• Nets move closer to .500 after win in Toronto

    3 days ago - By Bésame

    If the Nets played in Philadelphia the way they played in Toronto on Thanksgiving Eve, they would be winners of four in a row.
    Not a game below .500.
    But clearly they needed that embarrassment in Ben Simmons' return to Philly as a wake-up call.
    Their 112-98 victory over the Raptors on Thursday was the get-right game. The Nets emptied their bench with four minutes left in the fourth quarter.
    “Definitely a difference,” Kyrie Irving said after the game. “When we're playing together like that, anything is possible. We've just got to build that consistency.”
    It was proof that this Nets team...
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