|Mar. 1 8:38 PM PT9:38 PM MT10:38 PM CT11:38 PM ET4:38 GMT12:38 9:38 PM MST11:38 PM EST8:38 UAE05:3823:38 ET10:38 PM CT3:38 - Thornton scored 12 of his 25 points in the fourth quarter to lead Brooklyn to a 107-98 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night.
Analysis: Thornton, playing in his third game for Brooklyn since coming over in a Feb. 19 trade with Sacramento, came off the bench to make 8 of 13 from the field. "I'm coming to a team with all these veterans, that know how to win, that have championship aspirations and have championships under their belts already, and a coach that has a championship, too," Thornton said. "I knew it would be a great situation."
|Feb. 22 5:29 PM PT6:29 PM MT7:29 PM CT8:29 PM ET1:29 GMT9:29 6:29 PM MST8:29 PM EST5:29 UAE (+1)02:2920:29 ET7:29 PM CT0:29 - Nets coach Jason Kidd says recently acquired guard Marcus Thornton will likely miss Saturday night's game because of a stomach illness.
Analysis: Brooklyn got Thornton from Sacramento on Wednesday for Jason Terry and Reggie Evans.
|Feb. 19 10:54 AM PT11:54 AM MT12:54 PM CT1:54 PM ET18:54 GMT2:54 11:54 AM MST1:54 PM EST22:54 UAE19:5413:54 ET12:54 PM CT17:54 - A person with knowledge of the details says the Brooklyn Nets have acquired guard Marcus Thornton from the Sacramento Kings for Jason Terry and Reggie Evans.
Analysis: Thornton led the Kings with 18.7 points per game in 2011-12, but has fallen out of favor under defensive-minded coach Michael Malone.
|Feb. 19 6:30 PM PT7:30 PM MT8:30 PM CT9:30 PM ET2:30 GMT10:30 7:30 PM MST9:30 PM EST6:30 UAE (+1)03:3021:30 ET8:30 PM CT1:30 - Thornton has yet to join the Nets.
Analysis: The Nets acquired guard Marcus Thornton from the Sacramento Kings for Jason Terry and Reggie Evans on Wednesday, but Thornton hadn't yet joined the team at game time.