The 6-14 Brooklyn Nets take on the 10-12 Boston Celtics at home tonight. The Celtics lead the Atlantic Division despite their sub-.500 record and are fresh off a 41-point blowout victory Sunday against the New York Knicks.
Starting lineup: Deron Williams, Alan Anderson, Joe Johnson, Kevin Garnett, Brook Lopez.
Injury report: Deron Williams will play for the first time since re-spraining his ankle November 20th. Paul Pierce will also play against his former team, coming off the bench for the first time since February 9th, 2007. (Coincidentally, he came off the bench against the Nets.) Andrei Kirilenko (back) and Jason Terry (knee) will both sit.
When & Where: 7:30 P.M. EST, Barclays Center, Brooklyn
Watch: YES Network
Listen: CBS WFAN 660 AM, 101.9 FM