VIDEO: Nets brutally attack mascot who retaliates with Silly String

The Nets have been frustrated this season and on Friday decided to take it out on the opposing mascot. 

That just seems unnecessary. The Brooklyn Game points out this isn't the first act of mascot violence the Nets have enacted, as they pounced on Benny the Bull in last year's playoffs. The Nets went on to lose to the Pisons Friday on a back-to-back, ending their brief winning streak. 

But hey, at least they found an opponent they can beat. 

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Matt Moore's colleagues have been known to describe him as a "maniac" in terms of his approach to covering the NBA, which he has done for CBS Sports since 2010. Moore prides himself on melding reporting,... Full Bio

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