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NetsDaily Feb 4, 2018
Blowout averted but Bucks’ athleticism too much for Nets

Blowout averted but Bucks’ athleticism too much for Nets

We have seen the movie before. And although there were some good performances and a little bit of drama in the third act, the ending was the same. The Nets lost their sixth game in the last seven and their tenth straight game, 109-94. The Bucks may have won, but they had some scary moments, with Michael Delladevoda and Giannis Antetokounmpo going down and leaving the game. Still, their big post-Jason Kidd success continued under Joe Prunty. They’ve now won six of their last seven. For the Nets, Caris LeVert and DeMarre Carroll led the way with 15 points each. Carroll made his points...
NetsDaily Feb 4, 2018
Nets shellacked by Bucks on Super Bowl Sunday, 109-94

Nets shellacked by Bucks on Super Bowl Sunday, 109-94

Well, at least the Nets made it somewhat interesting in the second half. An early start, 12:00-noon to be exact, on Super Bowl Sunday as Brooklyn welcomed the Jason Kidd-less Milwaukee Bucks to the Barclays Center for, yes, “kids day.” It was the Nets sixth loss in seven games and the Bucks sixth win in seven games ... since Jason Kidd was fired. Brooklyn must not have read our game preview because it looked as if they weren’t aware of today’s early start, letting the Bucks coast to a 21-point halftime lead, 62-41. Or, as it’s known in some circles: three touchdowns plus three...
NetsDaily Feb 2, 2018
‘Lin is one of my text buddies,’ says Atkinson

‘Lin is one of my text buddies,’ says Atkinson

Not long after tearing his right patellar tendon, Jeremy Lin headed to Vancouver to start rehabbing, spending most of his time in Canada, until now. Lin is back in Brooklyn for the next several days and will sit in on the Nets three home games in five days: Friday against the Los Angeles Lakers; Sunday against the Milwaukee Bucks; and Tuesday against the Houston Rockets, the first and last of whom Lin played for once upon a time. Kenny Atkinson briefly discussed Lin’s communication with the Nets while he’s been away and rehabbing. Atkinson assures everyone that it’s all good. “I...