Stan Van Gundy calls Thaddeus Young-Brandon Jennings rumors “made-up”

Brooklyn Nets' Thaddeus Young (30) drives to the net as Toronto Raptors' Bismack Biyombo (8) and Kyle Lowry (7) defend during first half NBA basketball action in Toronto, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Earlier today, Chris Sheridan of SheridanHoops.com reported that the Brooklyn Nets and Detroit Pistons were considering a potential trade with Thaddeus Young and Brandon Jennings at the center of it. Following the loss of Jarrett Jack last month, Sheridan’s source says that the Nets are determined to replace the guard before free agency begins. However, Jennings will […]

Lionel Hollins Fired; Billy King Resigns As Nets GM

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(AP) In a shocking move, General Manager Billy King has stepped down and Lionel Hollins has been fired, according to a statement from Mikhail Prokhorov & Nets. Although there had been rumblings that Hollins was certainly out over the summer, Prokhorov, who will be in New York tomorrow, could not wait any longer. Hollins finishes with a […]

Markel Brown to start vs. Pistons

We’ve officially reached the “throwing anything at the wall to see what sticks” part of the season, if that wasn’t clear already. Little-used backup Markel Brown, who has not played in six of the last nine games, will make the start tonight against the Detroit Pistons over struggling shooter Bojan Bogdanovic, the team announced. Bogdanovic […]

IT’S HERE: The Lopez brothers Battle in Primetime

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A rivalry may or not be imminent between the Brooklyn Nets (5-13) and New York Knicks (9-10), but there’s certainly a sniff of something as evidence by the national TV broadcast. But while fans are abuzz, the players appear to be over it. “I don’t know if it’s a rivalry amongst the players,” Jarrett Jack […]

Andrea Bargnani OUT vs. New York Knicks Friday (hamstring)

Andrea Bargnani will sit out a second straight game with a tight left hamstring, the Nets announced Thursday, meaning he’ll miss his first chance to face the Knicks since leaving the team this offseason. Bargnani missed most of preseason with tightness in his left hamstring, though he returned in time to play in the first […]

Fearza and the Suns come to Brooklyn

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The Nets’ home stand got off to a good start on Sunday, with a much-needed 87-83 victory over the visiting Detroit Pistons. It was not pretty, but after some tough losses, the elusive win fit the bill just right for the Nets. Head Coach Lionel Hollins summed it up perfectly postgame. “It’s really interesting how […]

After tough loss in Cleveland, Nets return home

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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

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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

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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 […]