Saturday , Dec , 06 , 2003 C.Y. Ellis

New Jersey Nets Team Report – December 6

=== New Jersey Nets Team Report – December 6 ===

(Sports Network) – The New Jersey Nets will try and make it two straight wins
tonight when they host the Phoenix Suns at Continental Airlines Arena.

The Nets snapped a four-game losing streak on Friday, as Kenyon Martin scored
20 points and tied a career-high with 21 rebounds to lead New Jersey to a
93-86 win over the Milwaukee Bucks.

Jason Kidd posted his 54th career triple-double with 16 points, 11 assists and
10 boards, as the Nets snapped a four-game slide. Kerry Kittles chipped in 22
points and Richard Jefferson scored 18, as the Nets earned just their third
win in nine games at home.

Tonight’s contest will be the third portion of a four-game homestand for the
two-time defending Eastern Conference champions, who will be attempting to win
back-to-back games at home for the first time all season.

New Jersey could have the upper hand tonight, as the home team in this series
has won the last seven meetings.The Nets have also won three of the last five
matchups, including the last three and five of the last six in the Garden
State.

NJ