Nets request waivers on Luis Scola

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The Brooklyn Nets today requested waivers on Argentinian power forward, Luis Scola. Once he clears the waiver process, he will join a robust market of players seeking to join playoff contenders that includes Andrew Bogut, Deron Williams, and Terrence Jones. In a statement announcing his waiver request, general manager Sean Marks praised the example Scola […]

Looking Forward: Nets take on the Boston Celtics

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Opponent: Boston Celtics Time: 7:30 PM Location: Barclays Center Watch: YES Network Listen: WFAN Sean Marks and company have moved beyond harping about lost draft picks. Instead, they’re focusing on building a team that looks a little bit like the Boston Celtics squad coming into the Barclays Center tonight. Sure, the Nets’ general manager purports […]

The young and hungry Timberwolves visit the Nets in search of a win

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Andrew Wiggins (22) leaps to the basket past Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Opponent: Minnesota Timberwolves Time: 7:30 PM Location: Barclays Center Watch: YES Network Listen: WFAN As voters nationwide wait on lines even longer than the ones winding outside of the Barclays Center on game day, the Brooklyn Nets welcome the upstart Minnesota Timberwolves to town. Buoyed by a young core that includes Andrew Wiggins, Zach LaVine, […]

TBG Player Previews 2016-2017: Randy Foye

Randy Foye

Randy Foye, guard 2015-2016: 20.3 MPG, 5.9 PPG, 2.0 APG, 1.9 RPG, 0.5 SPG, .04 BPG, .351 FG%, .300 3PT%, .824 FT%, 81 G Who is Randy Foye? Randy Foye is 6’4 combo guard that came to the Brooklyn Nets as a free agent after the team’s massive offer sheets to restricted free agents Tyler Johnson […]

Diaries from an Unimportant Preseason Game, Vol. 3

Brooklyn Nets guard Bojan Bogdanovic, right, prepares to shoot over Miami Heat forward Justise Winslow (20) during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, in Miami. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Diaries from an Unimportant Preseason Game, Vol. 3 We witnessed a preseason game alright. Brook Lopez rested, Kenny Atkinson went with hockey change lineups, and we saw the experimental offense, sloppy passes, and missed overages and assignment that are the hallmark of early October basketball in a 121-100 Brooklyn Nets loss to the Miami Heat. […]

TBG Player Previews 2016-2017: Jeremy Lin

Jeremy Lin

Jeremy Lin, point guard 2015-2016: 26.3 MPG, 11.3 PPG, 3.0 APG, 2.8 RPG, 0.7 SPG, 0.5 BPG, .412 FG%, .336 3PT%, .815 FT%, 78 G Who is Jeremy Lin? Essentially, Jeremy Lin is the NBA’s version of the Rorschach test. To some, the 6’3 point guard is still the player who captivated the imagination of […]

Rumor: Are The Nets Interested In Dion Waiters?

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The Oklahoma City Thunder have rescinded their qualifying offer to Dion Waters, officially making him an unrestricted free agent, reports The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski — and, according to him, the Brooklyn Nets might be interested. Of course, if the Nets are truly interested, this means that teams can sign Waiters to a deal and Oklahoma City no […]

Summer League: Final Observations on the Nets’ Key Pieces

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Finally, after a frenzied month and a half, we’ve finally reached a lull in the NBA off-season. Of course, the draft has finished, without any franchise-altering trades, we might add, the Nets’ free agency chase seems complete, and, as of Saturday, Summer League has ended as well. This can mean only one thing: a summer […]

Woj: Nets closing in on multi-year deal with Jeremy Lin

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Brook-Linnnnn. The Nets have inked point guard Jeremy Lin to a 3-year, 36 million deal, according to The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Considering the recent rash of contracts, 12 million per year seems like a team-friendly contract and a steal at this point in free agency. Lin, who captured the imaginations of basketball fans across the […]

Lewis: Rajon Rondo scheduled to meet with Nets

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Unrestricted free agent Rajon Rondo is scheduled to meet with the Brooklyn Nets, according to the New York Post’s Brian Lewis. The mercurial guard had a relative bounce-back season with the Sacramento Kings in 2015-2016, averaging 11.9 points and a league-leading 11.7 assists per game, despite drawing the ire and frustration of head coach Rick […]

Tony Brown: Suggestions to an Interim Coach from a Fantasy GM

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Hi, Tony Brown. Welcome to the hottest seat in professional sports! You’ve inherited an offense that went completely in the tank after Jarrett Jack tore his ACL, defensive personnel that lacks the speed to keep wings and point guards from collapsing the defense, and… Andrea Bargnani. In short, I’m going to be very patient with […]