Joe Johnson: Eight points and three assists on 3-of-12 shooting in 38 minutes.
Brook Lopez: 11 points and four rebounds on 5-of-9 shooting in 27 minutes.
Mason Plumlee: 15 points, nine rebounds, two assists, one block and one steal in 33 minutes on 7-of-9 shooting.
Jarrett Jack: 10 points, six assists and three turnovers in 33 minutes.
The Brooklyn Nets are losers of seven straight games and stand in the eighth and final spot in the East with a one game advantage over the surging Hornets. They face off against Paul Pierce and the Washington Wizards, Friday AND Saturday night in their first home-and-home on the season.