Wins Before Playoffs Crucial For Brooklyn Nets

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Many NBA pundits wouldn’t bat an eyelash at the question of whether or not the final few regular season games of select teams could heavily impact them once the playoffs roll around. The Brooklyn Nets, however, are not one of […]

Recent Home Loss Could Benefit Brooklyn Nets In Playoffs

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For 15 straight games at Barclays Center, the Brooklyn Nets forgot what losing at home felt like. Then, the Atlanta Hawks came to town on Friday night. By game’s end, the streak was gone, as the Hawks came away with a 93-88 victory over […]

Dropping To Sixth Seed Might Benefit Brooklyn Nets

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Like any other playoff-bound team around the league, the Brooklyn Nets have been continuously striving to land the best possible seed in their conference. Yet, due to rather unusual circumstances, if coach Jason Kidd’s squad is unable to move up in the standings from […]

Brooklyn Nets Cannot Lose Andrei Kirilenko During Playoffs

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If anyone can understand the impact that injuries can have on a team throughout the season, it’s the 2013-14 Brooklyn Nets. And if there’s one player the Nets cannot afford to lose in the upcoming playoffs, it’s Andrei Kirilenko. There’s no doubt […]

Brooklyn Nets’ Mason Plumlee Deserves More Time With Starters

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Saturday night provided a welcoming sight for the Brooklyn Nets, as future Hall of Fame forward Kevin Garnett finally made his way back out on the court after missing the previous 19 games. And even though his numbers this season haven’t reflected much […]

If Still Ongoing, Brooklyn Nets Must Downplay Home Win Streak

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For 15-consecutive home games, no team has found a way to prevent the Brooklyn Nets from walking off the court victoriously. However, if Brooklyn somehow enters the playoffs with their impressive Barclays Center win streak still intact, it would serve […]

Brooklyn Nets Coach Jason Kidd Will Not Win NBA Coach of the Year

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Many seasons, a coach who revives his team the way Jason Kidd did with his Brooklyn Nets beginning in January would be the favorite to win NBA Coach of the Year. Unfortunately for Kidd, however, this will not be one […]

Starter Role Makes Sense For Brooklyn Nets’ Andray Blatche Next Season

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When Andray Blatche signed with the Brooklyn Nets entering the 2012-13 season, it was an opportunity to prove that he still belonged in the league after being amnestied by the Washington Wizards for his antics. After three head coaches and […]

Loss To Philadelphia 76ers Would Be Devastating For Brooklyn Nets

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The Philadelphia 76ers‘ infamous 26 game losing streak may be behind them, but when the Brooklyn Nets visit Philly tonight, they cannot forget how painfully long of a stretch their opponent went without picking up a win. If they do, they will end […]

A Lot On the Line When New York Knicks And Brooklyn Nets Meet

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Cue the lights. When the Brooklyn Nets make their way across the Hudson to take on the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night, much more will be on the line for both teams than just the […]

Brooklyn Nets Will Need Best Effort Against Minnesota Timberwolves

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The Brooklyn Nets will look to extend their home winning streak to 13 on Sunday night, but in order to do so, they’ll first have to get past the Minnesota Timberwolves. That may not seem like a tall order at first glance of […]

Brooklyn Nets Should Hope To Meet Toronto Raptors In Playoffs

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They may currently be 10 games over the .500 mark, but facing the Toronto Raptors in the first round of the playoffs should be the matchup the Brooklyn Nets prefer. Currently holding the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference, the […]