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Around the ‘Nets: Get Buckets

Happy Monday. Here’s the latest Nets news and notes from around the ‘Nets: The Nets signed D-League leading scorer Sean Kilpatrick over the weekend. Kilpatrick is a confirmed buckets-getter, now signed to a team that produces a general lack of buckets-getting. Above, you can watch Kilpatrick get buckets at the D-League showcase en route to […]

Around the ‘Nets: Nets want to keep Lopez, Young

Been a while. Here’s the latest news and notes from around the ‘Nets: The Brooklyn Nets, as you might have heard, lack a general manager, a head coach, draft picks, and a general sense of direction. But it looks like they’re making real progress on the first one. A few candidates are widely known — […]

Wayne Ellington 7 Three-Pointers (HIGHLIGHTS): Around the ‘Nets

First: relive Weez’s night. Then: here’s the latest Nets news and notes from around the ‘Nets: Nets rookie Chris McCullough talks life, basketball, loss and redemption in a lengthy interview with ESPN. Jarrett Jack on Thomas Robinson following the Nets’ 111-105 win over the Miami Heat: “Thomas Robinson wad tremendous. A guy that hadn’t played […]

Around the ‘Nets: Brookstaps Lopzingis?

The latest in Nets news and notes from around the ‘nets: FiveThirtyEight took a deep dive into Kristaps Porzingis, coming out the other end with his closest comparison: Brook Lopez? Through all the criticism of The Trade, Thaddeus Young is the silver lining. Prior to Heat-Nets, Dwyane Wade missed Heat shootaround with an undisclosed illness. […]

Nets-Rockets Notes: You’ll Probably Get A Joe Johnson Bobblehead, If You Want It

Hey, did someone swipe Joe Johnson in? That’s against the law. Some notes with Moreyball and Hollinsball set to clash at Barclays Center Tuesday night: It’s Joe Johnson Bobblehead Night at Barclays Center. There are 10,000 bobbleheads available. Given that the Nets have had a few nights with below 13,000 fans (and their games against […]

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. […]

Around the ‘Nets: Real Estate Over Basketball

Here’s the latest Nets news and notes from around the ‘Nets: So far, the New York Islanders have not been a big draw at Barclays Center. Killer line from NetsDaily: “While the real estate thrives, basketball declines. On the balance sheets, that’s fine, but in the realm of perception, that’s not going to cut it.” […]

Around the ‘Nets: Those woeful Nets

The latest Nets news and notes from around the ‘Nets: Atlanta’s Philip Arena fans boo the mess out of Joe Johnson. But Joe Johnson still has love for Atlanta. From the other side: Atlanta-Journal Constitution on Hawks-Nets. Is it time to panic? Howard Beck of Bleacher Report (and former Nets beat writer for the New […]