If the Nets win it would sweep the season series against Cleveland (3-0), while also being the fourth straight victory against the Cavaliers dating back to 4/8/12. A victory tonight would also be the 21st road victory of the season, which would set a franchise record for the most road wins in a season.
The Nets fell to the Utah Jazz by a final score of 116-107 on 3/30, with the victory Utah was able to sweep the season series (2-0) against Brooklyn. Leading the way on the offense was Brook Lopez, who recorded a game-high 27 points, seven rebounds and four blocked shots.
Reggie the Rebounding Machine:
Reggie Evans grabbed 16 rebounds to now have been able to record three straight games of 15-plus rebounds. Evans is tied for fifth longest streak of games this season with 15 or more rebounds.
Milestones to watch for:
Andray Blatche is 20 assists from 700
MarShon Brooks is 19 steals away from 100 and eight assists away from 200
Brook Lopez is 18 offensive rebounds from 900 and 30 assists away form 500
CJ Watson is nine threes from 300
Deron Williams is nine threes from 800
The Nets and the Cavaliers game is set to air on the WWOR Network, with tip-off scheduled for 7:00 p.m.