Sportando: Sergey Karasev won’t return to Brooklyn

Orlando Magic forward Jason Smith (14) goes up for a shot in front of Brooklyn Nets guard Sergey Karasev (10), of Russia, during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Orlando, Fla., Tuesday, March 29, 2016. The Magic won 139-105. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Vasily Karasev, Sergey’s father, has no idea what’s next for his son, but it won’t be with the Brooklyn Nets, reports Sportando. Vasily Karasev on his son's future: 'One thing is for sure, Sergey will leave Brooklyn' https://t.co/n2xysXJL1l — Sportando (@Sportando) May 24, 2016 Sergey Karasev became an unrestricted free agent for this summer after Brooklyn […]

Begley: Nets to work out Anthony Bennett

Toronto Raptors forward Anthony Bennett (15) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

During this week’s veteran mini-camp, the Brooklyn Nets will work out Anthony Bennett, reports ESPN’s Ian Begley. Bennett was the no. 1 selection in the 2013 draft, but struggled to adapt to the bigger, stronger, and faster professional game. The former UNLV standout averaged 4.2 points and 3.0 rebounds during his rookie season with the Cleveland […]

Nets announce introductory press conference for Kenny Atkinson

Kenny Atkinson (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, file)

The Brooklyn Nets have announced that they will introduce new head coach Kenny Atkinson at a press conference on Monday. Since the Nets officially signed Atkinson on April 17th, they’ve had to wait for the Atlanta Hawks’ season to end. With the Hawks falling to the Cleveland Cavaliers in four games on Sunday, Atkinson will finally […]

Nets add cap and contract specialist, scouts to front office

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The Brooklyn Nets have announced the hiring of five new front office additions — including a cap and contract specialist, a strategic planning coordinator, and a couple of scouts. On the heels of signing Kenny Atkinson, the Atlanta Hawks’ current assistant coach, general manager Sean Marks continues to build out the evolving organization. You can read […]

Long Island Nets to unveil uniforms, branding on March 24

The logo for the Springfield Armor, the last D-League team affiliated with Brooklyn. (AP)

The Long Island Nets, the Nets’ D-League affiliate starting next season, will debut their new uniform and logo Thursday, March 24, in a press conference before the Nets take on the Cleveland Cavaliers. Nets general manager Sean Marks will be on hand, as will CEO of Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment Brett Yormark and NBA Development […]

Nets to sign Henry Sims to ten-day contract

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The Brooklyn Nets plan to use their last roster spot to sign forward/center Henry Sims to a ten-day contract, Sims’s agency Impact Sports Management confirmed on Twitter. Sims currently plays in the D-League for the Grand Rapids Drive. We can confirm. https://t.co/c5gelpJLh0 — Impact Sports Mgmt. (@ImpactSportsBB) March 15, 2016 The contract was first reported […]

Nets name Trajan Langdon Assistant General Manager

Trajan Langdon as a player for CSKA Moscow (front). Ettore Messina is at right. (AP)

Nets general manager Sean Marks has made his first front office hire, picking up Trajan Langdon to serve as his assistant general manager, the Nets announced Tuesday morning. Langdon, a native Alaskan and former NCAA, NBA and European basketball player, leaves his job as director of player administration and basketball operations for the Cleveland Cavaliers, […]

Nets & Islanders Prepare To March Through Final Full Month of Season

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Brought to you by TiqIq. The Brooklyn Nets, winners of two straight road contests, will continue their trek through the Western Conference during the early parts of March before returning home for five home games in March. Brooklyn’s playoff aspirations have disappeared, but its March slate features exciting home games against the Cleveland Cavaliers and […]