Nets @ Bucks, 8:00 P.M. EST:
TBG Open Thread

Posted on: February 20th, 2013 by Devin Kharpertian Comments

Grade the Game At Any Time!

Tonight: After a thrilling conclusion to last night's game in Brooklyn, the 32-22 Brooklyn Nets travel to Milwaukee to take on the 26-26 Milwaukee Bucks, at 8:00 P.M. EST tonight at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee. This is the second game of a back-to-back, home-and-home between these two teams, and will wrap up the season series. Last night's victory marked the first in 14 attempts for the Nets franchise, dating back to 2009.

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Watch & Listen: Tonight's game is broadcast on YES Network. Ian "The Birdman" Eagle and Mike "The Czar" Fratello are on the call. The game is radio simulcast on WFAN, and in Spanish on WADO.

More on tonight's game, including injuries and stats, after the jump.

Out: Amazingly, both teams appear to be at full strength tonight, outside of Tornike Shengelia's indefinite leave with concussion symptoms.

Projected Starters:
Milwaukee Bucks: Brandon Jennings, Monta Ellis, Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Ersan Ilyasova, Larry Sanders (276 minutes, +/- +10.3 per 100 possessions)
Brooklyn Nets: Deron Williams, Joe Johnson, Gerald Wallace, Reggie Evans, Brook Lopez (343 minutes, +/- -0.4 per 100 possessions)

Advanced Statistics:
Milwaukee Bucks: 100.0 offensive rating (24th), 101.3 defensive rating (10th), 97.07 possessions per game (3rd)
Brooklyn Nets: 103.9 offensive rating (11th), 103.8 defensive rating (19th), 90.52 possessions per game (30th)

Go Nets!