Did Jason Kidd get lucky?

AP

Last week, a question got thrown around among a few of The Brooklyn Game contributors about what to do with the elephant in the Barclays Center that is Jason Kidd’s jersey hanging in the rafters. After all that transpired last month, did his second ugly exit from Nets warrant an “un-retirement” ceremony? Do his actions […]

Stein: Nets, Hollins deal imminent

UPDATE: Marc Stein reports that the Nets are wrapping up a deal with Lionel Hollins to be their next head coach: Sides sorting final details in hopes of wrapping up Lionel Hollins' looming deal w/Nets today. Multiyear deal w/salary in $4-to-5 mil range — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 2, 2014 ESPN’s Marc Stein is reporting […]

Nets buy 44th pick, draft OK State G Markel Brown

Nets buy 44th pick, draft OK State G Markel Brown

The Nets sent one million dollars to the Minnesota Timberwolves and received the 44th pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. With the pick, they drafted Oklahoma State senior guard Markel Brown. Brown averaged 12.4 PPG, 4.3 RPG, 2.3 APG over his four-year career at Oklahoma State. The 6-3. 190-pound guard averaged 17.2 points and 5.3 […]

Stein: Nets looking to buy into 20s

Despite previously saying that the Nets probably wouldn’t be picking in the first round, it looks like Billy King might have something up his sleeve… Word is that deep-pockets, luxury-tax-impervious Brooklyn is pushing hard to buy a pick tonight in the 20s — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) June 26, 2014 Not sure who the target is […]

Draft Day Open Thread

Draft begins now. The Nets don’t have a pick, but Marc Stein is reporting that they are looking to buy into the 20s. We’ll see how it unfolds. Let’s chat in the comments here and on twitter @TheBKGame. Enjoy the show everyone!

Kyrie Irving out tomorrow

The Cavs biggest weapon, stud point guard Kyrie Irving, won’t play tomorrow against the Nets. Irving injured his left knee on a transition play in Tuesday’s loss against the Indiana Pacers. Irving won’t even travel with the team to Brooklyn to suit up. He is averaging 22.2 points and 6 assists this season.

GAME GRADES: JOE COOL AGAIN NETS 95, THUNDER 93

How would you grade the players? Mason Plumlee CENTER Brought his usual energy, but he really shot a 1-3 because of his involvement in botched alley-oops. Paul Pierce POWER FORWARD The stats look really bad, and he was really bad for 3.5 quarters. He couldn’t shoot and was the mayor of Turnover City. But then […]