1. Lionel Hollins Lashes out at Deron Williams' Critics: 'It's Totally Unfair'

    As the criticism continues to pile on top of Deron Williams , coach Lionel Hollins on Sunday launched into a lengthy defense of his point guard while attacking the media for coverage that is "totally unfair...

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  2. Lopez's Big Night Within Game of Hawks

    NEW YORK (AP) Brook Lopez had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Thaddeus Young added 18 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Atlanta 91-83 on Saturday to cut the Hawks ' lead to 2-1 in the Eastern Conference series...

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  3. Lopez Credits Crowd for Game 3 Win

    Brook Lopez : "Was so great to be back home. Had a spectacular crowd, playing with our fans. Never quit on us...

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  4. Nets Beat Hawks 91-83, Series Now 2-1

    NEW YORK (AP) — Brook Lopez had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Thaddeus Young added 18 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Atlanta 91-83 on Saturday to cut the Hawks ' lead to 2-1 in the Eastern Conference series...

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  5. Hollins Happy with 'Effort & Energy' in Win

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  6. Hollins Defends Deron Williams in Wake of Criticism

    Brooklyn Nets ' point guard Deron Williams is on the hot seat, with the media and analysts breathing down his neck with criticisms about his performance during the first two games of the playoff season, but Lionel Hollins is backing him up...

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  7. Brooklyn Nets Need Deron Williams to Play with Confidence

    Let’s say you watched the Brooklyn Nets ’ loss Wednesday in Game 2 of their first-round series with the Atlanta Hawks . Let’s say you didn’t know any of the players or their salaries...

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  8. Returning Mirza Teletovic Admits Game Felt 'New' to Him

    After spending three months watching from the sidelines, no one had any grand illusions about Mirza Teletovic playing a massive role for the Nets in their first-round series against the Hawks ...

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  9. Williams Must Snap out of Shooting Funk

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - On one end of the main practice court, Deron Williams kept hoisting away by himself...

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  10. Grab Nets Playoff Tickets Now!

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  11. Disappointed Nets Head Back Home in Deep Hole

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  12. Story the Same as Williams Falls Short for Nets

    ATLANTA - On a night the Nets desperately needed an All-Star performance and a clutch play, Deron Williams did little to prove Paul Pierce 's criticisms wrong...

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  13. Hollins on Close Loss: 'We Had Our Chances'

    ATLANTA - Everyone was focused on the person who's in the crosshairs of the Hawks ' fans and Joe Johnson waited patiently to dissect the defense, swinging it to the Nets ' $98-million man in the corner...

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  14. Teletovic Makes Return from Blood Clot Issue

    ATLANTA - Before Mirza Teletovic checked into the game with 6:14 left in the first quarter Wednesday night, signaling his first action in three long months, he made it clear he hasn't lost one shred of his ever-present confidence...

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  15. Hawks Hold On, Take 2-0 Series Lead over Nets

    ATLANTA (AP) Paul Millsap scored 19 points and the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks again survived a tougher-than-expected test from the Brooklyn Nets , holding on for a 96-91 victory and a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference playoff series Wednesday night...

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  16. Watch: D-WIll's Game-Tying Jumper Falls Short

    Deron Williams had a chance to hit the game-tying shot in the final seconds of tonight's Hawks -Nets Game 2, but he missed the open jumper, and Atlanta escaped with a 96-91 victory...

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  17. Teletovic (Blood Clots) Ruled Active for Game 2

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  18. Nets Need to Control the Perimeter in Game 2 Against Hawks

    When 18 basketball analysts from CBS Sports and ESPN unanimously predict a team will make it through its first-round playoff matchup — and just three predict the series to last ...

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  19. Despite Success, Joe Johnson Still Booed in Atlanta

    Brooklyn Nets swingman Joe Johnson always gets booed when he comes back to Philips Arena and faces his former team.....

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  20. Nets List Teletovic as 'Probable' for Game 2

    The Nets ruled Mirza Teletovic out for the season back on Jan. 23, after he was diagnosed with bilateral pulmonary embolus (multiple blood clots in the lungs)...

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  21. Teletovic 'Probable' to Play in Game 2

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  22. Biggest Adjustments Brooklyn Nets Must Make in Game 2 Versus Atlanta Hawks

    The Brooklyn Nets kept the Atlanta Hawks closer than many expected during Game 1 of their first-round playoff series, but they were far from perfect Sunday afternoon...

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  23. Brooklyn Nets Encouraged but Still Winless vs. Atlanta Hawks

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  24. Thaddeus Young in Best Supporting Role

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  25. Nets Agree They Need to Give Lopez More Touches

    ATLANTA — The Hawks couldn't handle Brook Lopez under the basket, an expected development considering he towers over anybody Atlanta coach Mike Budenholzer trots out to his frontcourt...

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