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Brooklyn Nets clinch playoff berth in win over Houston

NBASportsPro BasketballBrooklyn NetsGolden State WarriorsJoe JohnsonShaun Livingston

The Nets got 32 points from Joe Johnson and clinched their first playoff berth in eight years. Shaun Livingston added 17 points for the Nets, who extended their home winning streak to 14 games, longest in their NBA history and tops in the league this season. They also ended a 14-game skid against Houston with their first victory in the series since March 13, 2006.

Golden State 122, at Dallas 120 (OT): Stephen Curry made a tiebreaking jumper in the final second of overtime, lifting the Warriors over the Mavericks, who fell to ninth in the Western Conference.

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