Nets History

PHOTO GALLERY: Jason Collins’ Debut 2.23.14

ap872624561756 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 10 Brooklyn Nets center Jason Collins speaks during a news conference prior to an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles. Collins signed a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets earlier Sunday and was to be in uniform for […]

A History of Nets Overtime Playoff Basketball

Nate Robinson

Saturday afternoon’s 142-134 triple-overtime loss to the Bulls in Game Four set a Nets franchise playoff record for points, because the basketball Gods have a cruel sense of humor. Or, it could have something to do with it being only the second triple overtime playoff game in Nets history. Regardless of the cause, the loss […]

Former Nets forward O’Bannon’s lawsuit threatens NCAA’s economic model

"There are millions and millions of dollars being made off the sweat and grind of the student athlete." - Ed O'Bannon (AP)

In two less-than-impressive NBA seasons with the then-New Jersey Nets and Dallas Mavericks in the late ’90s, Ed O’Bannon scored only 634 points. But O’Bannon’s impact on the sports world may prove to be far greater than two forgettable years in the Association: in 2009, the 6’8″ former forward filed a lawsuit against the National […]

The last Nets NBA Finals Team: Where Are They Now?

JASON KIDD

The 2002-03 New Jersey Nets, who went 49-33, won ten consecutive playoff games at one point, and lost in six games to the San Antonio Spurs. It’s been a decade since that New Jersey Nets team went as far as any NBA Nets team has ever gone, so we decided to ask: where are they […]