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Johnson named East's Coach of the Month

Avery Johnson was named Eastern Conference Coach of the Month for October and November, the NBA announced Monday.

Johnson led the Nets to an 11-4 record. The 11 wins topped any November in franchise history.

The Nets ranked second in the NBA in scoring defense in November, allowing just 90.4 points per game.

Johnson has now garnered four career Coach of the Month awards.