Posted November 24, 2013 on AP on Fox
They are the NBA's most expensive team, filled with All-Stars and the belief they can contend for a championship. Here's what else the Brooklyn Nets are at the moment: a last-place disappointment. ''Tough times right now,'' forward Kevin Garnett said. They got tougher Sunday, when reserve Rodney Stuckey scored a season-high 27 points in the Detroit Pistons' 109-97 victory that sent the Nets to a fifth straight loss and sole possession of the Atlantic Division basement. The Nets, with their enormous payroll and enormous expectations, fell to 3-10, a half-game behind the New York Knicks, and were hearing boos at Barclays Center in the second half. ''The ball's just bouncing the opponent's way right now and we've just got to stay together,'' coach Jason Kidd said. Greg Monroe had 18 points and 11 rebounds for the Pistons, who bounced back from consecutive losses to Atlanta. Brandon Jennings added 14 points and 10 assists, making all 10 free throws to make up for a 2-for-10 shooti...
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