Woj: Nets trade Thaddeus Young to the Indiana Pacers for 20th overall pick

Thaddeus Young projects to have the Nets' highest WAR next season. (AP)

Update: The Nets have traded Thaddeus Young to the Indiana Pacers for the 20th pick in the draft. Brooklyn has traded forward Thad Young to the Indiana Pacers for the 20th pick and a future 2nd rounder, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) June 23, 2016 Along with the news of Young’s departure, […]

Brooklyn Nets: Then and Now

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Did you know Brook (and his twin, Robin) played baseball when they were little? Did you know¬†Tony Brown was a Nets player before he was coach? Here are some past and present photos of your Brooklyn Nets! Ed. Note: Originally posted November 27, 2014. Updated Mar. 18, 2015 to include Nets Thaddeus Young, Bojan Bogdanovic, […]

What is the “market value” of these Nets on the floor?

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One of the quirks about following the Nets, from either a casual distance or with intense focus, is that you haven’t had to think much about market value. If the player was good, they paid for him. If he wasn’t good, well, they might have paid for him anyway. The money side was simple, even […]

Report: Nets Opening D-League Team in Brooklyn in 2016

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Since cutting ties with the Springfield Armor after the 2013-14 season, the Nets have been one of the few teams without a direct affiliation to a D-League team. They have spoken about the future in coded terms: back in June, Nets CEO Brett Yormark said in a letter to season ticket holders that they would […]

Phoenix Suns sign Cory Jefferson to training camp deal

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On to the next.. — Cory Jefferson (@CoryJay34) August 25, 2015 2014’s “Mr. Irrelevant” (earned by being the last pick in the NBA Draft) and former Nets forward Cory Jefferson signed a training camp deal with the Phoenix Suns, according to the Arizona Republic. Jefferson never cracked a spot in the Nets rotation, playing just […]

Nets trade Steve Blake for 22-year-old Quincy Miller

Quincy Miller (AP)

The Nets traded recently acquired point guard Steve Blake to the Detroit Pistons for the rights to forward Quincy Miller, the team announced Monday night. Miller, a former second-round pick, is another low-risk, young (22 years old) pickup who has yet to find his NBA niche. He was cut after two seasons in Denver and […]

Nets waive Cory Jefferson

Cory Jefferson

The Brooklyn Nets waived forward Cory Jefferson, the team announced today. The team drafted the 24-year-old Jefferson 60th overall in the 2014 NBA Draft, purchasing the pick from the San Antonio Spurs. He played in 50 games (one start), averaging 3.7 points and 2.9 rebounds in 10.6 minutes per game. He was set to earn […]

Nets sign free agent forward Willie Reed

Willie Reed with the Nets in preseason 2014. (AP)

The Brooklyn Nets have signed free agent big man Willie Reed to a partially guaranteed one-year deal, according to Shams Charania of RealGM. Free agent Willie Reed has reached agreement with the Brooklyn Nets on a one-year deal, mostly guaranteed, league sources tell RealGM. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 9, 2015 The guarantee is reportedly […]

New luxury tax good news for Nets

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The NBA’s luxury tax figures for the 2015-16 season following the league’s official audit came in well higher than expected, and the Nets now have a little more wiggle room to fit under it. The most recent projections for the cap and luxury tax sent out to NBA teams in April were set at $67.1 […]

TBG Offseason Mailbag! Nets Trades, Playoff Wishes, Snacks, The Durant Chase, & More

Good snack. (AP)

Answering all your pertinent Brooklyn Nets, free agency, future, and food questions.

Nets drop third straight Summer League game

P.J. Hairston helped lead the Hornets past the Nets in Summer League. (AP)

It was an ugly Summer League game, which is kind of like saying it was a regular Summer League game. But the Brooklyn Nets have still yet to pull out a victory in this offseason’s Orlando Summer League, dropping a third straight contest by a score of 64-55, this one to the Charlotte Hornets. The […]