Wilson Chandler replaced the injured Amare Stoudemire in the lineup and scored 21 points, and the New York Knicks beat the New Jersey Nets 105-95 on Saturday night to avoid falling below .500.
Brook Lopez had 31 points and 11 rebounds for his second double-double of the season, and the New Jersey Nets held off the sluggish Charlotte Bobcats 94-89 on Friday night to snap a 12-game road losing streak.
The Denver Nuggets’ Carmelo Anthony trade drama continues to unfold with trade rumors galore. With so many reported proposals that have so far failed to stick, NBA insiders are left wondering if the New Jersey Nets will insert themselves back into the mix.
There aren’t many nights when Chris Paul can take the blame for a New Orleans Hornets’ loss. The Nets’ 103-101 overtime win on Wednesday night was one of them.
The Hornets look to shore up their defensive woes and avoid losing four straight for the first time this season when they visit the Nets on Wednesday night.
The Nets controlled the paint in two home wins over the Detroit Pistons this season. Picking up another victory in the season series, though, could prove difficult.
Avery Johnson argued with official Brent Barnaky on Wednesday night and got tossed for the first time as the Nets’ coach, walking off the court to chants of “Avery, Avery, Avery.”
Lou Williams scored 26 points and Jrue Holiday had 11 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds for his first career triple-double to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 106-92 victory over the New Jersey Nets on Wednesday night.
The 76ers try to record rare back-to-back road wins Wednesday night as they seek a seventh straight victory over the improving Nets, who have lost once in their last six at the Prudential Center.
The Nets are apparently in Carmelo Anthony’s past. As for the future, is it New York? Denver? Another team? “I don’t know. I really don’t know,” Anthony said Monday night.
Brook Lopez scored 27 points and Devin Harris had 18 assists as the Nets gave Carmelo Anthony an indication why he might want to play for New Jersey with a 115-99 victory over Denver on Monday night.
Devin Harris scored nine of his 13 points in the fourth quarter and the New Jersey Nets rallied to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 93-88 Wednesday night.
The Grizzlies look to match their longest winning streak of the season Wednesday night against the Nets.
The Cavaliers haven’t won on the road since beating the Nets in November. Their last victory in any game probably only seems like it was that long ago.
Morrow, who had been sidelined since pulling a hamstring against Philadelphia on Dec. 14, outscored Detroit 10-2 in the game-deciding run.