D’Angelo Russell, Guard 2016-17: 28.7 MPG, 15.6 PPG, .447%, .352%, 3.5 RPG, 4.8 APG, 1.4 SPG, 0.3 BPG, 63 G Who is D’Angelo Russell? The positivity coming into the beginning of the 2017-18 season for the Brooklyn Nets and fans alike seems almost foreign. For the first time in a long time, the Nets look […]
The Brooklyn Nets now have the third-worst record (10-25) and third-worst net points per 100 possessions (-6.7) in the NBA. It’s safe to say that at this point, they’re the third-worst team in the NBA, ahead of the 76ers, who are pushing the once-finite limits of tankitude, and Lakers, who are torpedoing their way into […]
You don’t get too many reminders of the Stephen Jackson era in Nets history, so let’s enjoy this one while we can. Jackson played just the 2000-2001 season with the then-New Jersey Nets under Byron Scott, who’s now the coach of the Los Angeles Lakers. 120 Sports asked Jackson about Scott’s public comments about Lakers […]
The last Nets NBA Finals Team: Where Are They Now? Originally posted March 22, 2013. Updated June 4, 2015.
At times, the playoff push feels more like a playoff stagger, as the Nets amble ahead in the Eastern Conference standings. But with what was on the line, the Brooklyn Nets will take any win they can get. Despite a close game down the stretch, the Nets somehow never trailed the Los Angeles Lakers, winning […]
March Madness is in full tilt on the amateur level, but the NBA Eastern Conference playoff race may fall under the same moniker. With less than three weeks left in the regular season, the Nets (31-40) begin the day just a half-game behind the Boston Celtics for the eighth and final playoff spot, and 1.5 […]
A little over a decade ago, Byron Scott and Jason Kidd ruled the Eastern Conference together from East Rutherford. Today, the two aren’t exactly golfing buddies, to put it mildly.
Point guards highlight this week’s steals in Fantasy Basketball.
Good morning! The Nets are 4-4. Here’s how, and why:
Will Kobe Bryant accept another losing season?
Via Arizona Sports — Lionel Hollins honored by ASU jersey retirement Lionel Hollins had his jersey retired at Arizona State University back in 2011, when Hollins was coach of the Memphis Grizzlies. Three years later, now as the coach of the Brooklyn Nets, Hollins got on the radio with Doug & Wolf for the ASU […]
We’ve spent this All-Star Break looking back at the best Nets in their best years, from Rick Barry to Deron Williams. But we need an All-Star coach to lead these guys. Here’s the five choices: Larry Brown: Few people in any discipline are as simultaneously well-traveled and well-respected as Larry Brown, a hired gun who’s […]