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Nets recover from slow start, end 5-game skid

Nets recover from slow start, end 5-game skid

ESPN.com Updated Dec 12, 2012
Joe Johnson scored 23 points, Andray Blatche had 14 points and nine rebounds and the Brooklyn Nets beat Toronto 94-88 Wednesday night, snapping a season-high five-game losing streak.
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  • Raptors down to eight healthy players vs. Nets

    Raptors down to eight healthy players vs. Nets

    nba.com Dec 12, 2012
    Five players injured and one suspended. A horrendous road trip with five straight losses. Fourteenth place in the Eastern Conference.
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  • Section 15: The Loyal Knicks Fan

    Section 15: The Loyal Knicks Fan

    nytimes.com Dec 12, 2012
    Tuesday night was Andre Phillip's first time watching professional basketball in his hometown, but he wasn't rooting for the home team.
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  • How Deron Williams’ Jump Shot Has Fallen Off With The Nets

    How Deron Williams’ Jump Shot Has Fallen Off With The Nets

    Deron Williams and the Brooklyn Nets lost to their borough rivals, the Knicks, last night in exciting fashion (Jason Kidd‘s play has been particularly timeless in New York), and they’ve fallen off after their hot start to the season, losing their last
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  • Section 15: The Gift of Basketball

    Section 15: The Gift of Basketball

    nytimes.com Dec 12, 2012
    The Off the Dribble team was interested in learning about Nets fans now that the team is in Brooklyn. A gift sent Anthony and Chantele Hart to Section 15.
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  • The Knicks Have a New Number: 3

    The Knicks Have a New Number: 3

    nytimes.com Dec 12, 2012
    The New York Knicks' shooting spree is a product of a healthy offense rather than a symptom of a flawed philosophy.
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  • Jason Kidd’s Clutch Three In Brooklyn: Good Call or Offensive F…

    Jason Kidd’s Clutch Three In Brooklyn: Good Call or Offensive Foul?

    dimemag.com Dec 12, 2012
    Jason Kidd was pretty incredible for the Knicks last night in their big win over the Nets. Watch him drain the dagger and-1 three-point shot to give New York the lead for good. Jeff Van Gundy clearly thinks it’s an offensive foul. What do you think? For
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  • Jason Kidd hits controversial 3-point game-winner to push Knick…

    Jason Kidd hits controversial 3-point game-winner to push Knicks past Nets (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Dec 12, 2012
    On Sunday night, Jason Kidd wore a New York Rangers hockey helmet out for the second half of the New York Knicks' game against the Denver Nuggets after taking a first-quarter shot to the head. On Tuesday night, the 39-year-old guard had what longtime Ra…
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  • Vasquez, Hornets tip Rockets to win third straight

    Vasquez, Hornets tip Rockets to win third straight

    CNNSI.com Dec 10, 2012
    Vasquez, Hornets tip Rockets to win third straight
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  • The Lakers Get Embarrassed; Carmelo Takes Back New York

    The Lakers Get Embarrassed; Carmelo Takes Back New York

    dimemag.com Dec 12, 2012
    At some point, the Lakers need to sit back and reassess everything. Waiting on Pau Gasol and Steve Nash isn’t going to cut it. Blaming the coach won’t work either, not after you just sent the last one to Chick-fil-A barely a month ago. The NBA version
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  • Video - Nets Snap Five-Game Skid 01:05

    Nets Snap Five-Game Skid

    Dec 12
    Nets hand Raptors sixth straight loss.

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    Dec 12
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