2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
28-54, 5th in Atlantic
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20d

Russian whistleblower wants libel case dropped

Former Moscow lab director Grigory Rodchenkov seeks dismissal of a libel lawsuit supported by Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov on behalf of three Russian biathletes whose medals from the Sochi Games were stripped for doping.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

James Johnson receives a technical and a personal foul for his takedown of Marco Belinelli. An 8-point Sixers lead balloons to 11.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Ex-Knick Pablo Prigioni will join the Nets as an assistant coach to Kenny Atkinson, the club announced. The Nets also hires Tiago Splitter as a pro scout. Splitter will also have duties related to on-court player development.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

The NBA appointed Derek Chang today as CEO of NBA China. Chang, who will oversee the NBA's basketball and business development in the country, previously was head of International Lifestyle Channels at Scripps Networks Interactive and before that was DIRECTV's VP of Content Strategy and Development. He also was an executive VP of development at YES Network where he played a role in launching the network and developing its relationship with the Nets.

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39dIan Begley

NBA to hold drawings for draft tiebreakers

Random drawings by the NBA on Friday afternoon will break several significant ties in the pre-lottery NBA draft standings.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

The Celtics, locked into the No. 2 seed, plan to rest Al Horford, Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown, and Terry Rozier versus the Nets. Game 82 starters: Shane Larkin, Jabari Bird, Abdel Nader, Guerschon Yabusele, and Aron Baynes. Stevens said Rozier's left pinky is feeling better after tweaking it during Tuesday's loss in Washington.

Crabbe drops 41 on his birthday (0:56)
Crabbe lays it up off Russell's alley-oop feed (0:17)
Allen soars for monster slam (0:19)
Nets' bench loses it after Crabbe reaches 29 points (0:18)
Crabbe gets off to red-hot start (0:29)
Allen throws down vicious slam (0:15)
Grant buries jumper for and-1 (0:20)
Nets take down Bucks (1:31)
Allen stuffs Antetokounmpo late in fourth (0:15)
Crabbe gets four-point play to go (0:18)

Team Stats

Points Per Game106.614th
Rebounds Per Game44.49th
Assists Per Game23.79th
Points Allowed110.328th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2017-182854.341
2016-172062.244
2015-162161.256
2014-153844.463
2013-144438.537