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Nets' Brook Lopez out again

Updated: December 16, 2013, 11:27 PM ET
By Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez did not play in Monday night's 130-94 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.

Kevin Garnett slid over and started at center in Lopez's absence, while Mirza Teletovic started at power forward.

Lopez thought he would be able to play when asked Monday morning, but ultimately Nets coach Jason Kidd and the team's medical staff decided to hold him out for a second straight game as he attempts to recover after respraining his left ...

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