Opponent--New Jersey Nets.
Site--The Pond of Anaheim.
TV--Fox Sports West.
Radio--KNEWS (540 and 1260).
Records--Clippers 6-9, Nets 2-9.
Record vs. Nets (1995-96)--1-1.
Clipper update--They’ve lost five consecutive games, including Friday night’s 111-94 loss to the Utah Jazz at Salt Lake City. Guard Malik Sealy, who sprained his right ankle in last Saturday’s 98-96 loss at Minnesota, re-injured the ankle against the Jazz. The Clippers are 0-3 in the second of successive games.
Net update--New Coach John Calipari has struggled, losing his first five games and nine of 11. Forward Jayson Williams is averaging 15.5 rebounds and ranks second in the NBA behind Houston Rocket forward Charles Barkley. Former USC guard Robert Pack ranks among the NBA assist leaders with an average of 7.4 per game.