Originally written on Sports Injury Alert  |  Last updated 1/13/15
The Brooklyn Nets defeated the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday by the score of 105-101. The win was the second straight for the Nets, who improved to 42-34 on the season. With six games to play the Nets are 2 1/2 games behind the Toronto Raptors in the Atlantic Division and fifth in the Eastern Conference. The Nets saw the return of veteran power forward/center Kevin Garnett, who had missed the previous 19 games due to back spasms. Erik Cleves Kristensen via Wikimedia CommonsAs reported by Brett Pollakoff of NBCSports.com, Nets head coach  Jason Kidd put Garnett into the lineup without hesitation against the 76ers. Garnett's minutes were limited but didn't appear to miss a beat. In 13 minutes of action, Garnett shot 5-of-6 from the floor and scored 10 points, to go along with four rebounds, a steal, an assist and a blocked shot.Garnett shared minutes up front with Andray Blatche and Mason Plumlee. Baltche had 10 points and five rebounds in 11 minutes, while Plumlee added ...
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