Lionel Hollins Rumors

They have emerged as menaces this season, forcing turnovers on a higher percentage of possessions than any team in the league — and, actually, any team in almost 20 years. “They started building this team a couple years ago,” Nets coach Lionel Hollins said before Boston smacked his team by 25 points. “They’re really quick. They defend. They force turnovers. I think they’re No. 1 in steals. No. 1 in forcing turnovers. No. 1 in points off those turnovers. They thrive with their quickness and getting their hands on balls, and running down (the court).”