Resurgent Nets To Try To Force Top-Seeded Hawks To Go The DistanceThey were separated by 22 victories in the regular season and a mere nine points so far in the playoffs.
Lichtenstein: Nets Turning Corner, But Danger Lurks Around The BendEven 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.
Anderson Helps Nets Beat Winless 76ers 99-91Alan Anderson scored 10 of his 12 points in the fourth quarter, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Philadelphia 99-91 on Wednesday night to extend the 76ers' season-opening skid to 15 games - matching a franchise record.
Lichtenstein: Nets Have Their Core Four, But Who Will Take The Fifth?Assuming they stay healthy -- and that’s a pretty big assumption given their medical history -- the Nets will revolve around the quartet of Deron Williams, Joe Johnson, Brook Lopez and Kevin Garnett.
Nets Re-Sign Small Forward Alan Anderson To 2-Year Deal Anderson averaged 7.2 points, 1.0 assists and 2.2 rebounds in 22.7 minutes for Brooklyn in 2013-2014. He appeared in 78 games and made 26 starts.
Lichtenstein: Small Nets Shock Mavericks With Big ComebackThat's right. Jason Kidd, on his 41st birthday, outwitted the Dallas’ Rick Carlisle, a championship coach, with the game on the line.
Lichtenstein: Let’s Hold Off On Nets’ Obituary Following Lopez InjuryBrook Lopez's broken foot might not be a death knell for the Brooklyn Nets.
Anderson Solid, But Nets Beaten In Philadelphia On Shot At The BuzzerEvan Turner hit the winning basket at the buzzer and scored 29 points to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 121-120, overtime win over the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night.
Lichtenstein: Keep Paul Pierce Out Of Nets' Starting LineupMuch has been written about the precipitous decline in Kevin Garnett’s game, but the talk about Pierce has been in more hushed tones. His instincts can still be useful -- as long as it’s in a reserve role.
Lichtenstein: Brooklyn Nets 2013-14 Preview: It’s All Or NothingThis year's Nets team has the potential to be off the charts, with far superior depth to support a starting five that has accumulated 35 All Star appearances
GM Billy King: 'This Is The Window' For Nets To Push For A ChampionshipBrooklyn Nets general manager Billy King says "this is the window" for his retooled team to push for a championship.
It's That Time, Again: Lichtenstein's Nets Training Camp Primer Most sports fans focus on baseball and football during October. For the new-look Brooklyn Nets, however, this just might be their most important month until April.
Lichtenstein: Nets Must Address 3 Issues To Make Move On Miami While many of the faces have changed from the group that lost a Game 7 home game to Chicago to end last season, many of the same challenges remain. Below, I list the Nets' three biggest question marks going into the 2013-14 season.
Nets Agree To A Deal With Swingman AndersonAnderson averaged a career-high 10.7 points last season for the Toronto Raptors.
Knicks Limp Into All-Star Break Following Brutal Effort Against RaptorsNo big shots from Rudy Gay on this night. He hardly made any shots at all. Neither did Carmelo Anthony, bothered by what he called a dead arm after being hit in the biceps early in the game. Toronto won the battle of supporting casts, and the game.