After tough loss in Cleveland, Nets return home


Another Nets game, another disappointing loss. This time it was the great LeBron James doing the Nets in with a game-winning floater with just a second left, propelling the Cavaliers to a 90-88 victory Saturday night in Cleveland. Unlike many of their previous losses, the Nets battled for 48 minutes but just could not sink […]

Nets begin roster cuts, waive three players

Quincy Miller (AP)

The Brooklyn Nets have waived Ryan Boatright, Chris Daniels, and Quincy Miller, the team announced today. The team’s roster now stands at 17 players, with two more cuts needed prior to opening night. That leaves Justin Harper, Dahntay Jones, and Donald Sloan fighting for the last spot, barring another move. (Sloan has a small, partial […]

Nets beat Pistons 93-83 in non-televised preseason game


You may not have seen it, but the Brooklyn Nets won their Thursday night preseason game over the Detroit Pistons 93-83 at the Palace at Auburn Hills in Detroit, pushing their preseason record up to a robust 1-1. There was no TV or radio broadcast of the game, but here’s the skinny: Nine Nets players […]

Nets sign Justin Harper to camp deal, fill training camp roster

Justin Harper dunking in Summer League. (AP)

The Brooklyn Nets will have a full flight down to Duke for training camp. The team announced that they’ve signed Justin Harper, a 6’9″ power forward former second-round pick in 2011 by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Harper brings the team’s training camp roster to a full 20 players, once they officially announce the signing of Yanick […]

Around the Nets, where Andrea Bargnani makes a weird face

Around the Nets, where Andrea Bargnani makes a weird face

Here’s the latest Nets news & notes from around the ‘net: The Italian men’s national basketball team, led in part by Brooklyn Nets center Andrea Bargnani picked up a key 89-82 victory over Germany yesterday in FIBA Eurobasket, improving to 3-1 in Group B. (Highlights here.) Though Danilo Gallinari stole the show and Bargnani fouled […]

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 […]

Mirza Teletovic signs deal with Suns: Report

Mirza Teletovic, Derrick Rose

Not long after the Nets rescinded their qualifying offer to Mirza Teletovic, the 6’9″ forward signed a one-year deal with the Phoenix Suns for $5.5 million, according to David Aldridge of Just after the Nets removed the qualifying offer for Mirza Teletovic, he agrees to terms with Phoenix for one year, $5.5M, per sources. […]

Jason Kidd, Bucks to court Brook Lopez in free agency

Brook Lopez & Jason Kidd. (AP)

Title says it all. Via Marc Stein of ESPN: League sources say the Bucks want a proven center in free agency if they can score one, and have pinpointed two kinds of former All-Stars — Dallas’ Tyson Chandler and Brooklyn’s Brook Lopez — as targets for the top of their wish list. This isn’t the […]

Brook Lopez’s agent to join Detroit Pistons front office

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Brook Lopez is in the midst of the biggest multi-tier decision of his career. He has to decide whether or not to opt in or out of the final year of his contract. Then he’ll decide if he’d like to stay in Brooklyn with the Nets, or move elsewhere. On top of that, he needs […]

Nets and Celtics face off in pivotal game in Brooklyn

Figure out this Nets team yet? After losing five straight games, the Nets (29-39) have won four out their last five to put them just a game behind the Charlotte Hornets for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. For a team that has looked beaten and fatigued on numerous occasions in […]

Nets GM Billy King: “It hasn’t been the year we wanted”

Speaking with season ticket holders on a conference call Thursday, Nets GM Billy King & coach Lionel Hollins admitted that it’s been “a trying year,” but still held out hope for the team’s playoff chances. From “I think it’s been a trying year for you guys and all of us,” King said on a […]

How Will the Rest of the 2014-15 NBA Season Play Out?

With just about a month and a half left in the 2014-2015 season, there’s still so much to be decided. Will Cleveland climb into the second seed? Is Washington in free fall? And, most importantly, can the new look Nets drag themselves into the Eastern Conference playoffs? Well, we’ve decided to predict the fates of […]