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Playoff Robin Lopez Cannot be Stopped, at Least Not by the Celtics
April 19th, 2017 at 2:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images A year ago, Robin Lopez was simply known as the mascot-massacring twin brother of the Brooklyn Nets' soon-to-be all-time leading scorer. He was an underratedâ??at bestâ??center that played solid minutes on a lowly New York Knicks team that seldom...

Bulls Blow Out Nets To Clinch Playoff Berth In Regular-Season Finale
April 12th, 2017 at 9:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** (CBS) An up-and-down Bulls regular season ended where you might expect it to â?? right at .500. And that was enough to give Chicago the right to keep playing. The Bulls beat the Nets, 112-73, in their regular-season finale Wednesday night at the United Center to ... Read Original Post at...

Kenny Atkinson, Nets Defend Decision To Rest Key Players With Playoffs On Line For Others
April 12th, 2017 at 7:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Cody Westerlund- CHICAGO (CBS) â?? Following the decision to rest three key players in a regular-season finale that has no meaning to them but playoff implications for several other teams in the East, the Nets defended their move by citing the need to go into the offseason healthy and...

Nets To Be Without 6 Players, Including 2 Leading Scorers, Against Playoff-Hunting Bulls
April 12th, 2017 at 10:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** (CBS) Searching for a win in their regular-season finale on Wednesday night to clinch a playoff berth, the Bulls are catching a break. The league-worst Nets (20-61) will be without six players, including their two leading scorers and three of their top five. Three are sitting out for rest reasons: leading scorer Brook...

Wade Returns But Nets Hand Bulls Potentially Costly Loss
April 8th, 2017 at 7:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (AP) â?? Dwyane Wade returned but the Chicago Bulls sustained a potentially costly loss when the Brooklyn Nets beat them 107-106 on Saturday. Spencer Dinwiddie made four free throws in the final 13.6 seconds for the Nets in their home finale. He scored 19 points, as did rookie...