Nets on the Net: 9/22/09 Edition

Posted on: September 22nd, 2009 by Mark Ginocchio Comments

Today, the beat reporters sit down with Rod Thorn, Kiki Vandeweghe and Lawrence Frank to discuss the upcoming season. The main gist of these interviews: the Nets will be better than people are predicting and while they may not have all-stars at every position, there is depth and opportunity for most guys on the roster. Read about it from Dave D’Alessandro, Al Iannazzone and Fred Kerber.

Chris Douglas-Roberts is blogging again. This time he talks about training camp with Brian Hamilton, quoting Jarvis Hayes and Keyon Dooling as saying Hamilton is “the best on-ball defender they’ve ever seen.” CDR also talks about having that “killer instinct” and his Bengal kittens Kieko and Kiana.

The Barclays/Nets Community Alliance is supporting Maine-based Camp Sunshine this October by setting up a special session for Brooklyn-based children who are suffering from hematology and/or oncology.

A Russian blog discusses prospect Nets investor Mikhail Prokhorov’s connections to the Russian Government and what he might have to do in his native land to put such a stake into an American sports franchise.