No longer undefeated

The streak has broken! After three consecutive wins in ultimately meaningless preseason fashion, the Brooklyn Nets finally fell apart in ultimately meaningless preseason fashion, losing 115-85 to the Boston Celtics in Brooklyn. The Nets fell behind 9-0 in the first 76 seconds and never recovered, trailing by double digits for the last 32 minutes of […]

Net Worth: Celtics 115, Nets 85 #WeTalkinBoutPreseason

Hard to place the blame on any one player in tonight’s game — the breakdowns were systemic, and frankly the Celtics made a lot of well-contested shots. Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, Courtney Lee, and Rajon Rondo all feasted on open and contested looks, inside and out. After the Celtics jumped out to a 9-0 lead, […]

Pregame Thread: Brooklyn Nets-Boston Celtics

The Brooklyn Nets will play their standard starting 5; the Celtics will start Rajon Rondo, Courtney Lee, Paul Pierce, Jared Sullinger, and Kevin Garnett. MarShon Brooks will see his first preseason minutes, though Coach Avery Johnson says he’ll be limited. Jerry Stackhouse is out with knee issues — Johnson said he’ll likely deal with knee […]