Nets vs. Sixers: Game 2

🕰 7:30 PM
📺 YES Network (Ryan Ruocco, Sarah Kustok & Meghan Triplett)
📺 TNT (Spero Dedes, Grant Hill & Stephanie Ready)
📻 WFAN 101.9 (Chris Carrino & Tim Capstraw)
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Nets Notes
  • The Nets shot 55.7 percent overall and 44.8 percent from 3-point range in Game 1
  • Mikal Bridges became the third player in franchise history to score 30-plus points in their first playoff game as a Net, finishing with 30 points on 12-of-18 shooting
  • Cam Johnson's 18 points in Game 1 were a playoff career high
  • Nic Claxton had a playoff career-high 10 rebounds in Game 1
  • Brooklyn's Game 1 starting lineup of Spencer Dinwiddie, Mikal Bridges, Cam Johnson, Dorian Finney-Smith, and Nic Claxton started 24 of 27 games to close the regular season
Nets Leaders (Regular Season)

Points: Mikal Bridges, 26.1
Rebounds: Nic Claxton, 9.2
Assists: Spencer Dinwiddie, 9.1
Steals: Royce O'Neale, 0.9
Blocks: Nic Claxton, 2.5

Sixers Leaders (Regular Season)

Points: Joel Embiid, 33.1
Rebounds: Joel Embiid, 10.2
Assists: James Harden, 10.7
Steals: De'Anthony Melton, 1.6
Blocks: Joel Embiid, 1.7

Series Schedule

Game 1: Sixers 121, Nets 101
Game 2: Nets at Sixers, Monday, April 17 (7:30 PM)
Game 3: Sixers at Nets, Thursday, April 20 (7:30 PM)
Game 4: Sixers at Nets, Saturday, April 22 (1:00 PM)
Game 5: Nets at Sixers, Monday, April 24 (TBD)*
Game 6: Sixers at Nets, Thursday, April 27 (TBD)*
Game 7: Nets at Sixers, Saturday, April 29 (TBD)*
* If necessary

Shootaround Sessions: Cam Johnson

"One game doesn't determine a whole series. You've got to treat it like this one is a Game 7. All of them are must wins for us and we're going to have that attitude going into each."

Cam Johnson

Shootaround Sessions: Cam Johnson

Shootaround Sessions: Dorian Finney-Smith

"It's going to be a physical game. We've got to want it to be physical and expect it to be physical. We've got to meet that challenge."

Dorian Finney-Smith

Shootaround Sessions: Dorian Finney-Smith

Practice Sessions

"We get a chance to diagnose the good and the bad of the game. We lost the ballgame. Now we make some adjustments along the way. But overall I think our group is in a good place and will be ready for Game 2."

Brooklyn Nets Coach Jacque Vaughn

Practice Sessions: Jacque Vaughn

Game 1: Sixers 121, Nets 101

Mikal Bridges scored 30 points for Brooklyn in Saturday's series opener.

Highlights: Mikal Bridges vs. Sixers | 30 PTS

Playoffs: Let's Go Hoop

"You have to be an unconditional teammate this time of year. It's going to be a test of our collective unit, of doing everything you possibly can in order to give your all to your team. We're going to find a way to get it done and enjoy doing it along the way."

Brooklyn Nets Coach Jacque Vaughn

Playoffs: Let's Go Hoop

Playoffs: The Brooklyn Way

The Nets stuck together in winning six of eight games down the stretch to clinch the No. 6 seed in the 2023 NBA Playoffs.

Playoffs: Stay Together

The Bridge

Brooklyn's 2022-23 season has been highlighted by the rise of Nic Claxton, who finished the season as the league-leader in field goal percentage.

The Bridge: Nets Clinch Playoff Spot, Nic Claxton's Rise