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 […]

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 releases statement on Jason Kidd

In the wake of head coach Jason Kidd pleading guilty to a DUI in July 2012, with a sentence of probation and a possible NBA suspension, Billy King has released the following statement: Jason has taken responsibility for his actions, and fully realizes that he needs to grow from this experience. We are confident he […]

How Jason Kidd blew away Billy King

Billy King, Jason Kidd

At 40 years old, Jason Kidd isn’t the youngest head coach in the NBA — that distinction belongs to the 38-year-old Jacque Vaughn. (Indiana Pacers head coach Frank Vogel is also younger than Kidd.) But Kidd is, by far, the least experienced: no other head coach in the NBA has zero experience coaching. Even Mike […]