Four years ago this week, the Nets were in 10th place, at 32-38, and won 10 of their last 12. Two years ago, they were in 8th place, at 31-38, and won 10 of their last 13. So it can happen...and in both cases, it was Vince Carter (28.8/6.8/4.8 over the last five) who supplied the heroics. Still, Rod Thorn admits Chicago, with a favorable schedule, is "in the driver's seat". Then he adds, "You just never know."
- Bulls hold the edge over Nets in the race for the eighth spot - Dave D'Alessandro - Star-Ledger
- Road to playoffs not easy for the Nets - Brian Lewis - New York Post
- Nets likely coming to end of the road - Al Iannazzone - The Nets Insider