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Projected record: 28-54, 12th in East Head coach: Brad Stevens Projected record: 28-54 (12th) 2013-14 record: 25-57 2013-14 ORtg: 99.7 (T-27th) 2013-14 DRtg: 105.2 (20th) Players in: Marcus Smart, Marcus Thornton, James Young, Tyler Zeller Players out: Jerryd Bayless, Kris Humphries Projected Starting Lineup: Rajon Rondo, Marcus Smart, Jeff Green, Brandon Bass, Jared Sullinger Watch […]

Bad Blood: Kevin Garnett will play against Joakim Noah & the Bulls

Bad Blood: Kevin Garnett will play against Joakim Noah & the Bulls

In 11 chances to play on the second half of a Brooklyn Nets back-to-back this season, Kevin Garnett has sat out in four of them. It’s part of coach Jason Kidd’s plan to rest Garnett during the season, to keep him fresh for the playoffs. But he’ll play tonight against the Chicago Bulls, as expected:

HIGHLIGHT: Paul Pierce does the Rajon Rondo

HIGHLIGHT: Paul Pierce does the Rajon Rondo

Paul Pierce left the Boston Celtics this summer after sixteen years with the franchise, the last seven with mercurial but sorcerous point guard Rajon Rondo. Rondo’s known for a variety of moves and abilities, but likely none more common than his famous fake, palming the ball behind his back as a fake to shift the […]

Video: Gerald Wallace throws basketball at Alan Anderson, draws tech

Video: Gerald Wallace throws basketball at Alan Anderson, draws tech

Near the end of the Brooklyn Nets victory over his Boston Celtics, former Nets forward Gerald Wallace’s frustration boiled over just a bit. After an intentional foul on Alan Anderson, Anderson tossed the ball in Wallace’s direction, which Wallace fired back at Anderson in frustration. Nets teammates quickly pointed out Wallace’s toss, and Crash was […]

Paul Pierce & Kevin Garnett Have Been Awful But There’s No Way You Could Have Predicted This

PERBOS

See that chart above? That’s a visualization of the career PER arc of Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, the former Boston Celtics that the Brooklyn Nets traded for this offseason in the hopes of erasing their spacing and defensive issues that doomed them last season. But both Garnett and Pierce have stumbled out of the […]

Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics:
3 Preseason Things To Watch

The Brooklyn Nets continue their #WeTalkinBoutPreseason Tour vs. the Boston Celtics in Boston tonight, and they’ll be without the top six in their rotation: All five starters will sit out, along with sixth man Andrei Kirilenko. The game will be broadcast on ESPN and YES Network at 7 P.M. tonight. Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez […]

KG, Pierce won’t travel to Boston

The Brooklyn Nets have two postseason games on the road left before the regular season starts: they’ll head to Boston on Wednesday to face the Celtics, before closing preseason in Miami against the Heat on Friday. Two Nets won’t be making Wednesday’s trip: Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, who the Celtics traded this offseason to […]