Nets hoping Kyrie Irving gets back to attacking the rim

Kyrie Irving acknowledges he’s in a mini-slump at the worst possible time, with the Nets jostling for play-in positioning. And while he’s a stellar outside shooter and a midrange monster, Irving would be well-served getting back to what he does best — getting to the rim. He’s one of the great finishers of all time, … Read more

Steve Nash hoping for ‘player-led’ fix to Nets’ struggling defense

If one game broke differently last June, the Nets might be trying to defend an NBA title. Instead the Nets still are trying to prove they can defend … anyone at all. Six of the Nets’ last nine opponents have eclipsed their season scoring average by trading baskets in shootouts with the score-first duo of … Read more