The New Jersey Nets, who went 1,186-1,634 and never had an identity while they toiled in the frigid marsh of North Jersey, will move to Brooklyn next year hoping to find one.
The third quarter decided the game with the Celtics outscoring New Jersey 26-13.
Down to eight healthy players, the New Jersey Nets put together one of their best finishes to a game all season.
Move over, Kim Kardashian. Power forward Kris Humphries has re-signed with the Nets.
It was a bit of a homecoming Monday for MarShon Brooks, as the former Providence College guard was introduced to the media as the top draft-day acquisition of the Nets.