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3 Reasons Why the Nets Will Beat The Heat

3 Reasons Why the Nets Will Beat The Heat
BY CHUCK MARVEL
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Fresh off of their thrilling game seven win in Toronto, the Brooklyn Nets set their sights on the two-time defending NBA Champion Miami Heat. The Nets barely held on to beat the Raptors on Sunday, relying on a Paul Pierce block with one second left to seal the win, 104-103.

Up next for the Nets is arguably one of the best players of all time in LeBron James and the Miami Heat. Beating the Heat will be no easy task for Brooklyn’s veteran group- out of 18 ESPN expert predictions for the series, how many do you think picked the Heat to win? Yup, you guessed it, all 18. If the Nets are going to win this series, here are 3 reasons why:

1. They have their number: the most glaring statistic as you analyze the Nets-Heat matchup is this one: the Nets were 4-0 against the Heat in the regular season. The Nets know what it takes to beat them, and will try to string together four more wins to advance to the Conference Finals.

 

See What Our Mike Trout Got His Mom For Mother’s Day

See What Our Mike Trout Got His Mom For Mother’s Day
BY BOB HOLT
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Mike Trout is not like all of the other Millville, N.J. residents anymore. But the Los Angeles Angels star still knows enough to remember his mother on Mother’s Day.

The...

My Dream NBA Finals: Brooklyn Nets Versus Los Angeles Clippers!

My Dream NBA Finals: Brooklyn Nets Versus Los Angeles Clippers!
BY ALAN STEINBERG
SPECIAL TO NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

I am sitting here in my den, crying joyous tears. ESPN/ABC broadcaster Mike Tirico just said it all: “The Brooklyn Nets have just won the first post-...

Kentucky Derby Jockey’s Suspension Gets Pushed Back

Kentucky Derby Jockey’s Suspension Gets Pushed Back
BY REBECCA SASS
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

It looks like Rosie Napravnik’s in trouble. Napravnik, a jockey who is attempting to be the first female to win the Kentucky Derby, faces a 4-day suspension.

Accordi...

Frankie Muniz Could Bring LA Clippers to His New Jersey

Frankie Muniz Could Bring LA Clippers to His New Jersey
BY BOB HOLT
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

The New Jersey Nets moved out of Newark’s Prudential Center after the 2011-2012 season, and our state has been without an NBA team ever since.

Amidst all the fallout of ...

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