Brooklyn takes on New York after Irving’s 50-point outing
Brooklyn; Friday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
Brooklyn went 8-8 in Atlantic Division play and 23-18 at home in the 2018-19 season. The Nets averaged 112.2 points per game last season, 48.8 in the paint, 15.4 off of turnovers and 11.6 on fast breaks.
New York went 2-14 in Atlantic Division action and 8-33 on the road in the 2018-19 season. The Knicks gave up 113.8 points per game while committing 20.9 fouls last season.
The matchup Friday is the first meeting this season between the two teams.
Nets Injuries: Kevin Durant: out (achilles).