Nets Open 2010-11 Season at Home Against the Pistons
–Vonage Proudly Presents the 2010-11 NETS Basketball Season–
August 10, 2010
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.—The New Jersey Nets will begin their home schedule for the 2010-11 regular season on Wednesday, October 27, when they play host to the Detroit Pistons, the first of a four-game homestand during ‘Premiere Week’ at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey that will include an afternoon matchup with the Miami Heat on Sunday, October 31. In addition to the games with the Pistons and Heat, which usher in the Nets new temporary home at ‘The Rock”, the Nets will also host the Sacramento Kings on Friday, October 29 and the Charlotte Bobcats on Wednesday, November 3. All weeknight games will tip at 7:00 p.m., with the Sunday matinee game against the Heat to commence at 1:00 p.m.
The Heat will return to New Jersey on Sunday, April 3, game time at 6:00 p.m.
The World Champion Los Angeles Lakers make their lone Garden State appearance on Sunday, December 12 for an afternoon contest at 1:00 p.m., while the New York Knicks make their first of two Newark appearances on Saturday night, February 12, with a return engagement on Friday night, April 8. Both games will begin at 7:00 p.m.
The Boston Celtics will make their first of two appearances at the Prudential Center for an afternoon tilt on Sunday, December 5 at 1:00 p.m., and then return to New Jersey on Monday, March 14 at 7:00 p.m.
Jason Kidd will lead the Dallas Mavericks into Newark for their lone matchup of the season on Saturday, January 22, while Richard Jefferson and the San Antonio Spurs will play the Nets on Monday, February 14. Both games will tip off at 7:00 p.m.
Full season and half season ticket plans are currently on sale, including a limited number of $299 full season tickets, by calling 1-800-7NJNETS or by logging onto njnets.com.
The complete Nets 2010-11 regular season schedule will be attached to this release.