Defensive intensity is once again the issue with the Nets. After two solid defensive games against the Bobcats and Cavaliers, the Nets fell down--literally in the case of Jacque Vaughn--against the 76ers. Letting superstars have their way, particularly at home, is something Coach Lawrence Frank says the Nets have to change if their season is going to be a success.
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