Price right in 4th, as Cavs top Nets, 116-112

THE BALTIMORE SUN

RICHFIELD, Ohio -- Mark Price scored 18 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter, including 10 of Cleveland's final 11, as the Cavaliers overcame a 17-point halftime deficit and beat the New Jersey Nets, 116-112, last night.

Cleveland outscored the Nets, 62-41, in the second half after trailing, 71-54, at halftime.

Price gave the Cavaliers the lead for good at 112-110, driving around Mookie Blaylock for a layup with 37 seconds left. Price, 24-for-24 from the free-throw line this season, sealed it with four free throws in the final 10 seconds.

The Cavaliers improved to 4-0 at home and sent the Nets to their eighth loss in the past nine games.

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