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Nets swingman Joe Johnson said Sunday that point guard Deron Williams is suffering from a severe case of tendinitis.
After a banged-up Deron Williams checked out of the game, Brooklyn stepped up.
The Nets shut the Hawks down in just about every way possible. And Brook Lopez made a major impact on both ends of the floor.
Brook Lopez leads Brooklyn to a 91-83 win over Atlanta on the strength of his 22 points and 13 rebounds.
Brook Lopez had 22 points and 13 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Atlanta 91-83 on Saturday to cut the Hawks' lead to 2-1 in the Eastern Conference series.
An inside-the-huddle look at the sounds of the NBA's Eastern Conference playoffs.
Lionel Hollins has come back from down 0-2 in a series twice before. Can he do it again as coach of the Nets?
The Nets desperately need Deron Williams to be the consistently productive point guard they brought him to Brooklyn to be. He just doesn't seem to have it in him.
Coming off one of the worst playoff games of his career, Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams knows he needs to produce at a higher level and said Thursday, "I can play better."
Take a look back at the top assists from the week in the NBA, including Blake Griffin's assist to DeAndre Jordan.
If you wanted to sum up Deron Williams' disappointing tenure as a Net in one play, it happened in the closing seconds of Game 2 on Wednesday.
With the sale of the team drawing the attention of many, the Hawks took care of business yet again to take a 2-0 series lead over the Nets.
The Hawks took a 2-0 lead in the series vs the Nets with a well-rounded scoring effort
Nets guard Jarrett Jack says he felt like his team missed a chance to get a win in Game 2 against the Hawks.
Nets head coach Lionel Hollins praised his team, despite their losing to the Hawks in Game 2.