Lichtenstein: Even With KG Back, Nets Need Blatche To Step Up In Playoffs For now, Blatche is a really wild wild-card on the Nets. Many I know would prefer that coach Jason Kidd go with Mason Plumlee in relief. But I don't agree.
Nets Trounce Celtics, Run Home Winning Streak To 11Joe Johnson hit six 3-pointers in his 27 points, Mason Plumlee added 18 points, and the Brooklyn Nets won their 11th straight at home, beating the Boston Celtics 114-98 Friday night.
Jason Collins Makes Home Debut At Brooklyn's Barclays CenterWith the crowd chanting his name, Collins finally entered the game in the waning moments. He played just three minutes, had no points, one rebound and one steal.
Lichtenstein: Nets Don't Believe In Kidd's System, Or At Least They Play Like They Don'tAll NBA teams have off nights, but few are as feckless as the Nets were Wednesday night in Portland during their 120-84 shellacking.
Lichtenstein: Nets Have To Find Way To Rebound From Latest Injury SpellUnfortunately, if the Nets don’t find a way to secure their backboard, they’ll be saving Garnett for games that will never be played. Unlike "Airplane!" their season will have crashed and burned.
Blatche Scores 17, Nets Top Celtics 85-79 Andray Blatche scored 17 points and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Boston Celtics 85-79 on Sunday night as Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett returned to their former home court for the first time since being traded last July.
Lichtenstein: Nets’ Team Effort Generates Wins, Not All Star SelectionsSince Kidd adjusted his lineup in the New Year by moving Garnett, Pierce, and Johnson up one position number, the Nets’ offense has been much more free-flowing and less dependent on any particular player’s output.
Blatche Leads Nets To 8th Win In 9 GamesAndray Blatche came off the bench and had a team-high 18 points and reserve forward Mirza Teletovic added 14 points as the Brooklyn Nets beat the Orlando Magic 101-90 on a snowy Tuesday night.
Surging Nets Make Most Of Trip Overseas, Blast Hawks In LondonJoe Johnson scored 29 points and Andray Blatche added 20 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 127-110 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday in the fourth regular-season NBA game to be played in the British capital.
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.
Nets Star Center Brook Lopez Out Indefinitely With A Broken FootThe Nets said Saturday that Brook Lopez was hurt during its overtime loss at Philadelphia on Friday and the team would issue another update next week after consultation with their doctors.