D-Will, Lopez and Joe Johnson on the trade block??

Seven: In the first quarter, Joe Johnson practiced what he preached after calling out the team’s “selfish” play, but in the fourth quarter, hero ball took over. With less than 6 minutes left, Joe Johnson devolved into Iso-Joe scoring only four points on seven isolation possessions. Around the two-minute mark, Johnson all but sealed the Nets' fate with a particularly ugly turnover – attacking the teeth of the Suns defense while ignoring a wide-open Mirza Teletovic in the corner.

ESPN’s Marc Stein and Ohm Youngmisuk report that The Nets have begun exploring trade possibilities for its core of Deron Williams, Brook Lopez and Joe Johnson. No trade is imminent, but sources insist that The Nets remain in a “win-now mentality” and the front office isn’t seeking a trade “to dump salary.” Brooklyn’s desire, according […]

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  Height: 7’1″ Weight: 275 lbs. Date of Birth: April 1, 1988 Years Pro: 6 Before NBA: Stanford University Drafted: 10th overall, 2008 NBA Draft Nickname: B-Lo, Brookie Monster – Full Stats – He’s baaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaack. It’s been a long and weird offseason for the gargantuan Lopez, who played in just 17 games last season before […]

Brook Lopez’s Lost Season

Brook Lopez: 17 G, 17 GS, 31.4 MPG, 20.7 PPG, 6.0 RPG, 0.9 APG, 0.53 SPG, 1.76 BPG, .563 FG% .000 3P%, .817 FT%, 25.50 PER, 4.0 EWA You already know the story: with the Nets flailing out to a 9-17 start, Brook Lopez was in the midst of a season of individual dominance before […]

Are the Nets better off without Brook Lopez?

Are the Nets better off without Brook Lopez?

The Brooklyn Nets had to lose their best players to begin playing their best. Weird, right? Nobody expected this stretch. The Nets just lost their youngest All-Star, Brook Lopez, for the season. Then Deron Williams went down, undergoing treatment on both of his ankles. They got dominated by a San Antonio Spurs team heading into […]

Brook Lopez’s twin brother offers glimpse into the Lopez mind

Brook Lopez, Robin Lopez

In a wide-ranging interview with Williamette Week, Portland Trail Blazers center and Brook Lopez DNA match Robin Lopez discusses growing up with the Nets center, as well as their shared interests, comic books (of course), and memberships. Here’s a glance at some of Robin’s Brook-related answers:

Nets granted Disabled Player Exception by NBA, which they probably won’t use

Jazz Nets Basketball

The Brooklyn Nets have been granted a one-time use of the Disabled Player Exception by the NBA, according to a Yahoo! Sports report. The one-time exception would theoretically allow the Nets to replace center Brook Lopez, who underwent an independent examination by the NBA that concluded Lopez’s foot would leave him out for the season. […]