Jarrett Jack: “I’m just now fully getting healthy”


In a dark season, Brooklyn Nets guard Jarrett Jack has emerged as a surprise bright spot in the last two games. In the weekend’s losses to the Sacramento Kings and Golden State Warriors, Jack totaled 49 points, 21 assists, three steals, and just three turnovers, and made up for a crucial late-game eight-second violation against […]

Late-game confusion turns Nets upset into upset Nets


The talk should have been about how great that final play was, how all the pinwheeling around Brook Lopez was just a cunning misdirection for Lopez to pull off a sneaky push-off and create perhaps the league’s easiest shot: an open layup at the height of the jump. Instead, the focus will lie squarely on […]

CurryWatch Update: Stephen Curry extends lead on Nets team in 3-pointers made


Earlier this year, we posed a question named “CurryWatch” at The Brooklyn Game: could otherworldly Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry outshoot the entire Brooklyn Nets team from three-point range? At least so far, the answer is yes. Saturday night provided a perfect opportunity to watch CurryWatch in action from both sides, as the Nets […]

This is how close the Nets were to upsetting the Warriors in regulation (GIF)

Via SI’s The Cauldron: Brook Lopez somehow misses the game winner, Nets – Warriors in OT. For reals pic.twitter.com/1IqlXIYTxY — The Cauldron (@TheCauldron) November 15, 2015 The Nets, who through the gift of macabre magic hung with the 10-0 defending champion Golden State Warriors for 47 minutes and 59.5 seconds, ran a picture-perfect play to […]

Nets catch a break: Klay Thompson OUT

Klay Thompson

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson will sit out Saturday night’s game against the Brooklyn Nets with back stiffness, the team announced before the game. Brandon Rush will start in his place. Thompson is the team’s second-leading scorer behind Stephen Curry, averaging 15.2 points per game for the undefeated Warriors and hitting 38.6 percent of […]

Nets-Warriors: What 2 Watch 4


The Brooklyn Nets are 1-8 and just dropped a heartbreaker by two points to the Sacramento Kings. The Golden State Warriors are 10-0 and eight of their ten wins have come by double-digits. The two teams play tonight at 10:30 P.M. EST. It’s safe to say the Nets aren’t exactly heavy favorites. Despite that, you […]

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson SKIES for the Alley-Oop (HIGHLIGHT)

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson SKIES for the Alley-Oop (HIGHLIGHT)

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson is the most athletic player on these Brooklyn Nets, and you saw him showing off his vertical Saturday night against the Sacramento Kings, skying high for this alley-oop from Joe Johnson in the first quarter. The Nets do most of their work under the rim and on mid-range jumpers, so to see a […]

Around the ‘Nets: Shane Larkin earning more playing time


Here’s the latest Nets news and notes from around the ‘nets: A brazen Shane Larkin reportedly marched into the front office and said he was disappointed in his performance. The next game, Larkin played his most minutes since he started for the injured Jarrett Jack on opening night, hit three three-pointers, and the Nets won. […]

Deron Williams had his shots with Nets


Earlier this week, Deron Williams made two off-the-dribble shots down the stretch of a 107-98 Mavericks victory, later reflecting on shots like that as few and far between in his time with the Nets. “I don’t like to talk about my time in Brooklyn, but a lot of times I was in the corner waiting […]

Nets CEO backs FanDuel as New York orders cease-and-desist of daily fantasy sports

Nets & Barclays Center CEO Brett Yormark (center). (AP)

Brett Yormark, the CEO for the Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center, released a prepared statement in support of Daily Fantasy Sports site and Brooklyn Nets partner FanDuel, following news that New York state would outlaw the practice. “FanDuel’s enormous popularity has helped to increase fan engagement as a sponsor of the Brooklyn Nets,” Yormark’s statement […]

CurryWatch Update: Nets gaining, but still trail Stephen Curry in 3’s made

CurryWatch Update: Nets gaining, but still trail Stephen Curry in 3’s made

Earlier this year The Brooklyn Game introduced Curry/Nets Watch, which tracks Stephen Curry’s season total of three-pointers compared to the Nets. Could one man, albeit the greatest shooter the NBA has ever seen, outshoot an entire team from three-point range? We’re about 10 percent through the season, but so far, the answer is yes. Even […]

Eight Points: On The Nets’ 106-98 Win Over The Houston Rockets

The Nets celebrated their first victory Wednesday night. (AP)

There are close to seven billion people on our planet Earth, and I’m willing to bet that less than half of you tuned in for Wednesday night’s Brooklyn Nets-Houston Rockets contest. The Nets, after all, had yet to win a game, and they faced a much more talented foe on the road. It seemed like […]