Nets Lead Celtics Wire-To-Wire, Keep Home Court

Nets Lead Celtics Wire-To-Wire, Keep Home Court

Here’s everything you need to know about Sunday night’s Nets victory over the Boston Celtics: What happened: The Brooklyn Nets made up for their 25-point loss two nights earlier to the Boston Celtics by maintaining home court in a strong 111-101 victory. Where they stand: At 3-11, the Nets are fourth in the Atlantic Division. […]

Lionel Hollins: “I rarely think about” lost 2016 first-round draft pick


The Brooklyn Nets are 2-10, and though they’ve competed in a few close games recently, are on track to end up in the lottery this season. But the reward that usually couples that ignominy — a high draft pick in the NBA Draft — is long gone.

2 Weeks In: It’s That Bad Here — 10 Things Worth Noting


Periodically, we’ll check in on the status of how bad things are here, in honor of Joe Johnson’s priceless preseason quote. Statistical support throughout provided by This has been ugly. You won’t hear anything else, anywhere. The Nets haven’t won a game since April, they’ve collapsed down the stretch in their few winnable moments, […]

Billy King: trades may be on the horizon


The Brooklyn Nets have gotten off to their worst start since moving to Brooklyn, having lost each of their first seven games. An injury to Brook Lopez exacerbated fears that the team would struggle to cobble together any decent performances with a tough road schedule ahead. Worse, the team does not control its first-round pick […]

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson surprised his mother with a house for her birthday


The enigmatic Brooklyn Nets rookie Rondae Hollis-Jefferson made one of his dreams come true on Friday as he bought his mother a new home her for birthday. Hollis-Jefferson, who grew up in Chester, Pennsylvania, spent time this summer with his brother, uncle, and realtor¬†searching for the perfect place for his mother, Rylanda.¬† In his weekly […]

Nets run out of gas in final preseason game, lose 111-105 against Celtics


In what was supposed to be a quiet finale, having left Thaddeus Young, Brook Lopez, Jarrett Jack, and Joe Johnson in Brooklyn, the Nets took part in an offensive onslaught, didn’t play much defense, and lost to the Boston Celtics by the score of 111-105. Of course, several other Nets were missing through injury so […]

Willie Reed out 6-8 weeks after surgery on injured thumb

After undergoing successful surgery on his right thumb, Brooklyn Nets center Willie Reed is expected to be out six to eight weeks, the team announced today. Reed first suffered the injury during the team’s preseason game Wednesday against the Boston Celtics. It was officially ruled a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right thumb. A […]

Willie Reed out indefinitely with torn ligament in thumb


Brooklyn Nets backup center Willie Reed suffered a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right thumb during the first half of Wednesday’s 109-105 preseason loss to the Boston Celtics, the team announced today. Reed played just five minutes in what was his preseason debut after battling a right quad strain. Reed will undergo surgery Friday, […]

Nets fall to 1-3 in preseason after loss to Celtics


It was ugly, and it was a loss. But at least it was only preseason. The Brooklyn Nets fell to 1-3 in preseason play after falling to the Boston Celtics at Barclays Center, 109-105, in the first of just two televised preseason games for the franchise. Behind 12 quick first-quarter points from Amir Johnson — […]