Grief Support Group: Can the Nets come back?

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Well, that was underwhelming. After a tense, gritty Game 7 victory against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday, the Brooklyn Nets flew to Miami to finally begin the series in the making since last June. Despite solid performances from Joe Johnson and Deron Williams, Brooklyn looked completely outmatched and unwilling to compete with the 2-time defending […]

How The Nets Swept The Heat During The Regular Season

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The New Jersey/Brooklyn Nets do not have an illustrious history against the Miami Heat. In the NBA regular season, the 26-year-old Heat hold a 59-45 edge over the itinerant Nets franchise. The disparity is even more pronounced in the playoffs, with the Nets winning a solitary game in two playoff series against the Shaquille O’Neal/Dwyane […]

The Morning After: Time to Get Serious?

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  What had happened was: The Nets cast aside their usual uniforms and instead collectively donned a massive white flag in the final game of the regular season, which they lost 114-85 to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The game mercifully brought to an end a streak of uninspired, boring basketball the Nets largely played over the […]

Who’s Got The Best Nickname? Breaking Down Nets-Heat… By Nicknames

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The Brooklyn Nets take on the Miami Heat for the second time this season at home tonight, after a 101-100 stunner. But more importantly, it marks the first “Nickname Game” in NBA history: both teams will wear jerseys with nicknames on the backs of their jerseys, rather than their standard last name. It’s not the […]