This season needs a rewrite

After writing my post Sunday afternoon, I was able to clear my head in the form of a long drive in terrible weather. 
Saturday’s game stuck with me, but I don’t really know why. It was another blowout loss to a better team, another eye-rolling performance from virtually everyone on the floor. Maybe it’s just […]

Report: Rockets wanted Deron Williams for Omer Asik, Jeremy Lin

The Houston Rockets asked the Brooklyn Nets to do what the Nets couldn’t do for two years: unite Deron Williams and Dwight Howard on the same roster. The Rockets, who have been looking at potential trade scenarios for disgruntled center Omer Asik, called the Nets and made an offer as part of their “due diligence.” […]

Video: Billy King talks Kidd, Nets in halftime interview with YES Network

Video: Billy King talks Kidd, Nets in halftime interview with YES Network

At halftime of Tuesday’s game between the Brooklyn Nets and Toronto Raptors, Nets general manager Billy King spoke with YES Network’s Sarah Kustok on a variety of topics, including trust (which isn’t there yet), Kidd (who King feels has the confidence and voice to lead), injuries (which he doesn’t blame for their struggles) and the […]

Billy King on WFAN: Season goal, getting home court advantage for the playoffs

Billy King joined the Joe and Evan show on WFAN this afternoon to talk about the Brooklyn Nets, fresh off a season-opening loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, and King dished on numerous NBA subjects. I did not have the chance to listen to it, but the good folks over at SNY transcribed a few key […]

No Timetable for Deron Williams, But That’s Not A Bad Thing

Deron Williams

Speaking with reporters on the basketball court at Cameron Indoor Stadium, Brooklyn Nets general manager and Duke alum Billy King said there is currently “no timetable” for Deron Williams’s return to the basketball court, but that isn’t a bad thing. “We’d like (him) to practice, but the goal now is to get him as healthy […]

No Timetable for Deron Williams, But That's Not A Bad Thing

Deron Williams

Speaking with reporters on the basketball court at Cameron Indoor Stadium, Brooklyn Nets general manager and Duke alum Billy King said there is currently “no timetable” for Deron Williams’s return to the basketball court, but that isn’t a bad thing. “We’d like (him) to practice, but the goal now is to get him as healthy […]

Billy King unworried by Brook Lopez’s recurring foot injury

Brooklyn Nets head coach Jason Kidd and general manager Billy King watched a half-dozen draft prospects today — including potential draftee Tim Hardaway, Jr. — but the major topic of discussion today had nothing to do with what the Nets might do with their 22nd pick. After the workout in the PNY Center, King spoke […]