Do the pundits have a point?

APAfter seasons of 49 and 44 wins, the purely predictive ESPN’s Eastern Conference Forecast ranked the Brooklyn Nets to finish 8th in the conference with a 39-43 record, barely making the playoffs. Do they have a point? The same core as their 49-win 2013 expansion squad will anchor this 2015 Brooklyn team: Deron Williams, Joe […]

Paul Pierce’s departure signals new Nets era

Obama , J Wall here I come — Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) July 13, 2014 Good morning. Paul Pierce is no longer a member of the Brooklyn Nets.

VIDEO: Andray Blatche Throws Pass, And Game, Away

VIDEO:  Andray Blatche Throws Pass, And Game, AwayTORONTO, ON. — Visibly distraught, Nets center Andray Blatche sat at his seat in the visitor’s locker room. He gazed at the hoard of media waiting to ask him about the the play: “the pass,” a play that’ll live infamously in Brooklyn Nets lore, sitting firmly next to C.J. Watson’s blown dunk in Game 4 […]

Brooklyn Nets Midseason Grades, 2013-2014

Brooklyn Nets Midseason Grades, 2013-2014The second half of an up-and-down (or should I say down-and-up?) season thus far for the Brooklyn Nets starts today, as they open a post-All-Star Break road trip with a game against the Utah Jazz. Through 51 games, one franchise player lost for the season, and the All-Star Break, the Nets sit at 24-27, the […]

Nets past, present, future(?) litter “Worst Contract” List

The Nets have famously and lavishly spent on their top-tier talent, and Bill Simmons of Grantland is here to recognize that. Simmons released his annual post ranking the worst 30 contracts in the NBA, and sure enough, all sorts of Brooklyn Nets contracts made the list. Most notably, Simmons bunched the two obvious choices together, […]

Call It PayBlatche: Nets 101, Magic 90 (GAME GRADES)

Call It PayBlatche: Nets 101, Magic 90 (GAME GRADES)How would you grade the players? Jason Terry POINT GUARD I like Jason Terry. I thought Jason Terry could be a funnier C.J. Watson for the Nets this year, hitting threes, taunting opponents, and generally laughing en route to being this team’s unofficial mascot. But so far, Jason Terry has just been brutal on the […]

Part II, New York Cower Rankings:
Who’s The Least Bad In New York?

Round two.

BEAT THE HEAT: Nets 101, Heat 100 (GAME GRADES)

Jason Terry POINT GUARD In his first few minutes as a Brooklyn Nets player in the home of the Brooklyn Nets, Terry buried back-to-back threes, hounded Ray Allen for an entire defensive possession and ruined Miami’s play set, and led a Barclays-wide “BROOK-LYNNNN” chant. I said before the season that Jason Terry would do everything […]

Jason Terry, the evolver, leaving the runway

Number: 31 Position: PG/SG Height: 6’3” Weight: 180 Years Pro: 14 Hometown: Seattle, WA Prior to NBA: University of Arizona Twitter: @jasonterry31 Projected Wins Above Replacement: 0.5 Analysis