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Nets' Starting Five NBA's Second Best Last Year

If anyone needed proof that the Nets' bench was hurting last season, the NBA just provided it. A new stat, charting the most productive five men on the floor, revealed that while the Pistons's starting five was the league's best, the Nets finished second, ahead of eventual NBA champion Miami Heat. The Nets and the Heat return the same starting fives this year.