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Old 04-04-2013, 06:47 PM   #1
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Default Nets make team History!!!

For the first time have finished the season with a winning road record. That's a big step for a team looking to get to the next level. Unless you're the Bucks who go .500 anywhere they play. I was critical of the team coming into the season because of some awful contracts we picked up, but I must say so far Brooklyn has had a great season.
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Old 04-04-2013, 06:53 PM   #2
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1st round exit.
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Old 04-04-2013, 06:55 PM   #3
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For a first year in Brooklyn, I'd say we played up to our expectations. There was a lot of up and downs (and I mean a lot) but in the end I'm just happy the Nets are a winning team again. Its been rough the last 5 or so seasons. Even if we get bounced by the Heat in the second round I'd say it was a successful inaugural season for the Brooklyn Nets.
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Old 04-04-2013, 06:57 PM   #4
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Default Re: Nets make team History!!!

The problem with Brooklyn is they are a good team, but not a legitimate title contending team. They don't have much room to make moves with the contracts they have to take them to the next level they need to be to contend.

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Old 04-04-2013, 07:42 PM   #5
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They didn't have a winning road record when they went to the finals that year??
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Old 04-04-2013, 09:56 PM   #6
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Default Re: Nets make team History!!!

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They didn't have a winning road record when they went to the finals that year??

Yeah, we were a pretty bad road team under Byron Scott, but I like that team. Once Lawrence Frank took over we were no longer a good home team anymore, it hurts more to lose games at home than in road.
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Old 04-04-2013, 11:02 PM   #7
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They didn't have a winning road record when they went to the finals that year??
No we were 19-22 that season on the road
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Old 04-05-2013, 02:26 AM   #8
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They didn't have a winning road record when they went to the finals that year??


They had a losing road record in both '02 and '03(19-22 and 16-25 respectively). They also went 23-24 in '03 after starting 26-9.
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Old 04-05-2013, 02:28 AM   #9
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1st round exit.

you're afraid to support a team with a losing road record
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Old 04-05-2013, 02:40 AM   #10
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Default Re: Nets make team History!!!

Really..? How far back into the Nets' history are we talking? I can't imagine the Nets led by Dr. J struggled to have a winning record on the road... Right?

I don't have the time to look up the stats, so I'll just leave that question in the air.
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