Was this the worst season in Nets history?


In their closing act of the 2015-16 season, what remained of the Brooklyn Nets fell apart in the second half against what remained of the Toronto Raptors, blowing a 21-4 lead and losing 103-96 to a team that rested almost all of its rotation players. It was a fitting ending to a dismal season. The […]

Hassan Whiteside leads stingy Heat defense into Brooklyn


Consistency has become elusive for the Brooklyn Nets (7-17) lately after another lackluster performance against the Orlando Magic on Monday night. Done in by poor shooting (38.8 percent), sloppy play (17 turnovers), and non-existent defense (53.9 percent shooting from the Magic), the Nets inevitably fell 105-82 after being outscored 53-37 in the second half. On […]

Stat Corner: Offensive & Defensive Rating


Say you recently won a charity auction that afforded mindless malcontents like you the opportunity to play in one NBA game. You’re excited, you’re all warmed up, you’ve just high-fived your favorite NBA players, the ball gets tipped, and the game begins! And then they ruthlessly tear you to shreds. With a useless slop pile […]

Nets stumble into Miami with no answers

The Nets (25-37) have no time to grieve after dropping their fourth straight home loss, a 111-91 pummeling at the hands of the New Orleans Pelicans. In typical fashion, the Nets got off to a fast start, going up 25-11 midway through the first quarter. But alas,t he Pelicans shot 51.7 percent from the field […]

Fantasy Basketball: Week 18 Steals

Fantasy Basketball is all about outsmarting your opponents, and much of that is done through grabbing the unfound star in free agency. Here’s our best way to do that in Week 18. Note: All OWN%’s come from ESPN Fantasy Leagues. Point Guard: PHI- Isaiah Canaan (14.7%) The Sixers aren’t looking to win anything anytime soon, […]

Nets Acquire Thaddeus Young For Kevin Garnett: Grade the Trade

Grade the Trade: Nets acquire Thaddeus Young. Ryan Carbain: B+. Young represents precisely the type of player the Nets need: athletic, defensive-minded, with the range and passing to play alongside Plumlee and Lopez. But, make no mistake, the Nets will miss Kevin Garnett. He was unquestionably the team’s best defender, rebounder, and critical to holding […]

Here’s Mason Plumlee’s Dunks From The NBA Slam Dunk Contest

Hey, so here’s both of Mason Plumlee’s dunks Saturday night in the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest. The first was assisted on by fellow Duke alumnus Kyrie Irving, who threw the ball off the side of the backboard to Plumlee, who pulled it under and around the rim for a reverse slam. It came with a […]