Brook Lopez receives vote for All-NBA third team

Lopez (center) and Young (right) will each miss their first game of the season tonight. (AP)

The Brooklyn Nets’ Brook Lopez received a vote for the All-NBA third team, an annual recognition for the league’s best performers. Although Lopez’s one vote was certainly not enough to land him on the squad, it meant that the Nets were not completely shutout from the postseason honors. Lopez has been the unequivocal bright spot […]

Sportando: Sergey Karasev won’t return to Brooklyn

Orlando Magic forward Jason Smith (14) goes up for a shot in front of Brooklyn Nets guard Sergey Karasev (10), of Russia, during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Orlando, Fla., Tuesday, March 29, 2016. The Magic won 139-105. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Vasily Karasev, Sergey’s father, has no idea what’s next for his son, but it won’t be with the Brooklyn Nets, reports Sportando. Vasily Karasev on his son's future: 'One thing is for sure, Sergey will leave Brooklyn' https://t.co/n2xysXJL1l — Sportando (@Sportando) May 24, 2016 Sergey Karasev became an unrestricted free agent for this summer after Brooklyn […]

Woj: Nets add Chris Fleming to coaching staff

AP Kathy Willens

The Brooklyn Nets have added Denver Nuggets’ assistant coach Chris Fleming to the coaching staff, reports The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Fleming, who served under Mike Malone last season, is also the head coach for Germany’s national team and fits the mold of the Nets’ international-minded moves. Along with Sean Marks and Trajan Langdon, the Nets […]

Begley: Nets to work out Anthony Bennett

Toronto Raptors forward Anthony Bennett (15) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

During this week’s veteran mini-camp, the Brooklyn Nets will work out Anthony Bennett, reports ESPN’s Ian Begley. Bennett was the no. 1 selection in the 2013 draft, but struggled to adapt to the bigger, stronger, and faster professional game. The former UNLV standout averaged 4.2 points and 3.0 rebounds during his rookie season with the Cleveland […]

Nurse out, Adam Harrington in as Nets’ shooting coach

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson is out indefinitely, needing surgery. (AP)

Update: 9:45 p.m. The Brooklyn Nets will hire Adam Harrington as the team’s new shooting coach, reports David Aldridge. Harrington used to be the shooting coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder and Kevin Durant’s personal trainer. He is expected to replace Nurse on Brooklyn’s staff. Nets, per sources, are hiring Adam Harrington, ex-OKC shooting coach–& […]

Around The Nets: Atkinson, Robinson, and the Celtics’ great luck

Brooklyn Nets forward Thomas Robinson (41) shoots a jump shot Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Muscala (31), and forward Mike Scott defend during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 114-86. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Reporting contributed by Elizabeth Swinton  Following the arrival of Kenny Atkinson, news surrounding the Brooklyn Nets has come fast and furious — so you know what that means: it’s time for another edition of Around The ‘Nets! Today, The Brooklyn Game has a compilation of podcasts, rumors, and noteworthy things that we’re sharing today! Happy […]

Nets introduce Kenny Atkinson at HSS Training Center

AP Kathy Willens

The Brooklyn Nets introduced new head coach Kenny Atkinson to the media and fans — and it was well worth the wait. Atkinson, a former assistant coach with the Atlanta Hawks, was given a warm introduction by general manager Sean Marks at HSS Training Center Monday afternoon. Marks cited the importance of Atkinson in the […]

Report: Nets have approached Lokomotiv’s Malcolm Delaney

Mikhail Prokhorov (AP)

  The Brooklyn Nets have approached Euroleague point guard Malcolm Delaney, as first reported by Eurohoops. Any specific details are not yet known, however. Delaney played basketball for the Virginia Tech Hokies from 2007-2011. After going undrafted, Delaney went on to have a very successful career in Europe and is currently one of the best players […]

Zagoria: Nets trying to buy a 1st or 2nd rounder

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (left) taking a selfie on draft night. (AP)

The Brooklyn Nets are trying to buy a late 1st round or an early 2nd round draft pick, reports Adam Zagoria of SportsNet New York. Currently without a pick, general manager Sean Marks is doing all he can to reverse the Nets’ poor standing before next month, but the cost of a selection is higher […]

Hamilton: Nets will host a late-May mini-camp for veterans

Sean Marks

The Brooklyn Nets will hold a mini-camp for veterans from May 23rd to the 25th, reports Moke Hamilton of Basketball Insiders. Without a first rounder in June’s draft, the Nets will have to build the back-end of their bench through patchwork and low-risk contracts. Of course, the fates of Shane Larkin, Thomas Robinson, and Wayne […]

Nets announce introductory press conference for Kenny Atkinson

Kenny Atkinson (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, file)

The Brooklyn Nets have announced that they will introduce new head coach Kenny Atkinson at a press conference on Monday. Since the Nets officially signed Atkinson on April 17th, they’ve had to wait for the Atlanta Hawks’ season to end. With the Hawks falling to the Cleveland Cavaliers in four games on Sunday, Atkinson will finally […]