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LONG ISLAND NETS CLINCH SECOND PLAYOFF BERTH IN FRANCHISE HISTORY

By aryback | April 3, 2022

LONG ISLAND (April 3, 2022) – The Long Island Nets, the NBA G League affiliate of the Brooklyn Nets, clinched their second playoff berth in franchise history after finishing the 2021-22 regular season with an 18-15 overall record. Long Island earned the No. 6 seed in the Eastern Conference and will travel to face the No. 3 seed Delaware Blue Coats in the First Round on Tuesday, April 5, at 8 p.m. on ESPN2.

This marks the team’s second postseason appearance and the first since the 2018-19 season, when the Nets defeated the Lakeland Magic to win the 2019 NBA G League Eastern Conference Championship en route to the NBA G League Finals.

The NBA G League Playoffs will begin on Tuesday, April 5, with three single-elimination rounds, with the top two seeds in each conference earning a bye into the Conference Semifinals. The playoffs will then culminate with a best-of-three NBA G League Finals, which will be played in a one-one-one format.

 

 

About the Long Island Nets

The Long Island Nets are the NBA G League affiliate of the Brooklyn Nets. The team was founded ahead of the 2016-17 season and plays its home games at Nassau Coliseum on Long Island. Following a record-setting 2018-19 season, Long Island made the playoffs for the first time in franchise history, won the Eastern Conference Championship and reached the NBA G League Finals. For more information, please visit longislandnets.com and follow @longislandnets on Twitter and Instagram.

 

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