Report: Nets apply for Disabled Player Exception

The Brooklyn Nets have applied for the Disabled Player Exception to replace Brook Lopez, according to a report from Net Income of NetsDaily. The application was expected before the January 15th deadline. Nets general manager Billy King said at a press conference following Lopez’s season-ending foot injury that the Nets would apply for the exception. […]

What’s left to say after this loss?

Joe Johnson

Could F. Scott Fitzgerald have a written a story with better symbolism than the Brooklyn Nets literally abandoning their 113-92 loss to the San Antonio Spurs tonight with 0.2 seconds left on the clock? It was a miserable end to a miserable game, the 31st of a miserable, possibly lost season. Things have gotten so […]

Stein: Pau for Brook discussed

ESPN’s Marc Stein is reporting that the Nets discussed a Pau Gasol-Brook Lopez trade before Brook went down with his foot injury last week. He states: Sources with knowledge of the discussions told ESPN.com that the Lakers did indeed engage the Nets earlier this month in some exploratory talks to see if Brooklyn had interest […]

Brook Lopez to have surgery Jan. 4

The Brooklyn Nets announced yesterday that Brook Lopez will surgery on his fifth metatarsal on January 4th. Lopez broke the foot in last weeks lost to the Philadelphia 76ers. Billy King since announced that the center is out for the season. The Nets stated that more details on the surgery will be forthcoming as is. […]

NetLinks: Nets interested in Luol Deng?

Luol Deng, Joe Johnson

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VIDEO: What Brook Lopez Would Get Twin Brother Robin For Secret Santa If He Could Get Him Anything

VIDEO: What Brook Lopez Would Get Twin Brother Robin For Secret Santa If He Could Get Him Anything

As many of you know, Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez has a twin brother, Robin, currently a center for the Portland Trail Blazers. The two are a goofy duo: they were born on April Fools’ Day (no, really) and have written both comic books and TV pilots together. Friday morning, before Lopez broke his foot […]

Brook’s out. Now what?

Brooklyn Nets head coach Jason Kidd has his biggest challenge yet. With no move imminent and a deep rotation, he’s looking towards his bench to fill the enormous gap left by a broken foot to Nets center Brook Lopez, which will sideline him for the rest of the season. The loss is a crushing one; […]