Nets Rumors

Is Mikhail Prokhorov leaving the Nets?

Conflicting reports came out today about the current status of the Nets franchise. They were related to the possibility that Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov may be looking to sell┬ásome or all of his stake in the franchise. NetsDaily reported that Nets brass is in talks with the Los Angeles Dodgers’ ownership group, Guggenheim Sports and […]

Stein: Nets, Hollins deal imminent

UPDATE: Marc Stein reports that the Nets are wrapping up a deal with Lionel Hollins to be their next head coach: Sides sorting final details in hopes of wrapping up Lionel Hollins' looming deal w/Nets today. Multiyear deal w/salary in $4-to-5 mil range — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 2, 2014 ESPN’s Marc Stein is reporting […]

Report: Blatche to opt out and become unrestricted free agent

Andray Blatche has decided to opt out of his player option worth just 1.4 million for the 2014-15 season and will become an unrestricted free agent in July. For quite some time, Blatche has indicated that he’d likely search for a long term deal following this season. Since joining the Nets in 2012, Blatche has […]

Report: Nets officials optimistic that Andrei Kirilenko will not opt out

Per NetsDaily, Nets officials believe that Andrei Kirilenko will not opt out of his player option– a move that would keep him in Brooklyn for another year.┬áThe crafty role player’s future was in some doubt after an injury riddled season that often placed him on the bench in key moments. Last summer, Billy King and […]

Rumor: Nets discussing Thornton-Jack trade with Cavaliers

ESPN’s Marc Stein reports that the Nets and Cavaliers have initiated trade talks that would see Marcus Thornton swapped for Jarrett Jack. Back in February, reports surfaced that the Nets and Cavaliers had mutual interest in swapping Jack and Jason Terry. Instead, the Nets dealt Terry and Reggie Evans to Sacramento for Marcus Thornton. Stein […]

The Nets aren’t trading for Kevin Love, okay?


Rumors, along with being my third-favorite Adele song, have cropped up in the last few days regarding Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love’s imminent departure after zero playoff games in his first six seasons. Love is an incredible talent: he averaged 26.5 points, 12.1 rebounds, and 4.4 assists in 36.3 minutes per game this season, numbers […]

Vince Carter? Andrew Bynum? The Three Things The Nets can do with their DPE

Brook Lopez

Earlier this month, the NBA granted the Brooklyn Nets the Disabled Player Exception, a one-time chance to replace Brook Lopez on their roster. Lopez went down with a season-ending foot injury on December 20th, and was examined by a league doctor to verify he’d be out for the season. Though the CBA dictates that the […]