Brooklyn, NY (Sports Network) - The Brooklyn Nets will hold training camp for
the upcoming season at Duke University.
The Nets will conduct practices at the school from Oct. 1-5 before returning
"With many new players and a new staff, going on the road for training camp
will offer a unique opportunity for our players to bond and focus solely on
basketball as they prepare for the season," said Nets general manager Billy
King, a Duke alum, in a statement Wednesday.
The Nets made several noteworthy moves this offseason, including the
blockbuster draft night trade with Boston that sent Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett
and Jason Terry to Brooklyn. The team also signed Andrei Kirilenko and has a
new head coach in the recently retired Jason Kidd.
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