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Nets sitting Durant, Irving, pretty much everyone you can name vs. Pacers

Brooklyn Nets v Toronto Raptors

TORONTO, ON - NOVEMBER 23: Kyrie Irving #11 and Kevin Durant #7 of the Brooklyn Nets walk on the bench during the second half of an NBA game against the Toronto Raptors at Scotiabank Arena on November 23, 2022 in Toronto, Canada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Cole Burston/Getty Images)

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Friday night at home against Atlanta, Brooklyn played its regular rotation picking up the 120-116 win behind a combined 77 points from Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant.

Most of those players are taking Saturday night off in Indiana. The list of Nets players out against the Pacers:

• Kevin Durant (injury management)
• Kyrie Irving (left adductor tightness)
• Ben Simmons (injury management)
• Seth Curry (injury management)
• Joe Harris (injury management)
• T.J. Warren (injury management)
• Royce O’Neale (personal reasons)
• Nic Claxton (right hamstring tightness)

“Injury management” is another way of saying load management or rest.

That means Jacque Vaughn has to construct lineups out of a combination of Cam Thomas, Patty Mills, Markieff Morris, Kessler Edwards, David Duke Jr., Day’Ron Sharpe, Edmond Sumner and Yuta Watanabe.

The Pacers also are on a back-to-back, having beaten the Wizards Friday night. Indiana will be without Chris Duarte (left ankle sprain), while Tyrese Haliburton is questionable with left groin soreness.