Did that win on Sunday over the 76ers mean that coach Avery Johnson and the Nets figured things out, after losing eight of their previous ten games?
Say this for Brooklyn Nets coach Avery Johnson: in his efforts to turn around the recent skid of his team, he's been unafraid to try new things.
It's been a consistent formala that produced the remarkable 20-7 record over the first third of the Knicks' season.(1)
One variable is coach Avery Johnson's use of Kris Humphries.(3)
While the Knicks were busy replacing Jeremy Lin with Raymond Felton, the Brooklyn Nets quietly spent a very productive week filling needs and improving their roster.
We don't know yet how the Dwight Howard saga will end, but we do know now what the sequence of events will look like if he's to end up on the Brooklyn Nets.
It's not a simple one.