Portland’s coaches showed the Blazers two plays in the locker room after the win over the Nets, and neither one was Dame’s half court shot - instead they were clips of Nurkic and Lillard battling on the floor for loose balls.
For a team that plays "no defense," CJ McCollum did a terrific job on Caris LeVert on that final possession, keeping him from getting a step and getting deep in the paint, forcing him to settle for a step-back jumper he obviously did not want to shoot and missed.
Nets with a reach out to the Suns fans....
Hello to our new fans from the Valley. Brooklyn is about family and resilience. As such, we expect this energy every night. Thank you, and let's go Nets.