Nets players loose, relaxed as trade deadline passes

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If there was any trade deadline apprehension among Nets players as 3 P.M. drew near, it certainly wasn’t on display at their practice facility. A loose Brook Lopez cracked jokes about deadlines past and present. Thaddeus Young waxed poetic on other team’s moves, and preempted reporters by asking himself questions. After a few rumors, the […]

Mikhail Prokhorov working to bring an NBA game to Russia

Brook Lopez & the Nets might play a game in Russia. (AP)

Today, Mikhail Prokhorov brought the Nets fully to Brooklyn, unveiling the team’s new practice facility on the eighth floor of one of Sunset Park’s Industry City buildings. Next stop: Russia. Prokhorov, the team’s billionaire Russian owner, said he hopes to bring an NBA game to Russia, and that the team is working on overcoming the […]

The Glue Guys: NBA Trade Deadline Special

 

Trade Deadline Special! Starts with what should be the Nets plan for the deadline, (12:30) the benefits of Dwight Howard, (26:30) News Around the League: Will a BIG trade happen, how Carmelo Anthony would fit on Cleveland, and the trades we want to see happen. And a quick note, Brian and I recorded this episode […]

Rumor: Nets call Hawks to inquire about Jeff Teague, Paul Millsap

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Despite their lack of a General Manager or major assets worth pursuing,¬†Alan Hahn of ESPN Radio told the Michael Kay Radio show that the Brooklyn Nets have inquired about the availability of Jeff Teague and Paul Millsap. The Atlanta Hawks, who are rumored sellers this trade deadline, may be trying to collect as much cap […]

How Valuable Is Brook Lopez?

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A discussion.

Mike Conley: No Lionel Hollins closes already-slim chances of Conley in Brooklyn

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Firing Lionel Hollins may have been the right move for the Nets at the time, but it also may have cost the Nets their slim chance at landing one of this summer’s top free agents. Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley is in Brooklyn for his lone game against the Nets this season, and before the […]

Around the ‘Nets: Nets want to keep Lopez, Young

Everybody dance. (AP)

Been a while. Here’s the latest news and notes from around the ‘Nets: The Brooklyn Nets, as you might have heard, lack a general manager, a head coach, draft picks, and a general sense of direction. But it looks like they’re making real progress on the first one. A few candidates are widely known — […]

Marks: Field offers for anyone but Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, Chris McCullough

One year after signing them to lucrative deals, should the Nets part ways with Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young? (AP)

The Nets are in front office disarray. They have no official general manager after Billy King stepped down from the position last month, and assistant general manager Frank Zanin is currently at the helm. With the trade deadline looming in mid-February, front office insider for The Vertical Bobby Marks suggests the Nets field trade calls […]

Bojan Bogdanovic on Team World for Rising Stars Challenge

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It’s hard to imagine anyone from the Nets headed to Toronto for the All-Star Game, but at least one player will make the trip up for a secondary challenge. Second-year guard Bojan Bogdanovic will join Team World in the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge to be held on Friday night of All-Star Weekend, as the […]