The Mavericks snatched the Nets’ Guinness World Record for biggest game of Knockout

Carmelo Anthony leading a game of knockout in 2011. (AP)

First they came for Deron Williams. Now it’s their Guinness World Record. Last season, the Nets held an open practice promising a friendly game of “Knockout” at the end, hoping to set a Guinness World Record for the largest game of Knockout ever. They did, beating the old record of 581 by getting over 600 […]

Shane Larkin fires back at Phil Jackson’s “tiny hands” comment

Shane Larkin (AP)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — After Phil Jackson criticized his hands, Shane Larkin responded by pointing his fingers. Earlier this summer, Jackson said to Charley Rosen that Larkin, who was under contract with the New York Knicks at the time, would likely not return on another contract. “Shane mainly wants to get his shot off a […]

Pencil in Jarrett Jack as the starting PG this season — but don’t write it in pen


Jarrett Jack is the team’s opening night starter, barring a drastic change. But Nets coach Lionel Hollins wouldn’t commit to Jack starting throughout the season, or even beyond the first phase of the season, saying it would depend on how well the players fit together. “Right now we’re just trying to build our group, build […]

Top 10 Nets Games You Should Go To, Ranked


The NBA season schedule is out, which means it’s time to mark your calendar for Nets nights. Here’s one crack at a top 10 list. The criteria, in no particular order: overall quality of opponent, interesting or fascinating players, returning Nets, scarcity of games (the Warriors coming once means more than the Cavaliers coming twice), […]

Around the ‘Nets: What’s Next With Offseason Winding Down?

The Nets' Summer League time is over. (AP)

First and foremost: apologies for the lack of updates in the last week. The Brooklyn Game has been in the midst of some off-site stuff. We’ll try to get you caught up today. Here’s what’s happened in the last week or so around the ‘Nets: Nets majority owner Mikhail Prokhorov, who has flirted with selling […]

Nets officially request waivers on Deron Williams

Deron Williams (AP)

The Nets have officially waived point guard Deron Williams, the team announced today. The move was first reported yesterday by David Aldridge of “I would like to thank Deron for everything he gave the organization over the past 4 ½ years,” Nets general manager Billy King said in a prepared statement. “I would like […]

Deron Williams seeking buyout from Nets so he can join Dallas Mavericks: Report

Deron Williams (AP)

Deron Williams is reportedly seeking a buyout from his contract with the Nets with the hopes of joining his hometown Dallas Mavericks, according to a report from Marc Stein of “It’s 60 to 70 percent that [Williams] winds up in Dallas,” one source told The positives to a buyout are crystal clear. Cutting […]

Let’s Remember The Times Mirza Teletovic Was Awesome


Nets forward Mirza Teletovic became former Nets forward Mirza Teletovic today, after reports that the 6’9″ shooting forward signed a one-year deal with the Phoenix Suns. Teletovic suited up for the Brooklyn Nets in 165 games, more than any player except Deron Williams & Joe Johnson, and left his fair share of memories. So let’s […]