With new ownership, came big changes in New Jersey. It seems the Nets have taken a step backward, but just how far back will be seen by their performance on the court. A lot will ride on the rehab and/or trade of Jason Kidd, and Mitch Lawrence reports that Kidd has said privately that he will never play in a Nets uniform again.
- For Lame-Duck Nets, Beginning of the End - Jonathan Miller - New York Times
- Martin Says Nets Missed a Chance to Keep Him - Liz Robbins - New York Times
- Foes: Jersey can sink in Atlantic - Ohm Youngmisuk - New York Daily News
- Yao-Mac not Shaq-Kobe - Mitch Lawrence - New York Daily News