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


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


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 […]

Nets lose game to Sixers, lose Hollis-Jefferson to injury

If the Brooklyn Nets and Philadelphia 76ers play an untelevised preseason game at 3PM in upstate New York, did it really happen? Despite the fact that the game could not be watched and only a few of the Nets’ beat writers were in attendance, The Brooklyn Game has put together a rapid fire list of things […]

Report: Nets to sign Andrea Bargnani to two-year deal

#Nets have reached an agreement in principle with free agent F/C Andrea Bargnani, GM Billy King announced today. — Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) July 12, 2015 The Brooklyn Nets announced today that the franchise had agreed in principle to sign forward Andrea Bargnani on a two-year contract at the veteran’s minimum. The former Knick will simply […]

Rapid Reaction: Nets lose at the buzzer against the Heat 71-70, five thoughts on the game


This afternoon, the Brooklyn Nets lost to the Miami Heat 71-70 after an inbounds lob from Justice Winslow to Tyler Johnson with .4 seconds left on the clock. On the whole, it was a much more succinct and focused effort than their game against the Grizzlies — but turnover issues still plagued the team greatly. […]

Report: Cavaliers could be interested in swap for Joe Johnson


The Cleveland Cavaliers have expressed interest in trading for Brooklyn’s Joe Johnson, according to Brian Windhorst of ESPN. The Nets, who are openly and desperately trying to avoid the repeater tax penalty, have been shopping both Johnson and Deron Williams since the season ended. Brandon Haywood’s non-guaranteed 10.5 million dollar contract has been a coveted piece […]

Rapid Reaction: Nets lose to the Grizzlies 81-73, five post-game reactions

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The Nets started off their summer in defeat as they lost to the Memphis Grizzlies in Orlando, 81-73. In recent years, the Nets haven’t fared well in Summer League, and finished in dead last in 2014. This year, however, the Nets will also be playing in Las Vegas’s Summer League, so there are plenty of […]