Nets, Knicks split season series, but which franchise has the brighter future?

New York Knicks' Robin Lopez (8) and Brooklyn Nets' Brook Lopez (11) fight for position during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

While the Brooklyn Nets may have managed a 2-2 series draw against the┬áNew York Knicks in 2015-2016 (capped off by their miserable fourth quarter last night), their cross-river rivals have won 10 more games than them this year. The Nets, following the dismissal of Deron Williams over the summer, were expected to take a step […]

Report: NBA, Adam Silver forces Celtics to return Nets’ draft picks from 2013 blockbuster

Jason Terry (right), with Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce. (AP)

In a stunning turn of events, commissioner Adam Silver has mandated that the Boston Celtics return their draft picks to the Brooklyn Nets, a source reports. In case you’ve forgotten, the Nets traded their 2014, 2016, and 2018 picks to the Celtics in a 2013 draft day blockbuster that brought them Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, […]

Brook Lopez, Thaddeus Young may see minutes cut as season winds down

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With the Brooklyn Nets well out of the playoffs and in evaluation mode, the next step might be resting the players that need the least evaluation. The team has discussed limiting minutes for Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young, and possibly shutting them down for the season, Nets interim head coach Tony Brown said before the […]

Nets officially ink Sean Kilpatrick to multi-year deal

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The Brooklyn Nets officially signed Sean Kilpatrick to a multi-year deal Saturday, the team announced. The deal was reported earlier this week, with ESPN’s Mike Mazzeo noting that Kilpatrick would make $221,000 this year (pro-rated), the minimum $980,431 in 2016-17, and a non-guaranteed $1.05 million in 2017-18. Kilpatrick signed his contract while sitting on an […]

Nets (finally) end their lengthy road trip tonight in Philladelphia

Andrea Bargnani (9) defends Philadelphia 76ers' Jahlil Okafor (8) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, in New York. The Nets won 100-91. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Opponent: Philadelphia 76ers Location: Wells Fargo Center (Philadelphia) Time: 7:00 PM EDT Watch: YES Network, Fox Sports GO app The season is beginning to wind down and the Nets (18-46) are literally in their homestretch of their 19 day, 9 game circus road trip. The team has won three of the eight games on the […]

Brook Lopez Body-Slams The Raptors Mascot (VIDEO)

Brook Lopez Body-Slams The Raptors Mascot

The animosity between the Lopez twins and mascots is no secret. Brook once led a crusade against Hooper, the Pistons mascot, while Robin has freely admitted he’s going after any and all mascots throughout the NBA. But even though Brook struck a peace treaty with Cavaliers mascot Moondog — and dedicated a performance of his […]