Jason Collins has started 381 games for the Nets in regular season, 58 in the playoffs, and has survived challenges by Alonzo Mourning, Dikembe Mutombo and Marc Jackson, among others. Yet the Rodney Dangerfield of East Rutherford gets no respect for his team play, particularly on defense. Now, comes a new cast of big men wanting his job. No problem, says Twin.
- Collins center of attention for Nets - Dave D'Alessandro - Star-Ledger