Rumor: Nets call Hawks to inquire about Jeff Teague, Paul Millsap

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Despite their lack of a General Manager or major assets worth pursuing, Alan Hahn of ESPN Radio told the Michael Kay Radio show that the Brooklyn Nets have inquired about the availability of Jeff Teague and Paul Millsap. The Atlanta Hawks, who are rumored sellers this trade deadline, may be trying to collect as much cap […]

Stan Van Gundy calls Thaddeus Young-Brandon Jennings rumors “made-up”

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

Earlier today, Chris Sheridan of SheridanHoops.com reported that the Brooklyn Nets and Detroit Pistons were considering a potential trade with Thaddeus Young and Brandon Jennings at the center of it. Following the loss of Jarrett Jack last month, Sheridan’s source says that the Nets are determined to replace the guard before free agency begins. However, Jennings will […]

Lionel Hollins Fired; Billy King Resigns As Nets GM

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(AP) In a shocking move, General Manager Billy King has stepped down and Lionel Hollins has been fired, according to a statement from Mikhail Prokhorov & Nets. Although there had been rumblings that Hollins was certainly out over the summer, Prokhorov, who will be in New York tomorrow, could not wait any longer. Hollins finishes with a […]

Reunited in New York, the Lopez Twins have a reputation to uphold

Brooklyn Nets' Brook Lopez (11) reacts after turning the ball over during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in New York. The Hornets won the game 115-91. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

If you thought Brook Lopez was odd, what with his comic books, superhero obsessions, and Harry Potter t-shirts, just wait until you add his twin brother, Robin Lopez, regularly back into the mix. In a New York Times profile by Scott Cacciola, he recounts many incredible anecdotes, both new and old, about Brook and Robin’s journey from Stanford […]

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson surprised his mother with a house for her birthday

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The enigmatic Brooklyn Nets rookie Rondae Hollis-Jefferson made one of his dreams come true on Friday as he bought his mother a new home her for birthday. Hollis-Jefferson, who grew up in Chester, Pennsylvania, spent time this summer with his brother, uncle, and realtor searching for the perfect place for his mother, Rylanda.  In his weekly […]

Nets run out of gas in final preseason game, lose 111-105 against Celtics

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In what was supposed to be a quiet finale, having left Thaddeus Young, Brook Lopez, Jarrett Jack, and Joe Johnson in Brooklyn, the Nets took part in an offensive onslaught, didn’t play much defense, and lost to the Boston Celtics by the score of 111-105. Of course, several other Nets were missing through injury so […]

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson leaves game against Celtics with upper respiratory issue

Midway through the second quarter, the Nets announced that Rondae Hollis-Jefferson would not return to the game due to an upper respiratory issue. Hollis-Jefferson, who has already missed preseason time thanks to a sprained ankle against Philadelphia, is having an undoubtedly rough rookie preseason. Hollins will likely lean on the rookie for his defense this […]