OKC Thunder (14-4, 5-2 road) vs. Brooklyn Nets (11-5, 7-1 home)
Offensive Rating: Thunder – 112.5 (2nd), Nets– 107.7 (6th)
Defensive Rating: Thunder – 102.0 (7th), Nets – 103.0 (9th)
Pace: Thunder – 92.3 (14th), Nets – 87.9 (30th)
View from the enemy: The Brooklyn Game
The jury is still mostly out on where exactly the Nets stand in terms of contendership. But one thing’s for sure: They’re pretty good. And beating them on their home floor would certainly be a nice win.
Run down the Thunder’s wins this season and really only three stick out, at least in terms of who they beat: Beating the Clippers, the Bulls in Chicago and the Warriors. And you could make a solid case beating the Nets in Brooklyn would trump all of them. Keep Reading…