Lionel Hollins and Deron Williams (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Turning Corner, But Danger Lurks Around The Bend

Even Lionel Hollins admitted that Wednesday’s win in Toronto meant a little more considering the venue. Unfortunately, all of this recent good work can be undone in a weekend.

02/05/2015

TORONTO, ON - FEBRUARY 4: Jarrett Jack #0 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots against the Toronto Raptors on February 4, 2015 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jack Scores 24 As Nets Feast On Raptors 109-93

Jarrett Jack scored 24 points, Alan Anderson had 22 and the Brooklyn Nets beat Toronto 109-93 on Wednesday night to hand the Raptors their first loss in 10 games against division opponents this season.

02/05/2015

Phil Jackson (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

02/04/2015

Jarrett Jack #0 of the Brooklyn Nets warms up before a game against the Los Angeles Clippers at Barclays Center on February 2, 2015. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

PHOTO: Nets Point Guard Jarrett Jack Wears ‘Black History Years’ Shirt

Nets point guard Jarrett Jack had his own special version on Monday night, with “month” crossed out and “YEARS” written below it.

02/03/2015

Andray Blatche during the 2014 FIBA tournament (Photo by Cristina Quicler/AFP/Getty Images), Nets GM Billy King  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Blatche Rumor Proves Nets GM Is King Of The Flip-Flop

Just when you thought this season couldn’t get any stranger. Unfortunately, there is little Billy King can do to resurrect this team.

02/03/2015

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 2: Jarrett Jack #0 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots against the Los Angeles Clippers to win the game at the Barclays Center on February 2, 2015 in in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jack Nails Late Jumper As Nets Rally Past Clippers

Jarrett Jack made a tiebreaking jumper with 1.3 seconds left, and the Brooklyn Nets used a late rally to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 102-100 on Monday night.

02/03/2015

BROOKLYN, NY -  JANUARY 30: DeMar DeRozan #10 of the Toronto Raptors drives to the basket against the Brooklyn Nets during the game on January 30, 2015 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York . NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Come Up Short Against Raptors In High-Scoring Affair, 127-122

DeMar DeRozan scored 26 points, Amir Johnson made the tiebreaking basket with 41 seconds left in overtime, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 127-122 on Friday night.

01/30/2015

Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets walks off the court after their 113-102 loss to the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on Jan. 28, 2015. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Not Doing Anything To Help Their Case In NYC

This third season in Brooklyn is headed for epic failure. Even the best-case scenario has the Nets sneaking their way into the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs where the Hawks will surely send them home for good.

01/30/2015

Al Horford #15 of the Atlanta Hawks drives baseline against Kevin Garnett #2 of the Brooklyn Nets on January 28, 2015 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

3 Hawks, Durant And Westbrook Among NBA All-Star Reserves

Al Horford, Paul Millsap and Jeff Teague were picked Thursday as reserves for the Eastern Conference All-Star team, giving the sizzling Atlanta Hawks three selections.

01/30/2015

Ryan Strome #18, John Tavares #91 and Anders Lee #27 of the New York Islanders celebrate Tavares' third-period power-play goal against the New York Rangers at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 27, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

01/29/2015

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 28: Joe Johnson #7 of the Brooklyn Nets walks off the court after their 113-102 loss to the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on January 28, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Nets Drop 11th In 13 Games, Fall To Hawks

The Hawks stretched their franchise-record winning streak to 17 games in a row with a 113-102 victory over the Brooklyn Nets.

01/29/2015

Mirza Teletovic #33 of the Brooklyn Nets boxes out against the Boston Celtics during the game on January 7, 2015 at Barclays Center. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets’ Teletovic Heads Home From Hospital After Blood Clots

The Brooklyn Nets say forward Mirza Teletovic, hospitalized last week in Los Angeles with blood clots in his lungs, is being released and traveling home.

01/28/2015

Mason Plumlee of the Brooklyn Nets dunks against the Washington Wizards on Jan. 16, 2015 at Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets’ Mason Plumlee To Partake In NBA Slam Dunk Contest At Barclays Center

Center Mason Plumlee will be a contestant, as will Bucks small forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, Timberwolves point guard Zach LaVine and Magic shooting guard Victor Oladipo.

01/28/2015

Recording artists Ian Axel of A Great Big World (L) and Christina Aguilera perform onstage during 102.7 KIIS FM's 2014 Wango Tango at StubHub Center on May 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images For 102.7 KIIS FM's Wango Tango)

Christina Aguilera To Perform Ahead Of NBA All-Star Game

Ariana Grande isn’t the only big-voiced singer performing at the NBA All-Star Game: Christina Aguilera has been added to the lineup.

01/27/2015

A close-up shot of the official Spalding NBA All-Star Ball on January 22, 2015 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA D-League All-Star Events Set For Feb. 15 In Brooklyn

The NBA Development League All-Star game will be held Feb. 15 in Brooklyn, with 3-point and slam dunk contests also scheduled.

01/26/2015

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