Originally posted on Brooklyn Balling  |  Last updated 2/3/14
For the 3rd-straight game, Shaun Livingston was the best Net on the floor It wasn't pretty, easy, or particularly inspiring, but tonight's Nets' 108-102 victory over the hapless (and tanking) Philadelphia 76ers finally snapped Brooklyn's three-game losing streak and helped right the ship of a team going through a tough part of its schedule with a lot of players out due to injury. Joe Johnson (knee), Andray Blatche (hip), and Andrei Kirilenko (calf) all missed this game, and the Nets missed their collective presence greatly. This game was a total slop-and-foul fest, evidenced by the 38 total turnovers (25 for Philly), 67 free throw attempts (39 for Brooklyn), and 52 personal fouls (28 for Philly). There wasn't much defense played by either side, loads of missed and unconstested shots, and some of the worst passes you'll ever see in a NBA game. After the Nets got off to a 19-4 lead in the 1st quarter, it didn't look like this game would be close either. However, it su...
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