Game Day 1: New Jersey Nets

Written By Chris C-Ford ---- Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Wednesday, October 29th, 7:00pm
New Jersey Nets @ Washington Wizards

Go To The Game
Cheapest Tickets Available As Of 8:40am
Ticketmaster: $40
Stub Hub: $21
Craigslist: $Who Knows

Enjoy The Game
Pregame: $1 Sushi Wok N' Roll Happy Hour
Postgame: DC Improv With Jim Gaffigan

Local TV: Comcast & Comcast HD (Steve Buckhantz & Phil Chenier)
National TV: None
Local Radio: ESPN 980 (Dave Johnson & Glenn Consor)

Read The Home Paper

Washington Post: It's Time To Grow Up (Ivan Carter)

"It's consistency," Jordan said. "Not just a flash here and a flash there, I want them to run the floor every time, I want them to think about defense and I want them to look to help their teammates with good passing and not just be a flash. Pretty much, that's what we've seen."

Washington Times: Ready Or Not (Mike Jones)

Andray's the wild card," Jamison says. "We need him to be consistent. We need Andray this year more than we need anybody. We need him to bring energy night in and night out. And I'm not talking about four out of five games. Every night. There's no reason Andray shouldn't be averaging 14, 15 points game."

Read The Away Paper

Star Ledger: Nets Season Preview (Dave D'Alessandro)

Best-case scenario? Go with 35-47, fourth place in the Atlantic.And if they're within shouting distance of eighth place in the East near theend of March, you can call it a productive season.

New York Post: Lean Times May Loom (Fred Kerber)

This has all the makings of your basic sitcom: "Carter and the Kids." (on the Nets season)

New York Times: Nets Are Carter & 11 Other Guys (Jonathan Abrams)

As the Nets embark on a new season, Wednesday night at Washington, there is one certainty: Whatever direction they are traveling, it certainly is a different route than in years past.

Enjoy Some Blogs
Truth About It (Wizards)
Bullets Forever (Wizards)
Nets Daily (Nets)
Game Day Blog With Dave Johnson

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