In the absence of Jason Kidd and Kenyon Martin, Richard Jefferson has become the Nets' go-to guy. He is averaging 22.3 points, 8.0 rebounds and 5.7 assists in the 3 games without the two All-Stars.
- Nets' Jefferson: Expanded role is not a problem - Bob Considine - Asbury Park Press
- Nets turn to Jefferson - Steve Adamek - Bergen Record
- Jefferson carries Net load - Ohm Youngmisuk - New York Daily News
- Limping Nets Leaning on Jefferson - Fred Kerber - New York Post