7:11 PM EST, Wed November 26, 2014

Lionel Hollins has Nets working on zone defense

A zone should allow the Nets to mask some of their obvious deficiencies in speed and athleticism.

Nets add zone defense to repertoire

PHILADELPHIA — There isn’t much downtime in the NBA season. But the Nets got some this week, and they made the most of it by adding a new wrinkle to their defense. Coach Lionel Hollins said that the Nets have …

Brook Lopez feels Philly's pain

PHILADELPHIA -- Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez empathizes with what the winless Philadelphia 76ers are going through. Lopez was the best player on the 2009-10 Nets, who started their season an NBA-worst 0-18. During that stretch, the Nets blew a 19-point lead in their season-opener (a 95-93 defeat in Minnesota), dropped a pair of three-point games against Philadelphia and fell to 0-10 after Dwyane Wade’s 3-pointer beat them 81-80 with just 0.
New York Daily News Nov 25, 2014
Nets happy to extend 76ers' streak

Nets happy to extend 76ers' streak

The Nets want to make sure their record for futility remains in jeopardy.

Nets try to avoid becoming 76ers' first win

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. –- Lionel Hollins says he doesn’t have to inform his team of the Philadelphia 76ers’ record. Hollins believes the Nets are well aware of the situation they’re facing tomorrow night in Philly against the 0-14 Sixers. “They know what it is,” Hollins said. “I don’t have to mention it. Hell, everybody’s got Twitter and people (are) on Facebook and the news. “It’s not a big deal.