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. […]

Celtics run Nets out of Boston in six second-quarter minutes


BOSTON, MA. — 75 minutes prior to tipoff at TD Garden, Nets coach Lionel Hollins was asked about the potency of the team’s lone bright spot, a Brook Lopez-Thaddeus Young frontcourt that was keeping them competitive in games despite a lack of three-point shooting. Hollins declined to answer that question. “Well, I could comment on […]

Around the ‘Nets: 2-9!

The decisive free throws. (AP)

The Nets are 2-9. Here’s the latest news and notes from around the ‘Nets: Brook Lopez says that despite a 1-9 record (now 2-9), the Nets aren’t quitting this year… leaving little to the imagination about past seasons. A small Nets-related chuckle in Zach Lowe’s latest on “(Kobe Bryant) coughed up the ball left […]

The Nets Locked Down The Hawks On The Game-Deciding Play

The Nets walked away Tuesday night with a win. (AP)

The Brooklyn Nets have won just two games in 11 attempts this season. They lost back-to-back winnable games over the weekend, and have played two other games that went down to the final minutes. But finally, they were able to put one away. After Thaddeus Young put the Nets up 90-88 with 1.4 seconds left […]

Late-game confusion turns Nets upset into upset Nets


The talk should have been about how great that final play was, how all the pinwheeling around Brook Lopez was just a cunning misdirection for Lopez to pull off a sneaky push-off and create perhaps the league’s easiest shot: an open layup at the height of the jump. Instead, the focus will lie squarely on […]

This is how close the Nets were to upsetting the Warriors in regulation (GIF)

Via SI’s The Cauldron: Brook Lopez somehow misses the game winner, Nets – Warriors in OT. For reals — The Cauldron (@TheCauldron) November 15, 2015 The Nets, who through the gift of macabre magic hung with the 10-0 defending champion Golden State Warriors for 47 minutes and 59.5 seconds, ran a picture-perfect play to […]

Nets-Warriors: What 2 Watch 4


The Brooklyn Nets are 1-8 and just dropped a heartbreaker by two points to the Sacramento Kings. The Golden State Warriors are 10-0 and eight of their ten wins have come by double-digits. The two teams play tonight at 10:30 P.M. EST. It’s safe to say the Nets aren’t exactly heavy favorites. Despite that, you […]

Around the ‘Nets: Shane Larkin earning more playing time


Here’s the latest Nets news and notes from around the ‘nets: A brazen Shane Larkin reportedly marched into the front office and said he was disappointed in his performance. The next game, Larkin played his most minutes since he started for the injured Jarrett Jack on opening night, hit three three-pointers, and the Nets won. […]

Eight Points: On The Nets’ 106-98 Win Over The Houston Rockets

The Nets celebrated their first victory Wednesday night. (AP)

There are close to seven billion people on our planet Earth, and I’m willing to bet that less than half of you tuned in for Wednesday night’s Brooklyn Nets-Houston Rockets contest. The Nets, after all, had yet to win a game, and they faced a much more talented foe on the road. It seemed like […]