HIGHLIGHT: Paul Pierce does the Rajon Rondo

HIGHLIGHT: Paul Pierce does the Rajon Rondo

Paul Pierce left the Boston Celtics this summer after sixteen years with the franchise, the last seven with mercurial but sorcerous point guard Rajon Rondo. Rondo’s known for a variety of moves and abilities, but likely none more common than his famous fake, palming the ball behind his back as a fake to shift the […]

5 Predictions for Nets Draft Day 2013

The magical day is finally upon us: the 2013 NBA Draft kicks off at Barclays Center tonight at 7 P.M. The Brooklyn Nets currently hold the 22nd pick in the draft, but having one pick has never stopped them from drafting more than one player. Here are five predictions for tonight’s draft. All predictions down […]

P.J. Carlesimo playfully mocks Mark Cuban

Kings Nets Basketball

The Brooklyn Nets and Dallas Mavericks have one of the more awkwardly formed rivalries in basketball: the two only play twice per year, but are connected at the free agency hip because of Deron Williams’s decision to spurn Dallas and re-sign with Brooklyn for a maximum five years and $98 million. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark […]

Nets 113, Mavericks 96: Shot Charts, Mark Cuban’s Struggle Face, & Takeaways

MCSF

Check out the advanced box score from last night’s 113-96 Nets victory over the Mavericks here. A few takeaways from last night’s game: First and foremost: Check out these two shot charts. Pretty similar, right? The first is Lopez’s shot chart in his game last season in Dallas, when he put up 38 points in […]

“@mcuban good call not signing deron, lol jk. Love, #nets fans”: Twittering Another Road Blowout

“@mcuban good call not signing deron, lol jk. Love, #nets fans”: Twittering Another Road Blowout

Warm-Ups Pretty good little spring break so far. Time for Nets/Mavs. Look for me behind Mavs basket. twitter.com/GeoffGiauque/s… — Geoff Giauque (@GeoffGiauque) March 20, 2013 Time to thwart the #Mavs. Show @mcuban why @deronwilliams chose the #Nets! #LetsGoNets #BKN #BKNvsDAL — Justin Steinman (@JutSteinman) March 20, 2013 Mavs gonna beat them bums known as the […]

Video: Vince Carter Is Playfully Mad At How Good Brook Lopez Is

Video: Vince Carter Is Playfully Mad At How Good Brook Lopez Is

After the Brooklyn Nets downed the Dallas Mavericks 113-96, led by Brook Lopez’s 38 points and 11 rebounds, Brook Lopez earned the coveted “lean down to try to hear what YES Network sideline reporter Sarah Kustok is asking after the game” award. Vince Carter, recognizing Lopez’s greatness, couldn’t let him make it easy. Watch: