TBG Player Previews 2016-2017: Trevor Booker

Trevor Booker

Trevor Booker, power forward 2015-2016: 20.7 MPG, 5.9 PPG, .490 FG%, 5.7 RPG, 1.1 APG, 0.7 SPG, 0.5 BPG, 1.0 TOV, 79 G Who is Trevor Booker? Trevor Booker is a 6’8 power forward that functions as a more souped-up version of Reggie Evans and he immediately joins the Brooklyn Nets as one of the […]

Nine Thoughts To Keep Your Spirits Up Heading Into The 2016-17 Nets Season

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Nine Thoughts To Keep Your Spirits Up Heading Into The 2016-17 Nets Season The opening of NBA training camp is nigh and with it comes a fresh set of expectations… and when it comes to the Brooklyn Nets, who have a total of, er, five holdover players from last year, ‘fresh’ is certainly the operative […]

Pick: Nets sign Allen Crabbe to 4-year offer sheet, Portland will not match

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Update: Sam Amick of USA Today has said that reports of the offer sheet are premature. So, for now, we wait: The reported Allen Crabbe offer sheet agreement with Brooklyn is being refuted. He has meetings coming on the 5th, I'm told. — Sam Amick (@sam_amick) July 3, 2016 Update 2: Marc Spears from ESPN […]

Around The Nets: 12:01AM, Jay-Z’s plea, Vasily Karasev, and more!

Jay-Z Beyonce Brooklyn Nets Game

For those unfamiliar, Around the ‘Nets is a quick-fire round-up of all your relevant news out of Brooklyn, however, last night marked a special occasion: free agency. As soon as the clock struck midnight, rookie general manager Sean Marks could officially start chatting with players. Although the Nets have made no real moves yet, plenty of […]

Report: NBA, Adam Silver forces Celtics to return Nets’ draft picks from 2013 blockbuster

Jason Terry (right), with Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce. (AP)

In a stunning turn of events, commissioner Adam Silver has mandated that the Boston Celtics return their draft picks to the Brooklyn Nets, a source reports. In case you’ve forgotten, the Nets traded their 2014, 2016, and 2018 picks to the Celtics in a 2013 draft day blockbuster that brought them Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, […]

The Glue Guys: NBA Trade Deadline Special


Trade Deadline Special! Starts with what should be the Nets plan for the deadline, (12:30) the benefits of Dwight Howard, (26:30) News Around the League: Will a BIG trade happen, how Carmelo Anthony would fit on Cleveland, and the trades we want to see happen. And a quick note, Brian and I recorded this episode […]

How Valuable Is Brook Lopez?


A discussion.

The Glue Guys: What Would You Pay To Bring Kevin Durant To The Nets?


The Glue Guys start with how much would you personally pay, hard cash from your own pocket, to make Kevin Durant a Net, (13:50) the Nets GM search, and (15:30) Dwight Howard Nearly-A-Net. (27:45) News around the League: the ripple effect of Blake Griffin’s punch, David Blatt’s firing and the mythology surrounding Kristaps Porzingis grows […]

J.J. Redick On The Flight That Kept Dwight Howard From The Nets


For about nine months in 2012, it seemed inevitable that Dwight Howard would team up with Deron Williams on the Brooklyn Nets. With dozens of trade packages, possibly illegal meetings, and various rumors of will-he-won’t-he, the “Dwightmare” finally came to an end (mostly) at the trade deadline in 2011, when Howard flip-flopped one last time, […]

The Glue Guys: Bargnani Bombs Away


The Glue Guys look at the disappointing loss against the Orlando Magic and what Andrea Bargnani’s role should be going forward. (30:15) News Around the League: Kyrie Irving nears his return, Dwight Howard’s unhappiness in Houston, and Krist-Melo’s relationship. (44:30) Killer Komparison: Ultimate Star Wars Starting Five. Subscribe on iTunes, click here

Hassan Whiteside leads stingy Heat defense into Brooklyn


Consistency has become elusive for the Brooklyn Nets (7-17) lately after another lackluster performance against the Orlando Magic on Monday night. Done in by poor shooting (38.8 percent), sloppy play (17 turnovers), and non-existent defense (53.9 percent shooting from the Magic), the Nets inevitably fell 105-82 after being outscored 53-37 in the second half. On […]

Eight Points: On The Nets’ 106-98 Win Over The Houston Rockets

The Nets celebrated their first victory Wednesday night. (AP)

There are close to seven billion people on our planet Earth, and I’m willing to bet that less than half of you tuned in for Wednesday night’s Brooklyn Nets-Houston Rockets contest. The Nets, after all, had yet to win a game, and they faced a much more talented foe on the road. It seemed like […]