BBall Breakdown Podcast: Brooklyn Nets Preview


Check Out Basketball Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with The BBALLBREAKDOWN Podcast on BlogTalkRadio Devin Kharpertian of The Brooklyn Game joined Coach Nick of BBallBreakdown on BlogTalkRadio to talk the Brooklyn Nets. Topics of discussion include: Billy King’s tenure, Lionel Hollins’s coaching, the offensive and defensive philosophy of the team, where Joe Johnson & Brook […]

Mikhail Prokhorov backs Billy King in video mailbag


Mikhail Prokhorov is still in Billy King’s corner. SB Nation’s NetsDaily hosted a mailbag with the Nets owner, in which seven fans asked Prokhorov various questions with no restrictions on topic. Prokhorov responded in earnest to each question, including one about general manager Billy King’s job security. “I bet Billy will be listening to the […]

Nets run out of gas in final preseason game, lose 111-105 against Celtics


In what was supposed to be a quiet finale, having left Thaddeus Young, Brook Lopez, Jarrett Jack, and Joe Johnson in Brooklyn, the Nets took part in an offensive onslaught, didn’t play much defense, and lost to the Boston Celtics by the score of 111-105. Of course, several other Nets were missing through injury so […]

Shorthanded Nets take on shorthanded Celtics in first televised preseason game


The Brooklyn Nets will be on TV in New York for the first time this preseason. YES Network will broadcast the team’s fourth preseason game tonight at 7:30 P.M. EST, as they take on the Boston Celtics. For fans that haven’t attended the games or found other ways to watch, it’ll be the first time […]

538: Ugly Season Lies Ahead For Nets


The Nets’ hopes of making the playoffs lie largely on faith. To believe this team can make the playoffs after losing three key contributors to a team that fell backwards into the final seed hours after their final game, you have to buy into the idea that the team’s improved chemistry without Deron Williams is […]

10 Things We Saw At Barclays Center During Nets-Fenerbahce That You Didn’t Because It Wasn’t Televised


If the Nets fall to a non-NBA team in preseason, and no television cameras or radio announcers broadcast it, did it really happen? Unless you were one of the lucky 6,857 people to sneak into Barclays Center and catch Brooklyn’s inaugural 2015-16 preseason game, you have no idea what anything looked like during the 101-96 […]

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 […]

Around the ‘Nets: Inside Mikhail Prokhorov, who wants Nets to “surprise our doubters”

Mikhail Prokhorov

The latest Nets news and notes from around the ‘nets: So, you may have seen the entire internet caught wind of Mikhail Prokhorov’s Tescao workout yesterday, mostly because it’s hard to imagine any NBA owner doing something similar. Michael Jordan would just try to beat his players on the court. Steve Ballmer would sell them […]

Joe Johnson surprised Deron Williams wanted buyout: “It’s not that bad here”

Johnson & Williams in 2012. (AP)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — After last season ended, Joe Johnson said he expected changes. After a pricy and disappointing 38-44 season, it was only necessary. But he didn’t see it shaking out the way it happened. “I didn’t see that coming — him getting bought out,” Johnson said Monday morning at the team’s Media Day […]