Nets29252629 -- 109Cavaliers19272628 -- 100

Vince Carter scored a season-high 38 points and Richard Jefferson added 18, including nine in the final 5:07, and New Jersey won its fourth straight road game.

LeBron James scored 32 points and became the first Cleveland player to score 30 or more points in four straight games since 1981, but it wasn't enough as the Cavaliers dropped to 7-2 at home.

Carter added 11 rebounds and six assists. Nenad Krstic and Jason Kidd had 16 points apiece for New Jersey.

New Jersey

MinFGFTO-TAPFPts.Totals 24040-7021-294-372325109Jefferson 40:408-92-40-53518Robinson 36:554-111-21-64410Krstic 35:356-144-40-40516Kidd 38:414-55-50-58316Carter 44:1615-215-81-116138McInnis 13:390-40-00-2110Padgett 11:051-22-22-3025MJackson 12:252-32-40-1126Vaughn 4:260-10-00-0010LJohnson 2:180-00-00-0010

Percentages: FG .571, FT .724. Three-Point Goals: 8-13, .615 (Kidd 3-3, Carter 3-4, Padgett 1-1, Robinson 1-5). Blocked Shots: 4 (Carter 2, Krstic 2). Turnovers: 14 (Carter 5, Jefferson 3, M.Jackson 2, Kidd, Krstic, Vaughn, McInnis). Steals: 5 (Carter 3, Kidd, Vaughn). Technical Fouls: Defensive Three Second, 10:45 first.

Cleveland

MinFGFTO-TAPFPts.Totals 24034-7924-3012-371721100James 44:4911-2610-152-63332Gooden 36:372-61-23-8015Ilgauskas 29:067-138-81-81522Snow 30:590-00-00-0520Hughes 30:404-123-30-53411Jones 29:525-90-01-12114Marshall 33:305-122-25-92216LJackson 2:500-00-00-0000Henderson 1:090-00-00-0000Wilks 0:280-10-00-0130

Percentages: FG .430, FT .800. Three-Point Goals: 8-23, .348 (Jones 4-7, Marshall 4-9, Ilgauskas 0-1, Hughes 0-2, James 0-4). Blocked Shots: 6 (Ilgauskas 3, James, Gooden, Snow). Turnovers: 13 (James 7, Ilgauskas 3, Snow 2, Hughes). Steals: 6 (Snow 2, Ilgauskas, Hughes, James, Jones). Technical Fouls: Defensive Three Second, 6:18 second; Coach Brown, 6:21 third.

A: 18,177 (20,562). T: 2:40.