Steve Lichtenstein

Nets guard D'Angelo Russell looks to pass while being defended by 76ers guard Ben Simmons during Game 5 of a first-round playoff series on April 23, 2019, at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 24, 2019 - 10:44 am
Of my seven seasons covering the Nets, this was my favorite. That it ended in the despair of four consecutive defeats to Philadelphia -- or that Tuesday night’s do-or-die Game 5 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals was a 122-100 rout -- was immaterial. Click to read.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 22, 2019 - 9:58 am
In a new "City Game" podcast, host Steve Lichtenstein goes over the Nets' heartbreaking loss in Game 4 and chats with ESPN.com's Jackie MacMullan about coach Kenny Atkinson. Click to listen.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 19, 2019 - 10:08 am
The Nets are getting a crash course in Playoff Basketball 101 from the Sixers in this best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinals series, including the perils that come from failing to match their opponent’s physicality and the fatal consequences that come with mental lapses on both ends. Click...
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Sam Darnold (14) throws a pass against the Atlanta Falcons during a preseason game on Aug. 10, 2018, at MetLife Stadium.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 18, 2019 - 8:29 am
The Jets haven’t captured an AFC East flag since the 2002 season. The Patriots have won 15 of the last 16 division titles, including the last ten. Click to read more.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 17, 2019 - 2:12 pm
A new mega-playoff edition of the "City Game" podcast features Nets hot takes from Brian Lewis of the New York Post and John Schuhmann of NBA.com. Click to listen.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 15, 2019 - 9:42 am
A few Nets beat writers caught up with Sean Marks in the hallway of the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia early Saturday evening.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 11, 2019 - 12:03 pm
After all was said and done at a wild Barclays Center on Wednesday night, after Heat star Dwyane Wade dribbled out the 24-second clock and walked off an NBA court for the last time with ten seconds remaining, both halves of a raucous crowd claimed the night. Click to read.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 08, 2019 - 3:17 pm
Progress isn’t always linear, as general manager Ray Shero emphasized earlier in this lost Devils season that concluded with Saturday’s 4-3 overtime victory in Florida. I think fans may have accepted a little step back from a wondrous 2017-18 campaign that saw the Devils break a five-year playoff...
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 02, 2019 - 1:58 pm
After Lou Lamoriello missed on numerous second-round picks while in New Jersey, Devils GM Ray Shero seems to have reversed the second-round curse. Click to read.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 01, 2019 - 1:07 pm
As the NBA playoff race tightens, Steve Lichtenstein gets the inside dope on the Nets from Daily News reporter Stefan Bondy. The “City Game” podcast is available on WFAN.com, RADIO.COM, iTunes and other places where you find podcasts. For a FAN’s perspective of the Nets, Devils and Jets, follow...
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