A nightmare third quarter, horrible 4th quarter 2nd unit meltdown, Sasha on Carter, and lastly, Vlade 0-10! Add in a clutch free throw missed by Kobe and you had my night. Lakers fans, keep your heads up!

ESPN: The New Jersey Nets have taken to heart Jason Kidd’s comments about the team’s desire to win.

There was no giving in against Los Angeles on Sunday night.Kidd had 15 points, 14 assists and seven rebounds leading the Nets to a 102-100 victory over the Lakers and Kobe Bryant, who had 31 points.

During New Jersey’s recent six-game losing streak, Kidd was quoted in New York papers as saying that the Nets have a habit of “letting go of the rope,” and playing with a “glass jaw.”Apparently, his teammates got the message. They’ve won three straight.

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