Post-Draft Roundtable: Thaddeus Young, Caris LeVert, and Isaiah Whitehead

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Now that the dust has settled on another wild draft night for the Brooklyn Nets, it’s time for some outward reflection. For two weeks, everybody expected the Nets to jump into the first round somehow, but writers and fans alike were perplexed at how they might do it. Eventually, that trade would materialize as they […]

Beau Beech added to Nets Summer League roster

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Beau Beech, a 6’9 small forward from Northern Florida, will join the Brooklyn Nets roster for the Las Vegas Summer League, first reported by the team on Twitter. Beech averaged 15.9 points and 6.5 rebounds over 32 minutes per game for the Ospreys in 2015-2016, leading the team to a 22-12 record. As the roster […]

Scotto: Yogi Ferrell will play for Nets in Summer League

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The Brooklyn Nets have agreed to a partially guaranteed deal with former Indiana point guard Yogi Ferrell, reports Michael Scotto of Sheridan Hoops. Following the additions of Caris LeVert, 20th overall, and Isaiah Whitehead, 42nd, the Nets wasted no time dipping into the pool of undrafted rookies. Ferrell, an aggressive and speedy playmaker, averaged 17.3 […]

Draft: Nets trade for #42, select Seton Hall’s Isaiah Whitehead

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The Brooklyn Nets have traded the 55th pick and cash for the 42nd selection, which is Seton Hall’s Isaiah Whitehead, according to The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Whitehead will fill a major void at guard and will become the first-ever Brooklynite to play for the Nets. The shooting guard led Seton Hall to a Big East Championship […]

Draft: Nets select Caris LaVert with the 20th pick

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The Brooklyn Nets selected Caris LeVert from Michigan with the 20th overall pick. LeVert, who averaged 16.5 points, 5.3 rebounds, and 4.9 assists last season, should help shore up the Nets’ major issues in the backcourt. Following the selection, LeVert said: “I’m just blessed to be here throughout all the adversity — I’m lost for words.” Earlier this afternoon, […]

Senol: Nets interested in signing Jan Vesely

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The Brooklyn Nets are reportedly interested in 6’11 forward Jan Vesely, according to Ismail Senol, a respected Turkish writer. Vesely, the #6 overall pick in 2011, lasted just three seasons with the Washington Wizards before spending 21 games in Denver to cap off his first stint in the NBA. Vesely averaged just 4.4 points and 3.7 […]

Woj: Nets trade Thaddeus Young to the Indiana Pacers for 20th overall pick

Thaddeus Young projects to have the Nets' highest WAR next season. (AP)

Update: The Nets have traded Thaddeus Young to the Indiana Pacers for the 20th pick in the draft. Brooklyn has traded forward Thad Young to the Indiana Pacers for the 20th pick and a future 2nd rounder, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) June 23, 2016 Along with the news of Young’s departure, […]

Woj: Tony Brown to become lead assistant for the Washington Wizards

Brooklyn Nets interim head coach Tony Brown gestures in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs, Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, in New York. In Brown's first game as interim head coach, the Spurs defeated the Nets 106-79. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Tony Brown is expected to become the Washington Wizards’ lead assistant coach, reports The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Brown, who took over for the fired Lionel Hollins in February on an interim basis, interviewed for the head coaching role that was eventually given to Kenny Atkinson. In Washington, Brown will join a revamped staff that includes the […]

Kennedy: Executive, agent expect Brooklyn to acquire first round selection

Brooklyn Nets' Thaddeus Young (30) drives to the net as Toronto Raptors' Bismack Biyombo (8) and Kyle Lowry (7) defend during first half NBA basketball action in Toronto, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Many voices around the NBA, ranging from front office executives to agents, expect the Brooklyn Nets to acquire a pick in the first round of this year’s draft, reports Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders. While general manager Sean Marks has pledged to “leave no stone unturned” this summer, and has done so based on the massive list […]

Nets add Athletic Performance Department to growing organization

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The Brooklyn Nets have added four new hires to the franchise: Zach Weatherford as director of player performance, Dan Meehan as head strength and conditioning coach, Lloyd Beckett as a head athletic trainer and physical therapist, and Aisling Toolan as director of physical therapy, the team announced on Thursday. Kenny Atkinson’s massive overhaul of the Nets’ […]

Comprehensive List of the Nets’ Draft Workouts

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson was drafted by the Trail Blazers and traded to Brooklyn. (AP)

Surprise! General manager Sean Marks has the Brooklyn Nets’ organization buttoned up tighter than a vest on Thanksgiving right now, so the usual draft rumors and workouts have only leaked out at a crawling pace. However, Marks and head coach Kenny Atkinson will do all they can to search every league, continent, and late-second round […]

Kennedy: Shane Larkin opts out of final year with Nets

Phoenix Suns guard Phil Pressey (25) reaches for the ball on Brooklyn Nets guard Shane Larkin in the second quarter during an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Shane Larkin has opted out of the final year on his contract with the Brooklyn Nets and will become an unrestricted free agent, reports Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders. The speedy point guard averaged 7.3 points and 4.4 assists over 22 minutes per game for the Nets, seeing a huge role boost after Jarrett Jack tore […]