NBA: New Jersey 122, Cleveland 117 (OT)

April 8, 2012 at 9:21 PM

NEWARK, N.J., April 8 (UPI) -- Gerald Green poured in 32 points Sunday and the New Jersey Nets scratched out a 122-117 overtime win over Cleveland.

Green connected on 11-of-18 shot from the field. Deron Williams added 18 points and distributed 10 assists for the Nets, who won for the fifth time in seven contests.

Kris Humphries had 16 points and 11 rebounds for the winners.

The Cavaliers fell for the 10th time in 11 games despite Antawn Jamison's 34 points.

Lester Hudson scored a career-high 26 points off the bench, but it wasn't enough for Cleveland.

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