As Nets leave Toronto, Raptors glow about Bryan Colangelo

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The Brooklyn Nets entered and left Toronto without a win, a firm head coach, or a general manager. But they might be starting to make progress on at least one of those three things. In the days that have followed that fateful Sunday, in which head coach Lionel Hollins was fired and general manager Billy […]

Brooklyn Nets 2015-2016 Season Preview: How Bad Is It Here?

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The Brooklyn Game’s Official Season Outlook & Prediction For the 2015-16 Brooklyn Nets.

Bojan Bogdanovic Wins Rookie Of The Month Award

Bojan Bogdanovic Wins Rookie Of The Month Award

Brooklyn Nets guard Bojan Bogdanovic was named the Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month for April, the NBA announced today. It was the first time Bogdanovic won the award and the first time a Nets rookie had earned Rookie of the Month honors since Terrence Williams in April 2010. Bogdanovic led all Eastern Conference rookies […]

Nets-Hawks Playoff Preview: Do The Nets Have A Snowball’s Chance In Kyle Korver’s Shooting Hand?

The Nets are the underdogs against Al Horford & the Hawks. (AP)

After a regular season sweep, Lionel Hollins held no illusions. “I don’t think we have any advantages over the Hawks,” Hollins said of his eighth-seeded, 38-44 Brooklyn Nets on a conference call Thursday. “That’s why they’re 60-22 and that’s why we’re where we are.” Sunday afternoon kicks off the third straight year in the playoffs […]

Nets-Hawks Playoff Preview: Do The Nets Have A Snowball’s Chance In Kyle Korver’s Shooting Hand?

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After a regular season sweep, Lionel Hollins held no illusions. “I don’t think we have any advantages over the Hawks,” Hollins said of his eighth-seeded, 38-44 Brooklyn Nets on a conference call Thursday. “That’s why they’re 60-22 and that’s why we’re where we are.” Sunday afternoon kicks off the third straight year in the playoffs […]

What 2016’s Crazy Cap Increase Means For The Nets

With the NBA’s $24 billion TV deal set to begin in 2016, the salary cap will spike. Last week, the players rejected a proposal to “smooth” that increase over several years. The cap is now set to rise from $66 million this summer to between $88 and $92 million in the summer of 2016. What […]

Here’s The Best View Of The Flagrant-2 Foul That Got DeMar DeRozan Ejected

I mean… sheesh, DeMar DeRozan. With the Toronto Raptors losing grip on an embarrassing 109-93 loss to the Brooklyn Nets, DeRozan didn’t even attempt to make a basketball play on a driving Bojan Bogdanovic, lowering his shoulder and knocking him to the ground. DeRozan, obviously, was hit with a flagrant-2 foul and automatically ejected from […]

Tough challenges keep coming as Nets host Toronto Raptors

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The Nets (18-27) played a fluid 48 minutes against the Eastern Conference leading Atlanta Hawks (38-8) on Wednesday, and still could not withstand enough offensive runs in the second half to propel them to victory. A noticeably energized Joe Johnson scored 26 points against his former team, the most he has tallied in over a […]

Nets make first trip to Toronto since… “The Block”

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The Nets (10-13) take on the Atlantic Division-leading Toronto Raptors (19-6) tonight, their first meeting since that thrilling Game 7 in the first round of last year’s playoffs which ended with Paul Pierce blocking Kyle Lowry’s game-winning shot attempt. Since then, both teams have moved in opposite directions. The Nets are coming off a disappointing […]