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Posted by: Al Iannazzone on Mar 12, 2011 at 12:04:17 AM

The Nets appeared to be on their way to what would have been one of their most disappointing nights of the season and it turned into one of their best.

They had a full house and the Knicks weren’t in town. The fans were at Prudential Center to see Blake Griffin, so they wanted dunks, but they also wanted the Nets to win.

It was clear by the way they booed the Nets when they fell behind by 20 to the Clippers in the first half and then booed Griffin late in what turned into an exciting back-and-forth game, won by New Jersey, 102-98, in overtime.

In the end, the fans got everything they wanted. They got dunks early. The Clippers’ first five baskets were slams and two were from Griffin that created quite a buzz in The Rock.

In the end, the Nets got everything they wanted