The Andray Blatche-to-Brooklyn rumor will soon have a resolution. Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King confirmed to Marlon Clarke of OurBKSocial that the Nets & Blatche’s representation have had discussions about a return to Brooklyn for the seven-footer, who spent the last two seasons with the Nets before leaving for China to join the Xinjiang […]
This week, we’re looking back at the series of major decisions that led to the current state of the Nets, and asking you: if you could go back, would you do it again?
These will come in (mostly) reverse chronological order. Today, we will cover the trade that brought Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to Brooklyn.
Tonight, possibly without Kevin Garnett per back-to-back game protocol, the Nets (18-24) visit Staples Center to play the Los Angeles Clippers (28-14), who are coming off a 102-93 victory over the Boston Celtics on Monday night. The Nets survived one of their notorious late-game meltdowns Wednesday night, overcoming a fourth-quarter Kings surge en route to […]
So far, the story of the trade is that the Nets dumped Andrei Kirilenko’s contract, attached some deep-future picks and Jorge Gutierrez to sweeten the pot, and saved themselves eight figures in the process. But for 76ers coach Brett Brown, there’s a much deeper impact: losing new Nets acquisition Brandon Davies, who was a little-used […]
On Sunday night, the Boston Celtics abused the Brooklyn Nets on the glass, collectively out-rebounding them 50-42, with only a late push closing that gap within single digits. After the game, Lionel Hollins admonished his team for a lack of toughness. “You gotta hit first,” Hollins said about his team’s issues on the inside, with […]