For those who haven’t noticed, Nets rookie center Brook Lopez (his brother Robin is the one with the crazy hair) has been tearing it up lately. He dropped 31 pts and 13 rebounds on OKC Monday night and is averaging 13 pts, 9 reb and 2 blks for the month.
With Kendrick Perkins out, might KG get the call to guard the youngster? New Jersey will likely start another rookie – Ryan Anderson – at the PF for the injured Yi.
And for those looking forward to watching Vince Carter:
Carter hurt his hip in Monday’s win over the Thunder…(He) didn’t practice yesterday, instead he watched film and participated in the walk-through. Nets coach Lawrence Frank calls him a “game-time decision.”
After the jump, NBA dancers in action…