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 […]

Nets and Heat reveal nickname jerseys

The Nets and Heat will wear jerseys with nicknames on the back for their game on January 10, and today, Slam Magazine has released a few of the images. A few of the Nets jerseys are as follows: The @BrooklynNets will be rocking these @adidasHoops nickname jerseys Jan 10 vs the Heat. Thoughts? pic.twitter.com/S9Oqn0M1Dl — […]

KG doesn’t know where he fits in the offense

Well, it finally happened. Kevin Garnett spoke with reporters today and admitted that he isn’t sure what his role is in the Nets offense. The Nets beat writers recorded the exchange on Twitter. The Daily News’ Stefan Bondy presented the quotes as follows: An introspective Kevin Garnett said today that this is the most frustrating […]

Link roundup: Billy Joel to headline New Years Eve Barclays concert

– Hip hop artist Marco Polo talks about his collaboration the Brooklyn Nets, and recording the teams theme song. – Forbes writer Mark Heisler begs the question: Where is Mikhail Prokhorov? – Rob Chimelis from The Republican writes what we are all thinking: What a sad going away party for KG and Pierce. – Billy […]

This season needs a rewrite

After writing my post Sunday afternoon, I was able to clear my head in the form of a long drive in terrible weather. 
Saturday’s game stuck with me, but I don’t really know why. It was another blowout loss to a better team, another eye-rolling performance from virtually everyone on the floor. Maybe it’s just […]

Aldridge: Why can’t New York teams rebuild like everyone else?

David Aldridge from NBA.com has some interesting thoughts on NBA teams, specifically NY teams, and the pressure to win immediately in the Big Apple. He states: If they were, say, the Charlotte Knicks, with a record this morning of 9-21, having lost back to back games to, um, Toronto, with no real hopes of being […]

Stein: Pau for Brook discussed

ESPN’s Marc Stein is reporting that the Nets discussed a Pau Gasol-Brook Lopez trade before Brook went down with his foot injury last week. He states: Sources with knowledge of the discussions told ESPN.com that the Lakers did indeed engage the Nets earlier this month in some exploratory talks to see if Brooklyn had interest […]