay in tune to what we are doing. We just have to take it game by game and get more wins," he said.Photo by John E. DeFreitas