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 […]

Rested Nets seek answers in Houston


The Nets (0-7) are still searching for their first win of the season in Houston tonight. While another loss in Milwaukee on Saturday has continued the early season blues, the good news about Brook Lopez’s foot and three days of rest hopefully give a boost to a squad that desperately needs a quick turnaround. In […]

Brook Lopez returns to practice


Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez participated in the non-contact portion of Nets practice Tuesday afternoon after suffering multiple injuries. Lopez left the team’s Saturday night game against the Milwaukee Bucks with a sore right foot, the same foot that’s undergone three surgeries in the past four seasons. He then sat out Monday afternoon’s practice with […]

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 […]

Brook Lopez Not Expected To Miss Games: Report


Finally, some good news for the Nets. Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez is not expected to miss any games after leaving Saturday night’s game with a sore right foot, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports: With no more tests needed for Brook Lopez's right foot, Brooklyn center is expected to return to lineup this […]