For the second year in a row, the Nets paid a Thanksgiving day visit to Richard Jefferson's parents' house for the team holiday meal. It was Mile Ilic's first Thanksgiving and the team was happy to be away from the rain. Ed Stefanski even took the red eye from a scouting trip to make it in time. Not all the Nets were on hand. Cliff Robinson stayed behind in Portland to have dinner with his family and Jason Kidd played a round of golf with former coach Frank Johnson.
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