Avery Willing to Wait Till March

Avery Johnson says that when he was hired to run a team that had been 12-70, he knew things weren't going to change overnight. "When I took this job I talked a lot about process. This is a process," explains the coach.

And so he is willing to wait. Not a problem. He is "absolutely okay" with a season where the Nets are still in mix for Dwight Howard or other big free agents come March. He also understands the team still has holes and knows it may take time to fill them.

"As a staff we’re going to work hard. The players we have in uniform, they are giving us the best that they have," Johnson said after practice Wednesday. "If it’s good enough or not, who knows?

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join NetsDaily

You must be a member of NetsDaily to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at NetsDaily. You should read them.

Join NetsDaily

You must be a member of NetsDaily to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at NetsDaily. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker