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Nets Defense Showing Up in the Stats Column

Lawrence Frank says it all starts with defense and stats are proving him right: the Nets are the hottest team in the league because they are the stingiest. Over the course of the Nets 10-game winning streak, New Jersey is the NBA leader in fewest points allowed (80.60 per game), largest winning margin (12.2 per game), lowest opponent shooting percentage (38.8%), and lowest opponent three point shooting percentage (26.1%).