Commentary

How Nets went from bad to ugly

PER Diem: Feb. 4, 2010

Updated: February 5, 2010, 12:58 PM ET
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com
NetsNathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty ImagesWith just four wins through 48 games, the Nets are on course for the worst record in NBA history.

I've held off on this story for half a season because I expected regression to the mean to kick in and make this a nonissue. But it never happened, and now we have to acknowledge the reality: There's a very real chance the Nets will finish with the worst record in NBA history.