Momentum is a funny thing in the world of sports.
When you have it, you will do anything to hold on to it. When you don't, you'll do anything to acquire it.
As the Nets flew home to Brooklyn late Thursday night, there was one major difference among the team: The feeling of hope.
Thursday night's Game 6 featured two sidelined point guards, another who vomited during timeouts, an All-Star who left the arena before the game even started and plenty of thrilling moments.
NEW YORK—The slow start and even second-half struggles may have not been alarming to usual observers, given their tendencies to be resilient and make comebacks—especially in this series and