NEW YORK (AP) — Maybe it was Boston’s defense. It could have even been Brooklyn’s own fans.
Whatever the reason, something had the Nets’ Big Three out of rhythm to start the playoff opener.
Once the second half arrived, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and James Harden went from way off to off and running.
Durant had 32 points and 12 rebounds, Irving scored 29 points and the Nets recovered from their superstars’ frigid start to . . .