VIDEO: Joe Johnson scores 22 first quarter points vs. Heat

Joe Johnson went NOVA in the first quarter vs. Miami, scoring 22 points in the first frame of a brilliant series of jumpers, step-backs, and drives, including one sweet glide by LeBron James

Johnson struggled mightily along with dealing with some injury issues last year, but he's having a bit of a bounce back season. If the Nets are going to go on a run, he can be the offensive weapon to carry them without Deron Williams.

A win vs. the Heat would go a long way towards helping them feel they're really back; it would be their second win over Miami this season. 

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Matt Moore's colleagues have been known to describe him as a "maniac" in terms of his approach to covering the NBA, which he has done for CBS Sports since 2010. Moore prides himself on melding reporting,... Full Bio

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