Nets Player Profiles

TBG Player Previews 2016-2017: Rondae Hollis-Jefferson

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, guard/forward 2015-2016: 21.2 MPG, 5.8 PPG, 5.3 RPG, 1.5 APG, 1.3 SPG, 0.6 BPG, .457 FG%, .286 3P%, .712 FT%, 29 G Who is Rondae Hollis-Jefferson? I wrote and re-wrote this section a few times, as I found myself on opposite ends of the hype spectrum. The first take was far too subdued and […]

TBG Player Previews 2016-2017: Greivis Vasquez

Greivis Vasquez

Greivis Vasquez, point guard 2015-2016: 20.0 MPG, 5.7 PPG, 4.0 APG, 2.0 RPG, .326 FG%, .247 3P%, .846 FT%, .435 TS%, .391 eFG%, 23 G Who is Greivis Vasquez? Greivis Vasquez is a fine example of an NBA journeyman, as the 29 year-old Venezuelan will be suiting up for his sixth team in his seventh season […]

TBG Player Previews 2016-2017: Yogi Ferrell

Yogi Ferrell, guard 2015-2016: 34.7 MPG, 17.3 PPG, 5.6 APG, 3.8 RPG, 1.1 SPG, .458 FG%, .420 3P%, .829 FT%, .600 TS%, .550 eFG%, 35 G Who is Yogi Ferrell? In addition to having what has become one of my favorite names in professional basketball, Ferrell is a 23 year-old point guard out of Indiana […]

The Evolution of Jorge Gutierrez’s Hair

Jorge Gutierrez

Nets point guard Jorge Gutierrez is currently the only active player in the NBA of Mexican descent. That’s a huge accomplishment, but basketball is not his only forte. He does have some nice hair too. Jorge didn’t always rock that slick, gelled-back hairstyle, so please join me in this transient journey through the “Evolution of […]

Where does Brook Lopez go from here?

Number: 11 Position: C Height: 7’1” Weight: 290 Years Pro: 5 Hometown: Los Angeles, CA Prior to NBA: Stanford University Twitter: None Analysis

Joe Johnson and the power of choice

Joe Johnson

Number: 7 Position: SG/SF Height: 6’7” Weight: 240 Years Pro: 12 Hometown: Little Rock, AK Prior to NBA: University of Arkansas Twitter: @TheJoeJohnson7 Analysis: Johnson is an outstanding offensive talent, one of the league’s best, and will either be this team’s binding glue or ultimate downfall. There is no in-between for someone as good as […]

Andrei Kirilenko, one-to-five, the Russian Army Knife

Number: 47 Position: SF/PF Height: 6’9″ Weight: 235 Years Pro: 11 Hometown: Izhevsk, Russia Prior to NBA: CSKA Moscow Twitter: None Analysis:

I wish Mirza Teletovic was better

Number: 33 Position: PF Height: 6’9” Weight: 242 Years Pro: 1 Hometown: Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina Prior to NBA: Caja Laboral Vitoria Twitter: @Teletovic33 Analysis:

Tyshawn Taylor, who is basically Russell Westbrook

Number: 10 Position: PG Height: 6’3” Weight: 185 Years Pro: 1 Hometown: Hoboken, NJ Prior to NBA: University of Kansas Twitter: @tyshawntaylor Analysis: