The game is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. and will be broadcast on The YES Network and WFAN radio.
Joe Johnson, Mason Plumlee, Kevin Garnett, Jarrett Jack and Sergey Karasev are expected to start for the Nets. Brook Lopez will once again come off the bench with an expected increase in minutes played. Deron Williams is active and will also be coming off of the bench.
After winning their last two games, The Nets are on the verge of their first three game winning streak since last April.
Mason Plumlee is averaging 18.1 points and 10.6 rebounds in his past seven games.
The Celtics trail the Nets by 1 1/2 games for the 8 seed in the Eastern Conference.