Brooklyn Nets: Open Practice Recap

Sep 26, 2016; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin (7) during media day at HSS Training Center. Mandatory Credit: Nicole Sweet-USA TODAY Sports

The Brooklyn Nets held open practice at Long Island University’s Steinberg Wellness Center Saturday afternoon. Open practice was full of activities, as the Nets added a scrimmage this year.

With less than a week until preseason and three-and-a-half weeks until the regular season, the Brooklyn Nets gave fans a preview of their players at open practice. Open practice involved some practice drills, a three-quarter scrimmage, a questions & answers session, and a rookie dance-off.

In both the drills and scrimmage, two themes for the Nets became clear: three-point shooting and ball movement. Even Brook Lopezattempted some threes.

For the scrimmage, the Nets were divided into two teams: one clad in black practice uniforms, the other in white. The black uniform team was led by Atkinson, while the white uniform team was led by lead assistant Jacque Vaughn.

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