Roundtable: The Absence of Jeremy Lin

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Roundtable: The Absence of Jeremy Lin All summer, the Brooklyn Nets were examined and analyzed through a Jeremy Lin-esque lens — and rightfully so, as the point guard was the franchise’s big splash signing. To this point, even at 2-4, the Nets are one of the NBA’s surprise team and their pace and penchant for […]

Nets look to get back on track against Andre Drummond and the Pistons

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Nets look to get back on track against Andre Drummond and the Pistons Opponent: Detroit Pistons Time: 7:30PM Location: Barclays Center Watch: YES Network Listen: WFAN If the Brooklyn Nets want an early measuring stick/divining rod for what the rest of this season is going to look like, Wednesday night’s tilt against the Detroit Pistons […]

The Nets look to rebound from heartbreaker against some old faces in new places

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The Nets look to rebound from heartbreaker against some old faces in new places Opponent: Chicago Bulls Location: Barclays Center Time: 7:30 EST Watch: YES Network The Brooklyn Nets have alternated wins and losses  — or, more accurately losses and win, singular — to open the 2016-2017 season, and that seems appropriate somehow. Thus far, all three games […]

Vegas oddsmakers punt Nets to lowest projected win total in NBA

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Vegas oddsmakers punt Nets to lowest projected win total in NBA It shouldn’t surprise you, but the Westgate Superbook in Las Vegas have released their over/under win totals for the 2016-2017 season and, well, the Brooklyn Nets were given the lowest projection in the NBA. The Nets, in all their Jeremy Lin, Kenny Atkinson, and […]

Woj: Miami loses Dwyane Wade, but Tyler Johnson still signs Nets’ offer sheet

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Tyler Johnson has still signed the Brooklyn Nets’ 4-year, 50 million offer sheet, reports The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski, despite the Miami Heat losing franchise player and legend, Dwyane Wade. Sources on @TheVertical: Miami RFA guard Tyler Johnson has signed offer sheet w/ the Brooklyn Nets: 4-years, $50M. Heat has 3 days to match. — Adrian Wojnarowski […]

Woj: Nets, Sean Kilpatrick close to multi-year deal

Brooklyn Nets guard Sean Kilpatrick, left shoots as Los Angeles Lakers guard Lou Williams defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, March 1, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

The Brooklyn Nets and Sean Kilpatrick are on the verge of completing a multi-year deal, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical. Kilpatrick, who earned a second 10-day contract after his D-League call-up in late February, will have a guarantee for the 2016-2017 season. The sharpshooter had short stays with the Minnesota Timberwolves and Denver Nuggets in the past, but […]

Nets take on Hornets before hitting the road

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The Nets (15-40) got back to business on the court on Friday, beating the crosstown rival New York Knicks 109-98 at Barclays Center. Brook Lopez picked up right where he left off scoring a season-high 33 points along with eight rebounds and four blocks. Bojan Bogdanovic, as he did in the January 13th win over […]

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 […]

Mikhail Prokhorov wants Nets to be a championship contender next year: “We have everything the best”

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Speaking with reporters at Barclays Center shortly after firing head coach Lionel Hollins and re-assigning general manager Billy King, Nets principal owner Mikhail Prokhorov said that while he’d learned hard lessons about being an NBA owner, he also expected the team to compete for a championship next season. “I’m sure next season, we’ll be, I […]

Nets take on the Mavericks — likely minus D-Will

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The Nets (8-20) snapped a five-game losing skid by beating the Chicago Bulls (15-11) 105-102 at the United Center on Monday. Brook Lopez (21 points, 12 rebounds, 3 blocks) and Thaddeus Young (16 points, 13 rebounds) led the offense, and 38 bench points — highlighted by Wayne Ellington’s 13 — carried the rest. “We came […]