Nets’ Summer League Roster Taking Shape

(AP/Julio Cortez)

With the NBA Draft complete and the Las Vegas Summer League quickly approaching July 8th, some members of the Brooklyn Nets’ roster have been revealed. While the list should grow until the official announcement, these are the names that we know are participating, along with some very familiar faces. — Beau Beech — Yogi Ferrell — Josh Magette — Aaron […]

Kennedy: Robinson to opt out of Nets contract

Thomas Robinson posterizes Clint Capela, turns Markel Brown into Superman

Basketball Insiders reporter Alex Kennedy tweeted today that Nets forward Thomas Robinson will opt out of his contract. Thomas Robinson intends to opt out of his Nets contract. He had a $1,050,961 player option for 2016-17. He'll be an unrestricted free agent. — Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) June 10, 2016 Thomas Robinson is an interesting free […]

Woj: Nets add Chris Fleming to coaching staff

AP Kathy Willens

The Brooklyn Nets have added Denver Nuggets’ assistant coach Chris Fleming to the coaching staff, reports The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Fleming, who served under Mike Malone last season, is also the head coach for Germany’s national team and fits the mold of the Nets’ international-minded moves. Along with Sean Marks and Trajan Langdon, the Nets […]

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 […]

Nets introduce Kenny Atkinson at HSS Training Center

AP Kathy Willens

The Brooklyn Nets introduced new head coach Kenny Atkinson to the media and fans — and it was well worth the wait. Atkinson, a former assistant coach with the Atlanta Hawks, was given a warm introduction by general manager Sean Marks at HSS Training Center Monday afternoon. Marks cited the importance of Atkinson in the […]

Nets announce introductory press conference for Kenny Atkinson

Kenny Atkinson (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, file)

The Brooklyn Nets have announced that they will introduce new head coach Kenny Atkinson at a press conference on Monday. Since the Nets officially signed Atkinson on April 17th, they’ve had to wait for the Atlanta Hawks’ season to end. With the Hawks falling to the Cleveland Cavaliers in four games on Sunday, Atkinson will finally […]

Nets add cap and contract specialist, scouts to front office

Mikhail Prokhorov (AP)

The Brooklyn Nets have announced the hiring of five new front office additions — including a cap and contract specialist, a strategic planning coordinator, and a couple of scouts. On the heels of signing Kenny Atkinson, the Atlanta Hawks’ current assistant coach, general manager Sean Marks continues to build out the evolving organization. You can read […]

Rapid Reactions: The Kenny Atkinson Edition

Kenny Atkinson (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, file)

On Sunday, the Brooklyn Nets shocked the NBA community and ruined brunches around the city when they announced that Kenny Atkinson would be the team’s next head coach. Atkinson, the Atlanta Hawks’ current assistant coach, has long been praised by those around him, including Mike Budenholzer, and was set to be a hot target for franchises this […]

Brooklyn Nets Hire Kenny Atkinson As Head Coach

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The Brooklyn Nets have hired Atlanta Hawks assistant Kenny Atkinson as their head coach to a multi-year contract, the team announced Sunday afternoon. The deal was first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo!’s The Vertical. Atkinson will continue to work with the Hawks until their postseason run concludes before officially joining the Nets. “I am […]

Nets aim for two in row against the Jazz

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Opponent: Utah Jazz Location: Vivint Smart Home Arena (Salt Lake City) Time: 9:30 PM EDT Watch: YES Network, Fox Sports GO app Playing their first game without Joe Johnson since the franchise moved to Brooklyn, the Nets (16-42) came out guns blazing in Phoenix Thursday night, winning 116-106 over the Suns. Bojan Bogdanovic, starting his […]