Woj: Nets trade Thaddeus Young to the Indiana Pacers for 20th overall pick

Thaddeus Young projects to have the Nets' highest WAR next season. (AP)

Update: The Nets have traded Thaddeus Young to the Indiana Pacers for the 20th pick in the draft. Brooklyn has traded forward Thad Young to the Indiana Pacers for the 20th pick and a future 2nd rounder, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) June 23, 2016 Along with the news of Young’s departure, […]

NBA Draft Ticket Data: Do fans enjoy the draft more than Nets basketball?

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Since the Nets moved to Brooklyn in 2012, the NBA Draft has taken place at the Barclays Center in every successive season. Here are some quick facts for you: tomorrow night’s selections begin at 8pm; the Sixers have the first pick, and they will be taking LSU’s Ben Simmons, according to reports. The Nets had an awesome […]

Woj: Tony Brown to become lead assistant for the Washington Wizards

Brooklyn Nets interim head coach Tony Brown gestures in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs, Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, in New York. In Brown's first game as interim head coach, the Spurs defeated the Nets 106-79. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Tony Brown is expected to become the Washington Wizards’ lead assistant coach, reports The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Brown, who took over for the fired Lionel Hollins in February on an interim basis, interviewed for the head coaching role that was eventually given to Kenny Atkinson. In Washington, Brown will join a revamped staff that includes the […]

Kennedy: Executive, agent expect Brooklyn to acquire first round selection

Brooklyn Nets' Thaddeus Young (30) drives to the net as Toronto Raptors' Bismack Biyombo (8) and Kyle Lowry (7) defend during first half NBA basketball action in Toronto, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Many voices around the NBA, ranging from front office executives to agents, expect the Brooklyn Nets to acquire a pick in the first round of this year’s draft, reports Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders. While general manager Sean Marks has pledged to “leave no stone unturned” this summer, and has done so based on the massive list […]

Kennedy: Robinson to opt out of Nets contract

Thomas Robinson posterizes Clint Capela, turns Markel Brown into Superman

Basketball Insiders reporter Alex Kennedy tweeted today that Nets forward Thomas Robinson will opt out of his contract. Thomas Robinson intends to opt out of his Nets contract. He had a $1,050,961 player option for 2016-17. He'll be an unrestricted free agent. — Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) June 10, 2016 Thomas Robinson is an interesting free […]

Nets add Athletic Performance Department to growing organization

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The Brooklyn Nets have added four new hires to the franchise: Zach Weatherford as director of player performance, Dan Meehan as head strength and conditioning coach, Lloyd Beckett as a head athletic trainer and physical therapist, and Aisling Toolan as director of physical therapy, the team announced on Thursday. Kenny Atkinson’s massive overhaul of the Nets’ […]

Report: Nets work out Sebastian Telfair

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The Brooklyn Nets have worked out former NBA player Sebastian Telfair at the team’s veteran mini-camp, according to Michael Scotto. A 31-year-old point guard, Telfair had a nine-year NBA career after being a late lottery pick in the 2004 draft. During his time in the NBA, he played for nine different teams, averaging 7.4 points, […]

Report: Nets hire 76ers’ Will Weaver as assistant

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The Brooklyn Nets have hired the Philadelphia 76ers’ Assistant Coach Will Weaver to join Kenny Atkinson’s coaching staff, as reported by Keith Pompey. Weaver will come to Brooklyn after working under Brett Brown in Philadelphia for two years. In his time there, he specialized in analytics used to improve player performance. The offseason has hardly […]

Comprehensive List of the Nets’ Draft Workouts

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson was drafted by the Trail Blazers and traded to Brooklyn. (AP)

Surprise! General manager Sean Marks has the Brooklyn Nets’ organization buttoned up tighter than a vest on Thanksgiving right now, so the usual draft rumors and workouts have only leaked out at a crawling pace. However, Marks and head coach Kenny Atkinson will do all they can to search every league, continent, and late-second round […]

Kennedy: Shane Larkin opts out of final year with Nets

Phoenix Suns guard Phil Pressey (25) reaches for the ball on Brooklyn Nets guard Shane Larkin in the second quarter during an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Shane Larkin has opted out of the final year on his contract with the Brooklyn Nets and will become an unrestricted free agent, reports Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders. The speedy point guard averaged 7.3 points and 4.4 assists over 22 minutes per game for the Nets, seeing a huge role boost after Jarrett Jack tore […]