Kilpatrick started at shooting guard and produced a team-high 15 points (6-10 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 2-4 FT) to go with three rebounds and one assist across 20 minutes in Monday's 120-99 preseason loss to the Celtics.

Kilpatrick doesn't offer the Nets much beyond scoring, but it's been a standout skill for him in the preseason, as he's hit double figures in three of five games. While the Nets' starting shooting guard gig remains up for grabs, it's unclear if coach Kenny Atkinson views Kilpatrick as the top candidate for those duties, as this was his first start of the preseason. Randy Foye, Bojan Bogdanovic and perhaps even Joe Harris are also under consideration for roles with the top unit.

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