- With this being the Nets’ fourth game in five days, Joe Johnson, who has battled a sore left heel, will sit out. C.J. Watson will start in his place.
- Ryan Anderson (illness) will not play for the Hornets.
- In this season’s first Lopez vs. Lopez matchup two weeks ago, Brook got the better of his twin brother Robin in New Orleans. It was only the second time in six tries that Brook’s team had beaten Robin’s team, although Brook has put up good numbers overall: approximately 17 ppg. on 53% shooting.
– Jake Appleman