All things considered, that's as good an outcome as the Nets could have hoped for. Gives him a shot to be back for the final couple weeks.
Nets announce Thaddeus Young has a left knee strain. Won't play against the Cavaliers, is doubtful to play against the Lakers.
Over the Nets last 4 games, Brook Lopez is averaging 30.8 points, 9.0 rebs & 3.5 blocks - while shooting 65.8 % from the floor & 95% on FT's
Los Heat se escapan en la 7ª plaza, mientras que Boston conserva la octava, empatado con Indiana y con medio partido más que Nets y Bobcats.
Doble duelo por la lucha en los playoffs del Este. Brooklyn Nets y Miami Heat derrotaron a domicilio a Charlotte y Boston, respectivamente.
The Lakers still play the Nets, Sixers, Nuggets, and Wolves, plus two against Sacramento. Some disturbingly winnable games, there. BK
Tonight against Nets was first time since Mar. 6 versus Raptors that Hornets led at end of first quarter. Rough always playing catch-up.
So the Celtics, Pacers, Nets and Hornets are separated by a half-game in the race for 8th.
MIA 93, BOS 86. Too little, too late 6. Bucks (35-36) 7. Heat (33-38) 8. C's (31-40) 9. Pacers (31-40) 10. Nets (30-40) 11. Hornets (30-40)
With Miami somehow beating the Celtics with everyone hurt, the Nets are now tied with Charlotte a half-game behind both Boston and Indiana.
Boston loses at home to Miami but remains in 8th in the East with tiebreaker on the Pacers. 9. Pacers (31-40) 10. Nets (30-40) 11. Hornets
With three weeks to go... 7 Heat 33 38 8 Celtics 31 40 9 Pacers 31 40 10 Nets 30 40 11 Hornets 30 40 Pacers in Boston April 1
Let’s all just pretend that moment we considered Reggie Jackson the future of the Nets never happened.
Nets now one game behind the Celtics for the eighth spot with 12 games left. Celtics own the tiebreaker between the two.
Final: Nets 91, Hornets 88. Nets clinch tiebreaker.
Nets defeat Hornets, meaning if Celtics lose to Heat (they're down 20 late in the 3rd) Raptors clinch playoff spot
Nets win. Nets...win.
What a fitting final play. Brook Lopez tips Gerald Henderson's inbounds pass, the clock runs out and the Nets win 91-88.
This looks like it should be Nets ball, but we'll see.
The Nets sure never make easy on themselves, do they?
Brook Lopez is getting whatever he wants. Has scored six of the last eight points for the Nets, including that runner. 87-85 Nets, 23.1 left