Nets rookie Rondae Hollis-Jefferson celebrated his return to the court after 50 missed games with this throwdown. Here’s an alternate angle: Welcome back to the court, Rondae.
The animosity between the Lopez twins and mascots is no secret. Brook once led a crusade against Hooper, the Pistons mascot, while Robin has freely admitted he’s going after any and all mascots throughout the NBA. But even though Brook struck a peace treaty with Cavaliers mascot Moondog — and dedicated a performance of his […]
Has this been the best season of Brook Lopez's career? "Absolutely," says #Nets radio analyst @TimCapstraw.https://t.co/ZLAlcLpIAt — YES Network (@YESNetwork) March 6, 2016 In a down season for the Brooklyn Nets, Nets radio color commentator Tim Capstraw highlights a major positive: that Nets center Brook Lopez is having arguably the best season of his career, […]
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 […]
The Nets waived seven-time All-Star Joe Johnson Thursday, after nearly four seasons as the most consistent player in Brooklyn. Johnson leaves the team as their franchise leader (in the Brooklyn era) in points scored, games played, games started, and minutes played, both in the regular season and in the playoffs. Since the team acquired him […]
Jarrett Jack might’ve left Nets-Celtics with a brutal-looking right knee injury, but he spent one of his last moments standing up for his teammate Brook Lopez. Jared Sullinger took Lopez to the ground by the neck, causing Lopez to flip on the floor, and Jack took exception. Words were exchanged, players were pushed, tempers flared. […]
Last year, Shane Larkin defied gravity to block a Jerian Grant’s fast-break layup attempt. It was awesome: Larkin rose, reached with both hands, and swatted away Grant’s attempt with his right as he descended back to earth. It was a pretty phenomenal play by the undersize Larkin, and it was only a bonus that it […]
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 […]