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Bleacher Report ranks Kenny Atkinson 27th best head coach in NBA

Kenny Atkinson (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, file)

Bleacher Report ranks Kenny Atkinson 27th best head coach in NBA With training camp right around the corner, basketball coverage has officially ramped up and, unfortunately, much of the Brooklyn Nets’ roster is in flux currently, asking more questions than it has answers. Will Rondae Hollis-Jefferson make the sophomore year leap? Is Brook Lopez ready […]

Brook Lopez is the lone Net in Sports Illustrated’s Top 100

Sims (right) guarding Brook Lopez in 2015, with the Philadelphia 76ers. (AP)

Brooklyn Nets’ center Brook Lopez has been ranked 38th in Sports Illustrated’s Top 100 rankings and, unfortunately, no other teammates made the list. Lopez, who earned one vote for the All-NBA third team last spring, is credited with doing as much as he could with so little around him. In practicality, this should seem like […]

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The Oklahoma City Thunder have rescinded their qualifying offer to Dion Waters, officially making him an unrestricted free agent, reports The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski — and, according to him, the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 sign veteran Luis Scola to one-year deal

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The Brooklyn Nets have signed veteran Luis Scola, 36, to a one-year deal, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical. With that, the Nets have their third power forward, joining Trevor Booker and Chris McCullough on the roster. Free agent forward Luis Scola has agreed to a one-year deal with the Brooklyn Nets, league sources told […]

Charania: Nets sign free agent center Justin Hamilton

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The Brooklyn Nets have signed center Justin Hamilton to a two-year, 6 million deal, according to Shams Charania of The Vertical. Free agent center Justin Hamilton has agreed to a two-year, $6 million deal with the Brooklyn Nets, league source tells The Vertical. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 2, 2016 You might not be able […]

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 […]

Update: The Nets have requested waivers on Jarrett Jack

Jarrett Jack shoots in front of Russell Westbrook during the second quarter. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Update: The Nets have requested waivers on Jarrett Jack as of 4PM on Thursday. The #Nets have requested waivers on guard Jarrett Jack: https://t.co/WrEv8l1nvL — Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) June 30, 2016 The Brooklyn Nets are shopping Jarrett Jack ahead of Thursday’s deadline and plan to waive him if they cannot move the veteran point guard, […]

Beau Beech added to Nets Summer League roster

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Beau Beech, a 6’9 small forward from Northern Florida, will join the Brooklyn Nets roster for the Las Vegas Summer League, first reported by the team on Twitter. Beech averaged 15.9 points and 6.5 rebounds over 32 minutes per game for the Ospreys in 2015-2016, leading the team to a 22-12 record. As the roster […]

Kennedy: Shane Larkin opts out of final year with Nets

Phoenix Suns guard Phil Pressey (25) reaches for the ball on Brooklyn Nets guard Shane Larkin in the second quarter during an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Shane Larkin has opted out of the final year on his contract with the Brooklyn Nets and will become an unrestricted free agent, reports Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders. The speedy point guard averaged 7.3 points and 4.4 assists over 22 minutes per game for the Nets, seeing a huge role boost after Jarrett Jack tore […]

Brook Lopez receives vote for All-NBA third team

Lopez (center) and Young (right) will each miss their first game of the season tonight. (AP)

The Brooklyn Nets’ Brook Lopez received a vote for the All-NBA third team, an annual recognition for the league’s best performers. Although Lopez’s one vote was certainly not enough to land him on the squad, it meant that the Nets were not completely shutout from the postseason honors. Lopez has been the unequivocal bright spot […]

Around The Nets: Atkinson, Robinson, and the Celtics’ great luck

Brooklyn Nets forward Thomas Robinson (41) shoots a jump shot Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Muscala (31), and forward Mike Scott defend during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 114-86. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Reporting contributed by Elizabeth Swinton  Following the arrival of Kenny Atkinson, news surrounding the Brooklyn Nets has come fast and furious — so you know what that means: it’s time for another edition of Around The ‘Nets! Today, The Brooklyn Game has a compilation of podcasts, rumors, and noteworthy things that we’re sharing today! Happy […]