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Andrei Kirilenko (tight lower back) sat out practice again on Wednesday.
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Andrei Kirilenko still out w/ back tightness - Andrei Kirilenko (F) Brooklyn Nets

Andrei Kirilenko (tight lower back) sat out practice again on Wednesday.
New York Daily News Sep 28, 2014
Nets Insider: Andrei Kirilenko back in same boat with injury

Nets Insider: Andrei Kirilenko back in same boat with injury

It only took one day for Andrei Kirilenko's back to flare up. After missing 25 games last season because of spasms, Kirilenko sat out of the second day of training camp Sunday with "stiffness in his back," the Nets announced.

Kirilenko feeling tightness in back

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Brooklyn Nets small forward Andrei Kirilenko, who was working with the starters on the first day of training camp, has tightness in his lower back, which he believes could keep him out for the next 7-to-10 days. Kirilenko missed 25 straight games early last season due to back spasms. Overall, he missed 37 games in 2013-14 due to injury. “I mean I’m trying to be positive,” Kirilenko, who worked with the training staff to strengthen his back in the offseason, said Sunday.

Kirilenko: Starter or bench, I'm not worried

On Monday, Brooklyn Nets coach Lionel Hollins said Kevin Garnett will start at power forward this season. Factor in presumed starters Deron Williams, Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez, and there is one spot seemingly up for grabs. Andrei Kirilenko #47 SFBrooklyn Nets 2014 STATS GM45 PPG5.0 RPG3.2 APG1.6 FG%.513 FT%.513 If Hollins decides to go the traditional route, Andrei Kirilenko would be a candidate to start. Mirza Teletovic, Alan Anderson or Jarrett Jack are other options Hollins could pick from to join the starting five.
NetsDaily Sep 15, 2014
SI lists Andrei Kirilenko and Joe Johnson listed as top 100 players

SI lists Andrei Kirilenko and Joe Johnson listed as top 100 players

With Media Day under two weeks away, the season about a month and a half away, NBA websites are releasing their lists of top players in the league heading into the new year. Sports Illustrated's Ben Golliver and Rob Mahoney published their list of players ranked 51-100 Monday afternoon, and two Nets were listed: Andrei Kirilenko and Joe Johnson. Kirilenko was placed 85 on the list, ahead of the likes of Boris Diaw (No. 100) and Jamal Crawford (No. 86), which is a pretty fair spot for the Russian who is coming off an injury-riddled year. Mahoney believes that Kirilenko is over the hump, but...
Deseret Morning News Sep 11, 2014
Andrei Kirilenko's Utah home burglarized, despite being in 'safest place on Earth'

Andrei Kirilenko's Utah home burglarized, despite being in 'safest place on Earth'

Former Utah Jazz star Andrei Kirilenko's Salt Lake City home was burglarized over the weekend.

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