Sean Marks: The First 367 Days

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Sean Marks: The First 367 Days Almost one year ago today — February 18th, 2016 — Sean Marks was hired as the Brooklyn Nets’ next general manager. With the Nets, Marks inherited a franchise with possibly the bleakest future in the entire NBA, suffering a draining of assets rarely seen in professional sports. With no […]

Just What Could The Nets Get For Brook Lopez? Part I

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Just What Could The Nets Get For Brook Lopez? Sure, he just got his soul stolen by Larry Nance Jr, but Brook Lopez seems like a good guy. His voice is low, his hair is big, and he’s a massive nerd, literally and figuratively. He looks like a jocular kinda dude on the court; even […]

Nets look to avoid freefall against Crabbe, Plumlee, and the Trail Blazers

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Nets look to avoid freefalling against Crabbe, Plumlee, and the Trail Blazers Opponent: Portland Trail Blazers Time: 3:30 PM Location: Barclays Center Watch: YES Network Listen: WFAN The Brooklyn Nets finally return home after a five-game road trip where they only won one against the Phoenix Suns. Awaiting them at home will be the Portland […]

TBG Player Previews 2016-2017: Caris LeVert

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Who is Caris LeVert? The Brooklyn Nets’ 2016 first round pick is also their foremost man of mystery; thanks to a litany of injuries, LeVert is a riddle wrapped in an enigma swaddled in a walking boot. In June, the Nets swapped power forward Thaddeus Young for the pick that they’d reach at LeVert on, who, […]

The Best of Devin Kharpertian

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The Best of Devin Kharpertian While we’re all dealing with the fact that Devin Kharpertian is officially a free agent — somebody give this man the max! — it’s important to give this human the proper send-off that he deserves. Since The Brooklyn Game launched alongside the Nets’ move to New York in 2012, Devin has […]

It’s Getting Better Here, We Think

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Back on October 31st, I posed this question. Here’s the Nets schedule for tonight & November. By December 1, they will have ___ wins. pic.twitter.com/UopsVYPGCX — devin kharpertian (@uuords) October 31, 2015 It was a spooky one. (Get it? Because Halloween. Please don’t leave.) Most responses fell in the range of 3 to 4 wins. […]

Jarrett Jack Ejected After Flagrant-2 Foul In Preseason (VIDEO)

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Jarrett Jack was ejected from the second quarter of Wednesday’s Brooklyn Nets-Boston Celtics preseason game after being assessed a flagrant-2 foul for lowering his shoulder into Jonas Jerebko on a fast-break opportunity. After a fancy half-spin shook Evan Turner’s defense, Jack turned the ball over at the hands of Jared Sullinger, then barreled shoulder-first into […]

Nets will face depleted Celtics in Wednesday’s preseason game

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It’s just preseason, so wins and losses don’t matter as much as trends and notes. But at least three Boston Celtics guards won’t make the trip to Brooklyn for Wednesday’s preseason game against the Nets: Avery Bradley, rookie Terry Rozier, and Marcus Smart are all expected to sit out, per A. Sherrod Blakely of Comcast […]

Nets Don’t “Stack” Up To Celtics In Blowout Loss

The Celtics racked up 58 points in the paint en route to a dominating win in Brooklyn. (AP)

After the game, everybody talked about “the play.” “They ran that pick-and-roll play down the stretch that gave us a lot of problems,” Deron Williams said. “It’s a good play,” Lionel Hollins said. “They hurt us with it when we played in Boston and they had (Rajon) Rondo. They ran the same play down the […]

Fantasy Basketball: Week 22 Steals

Fantasy Basketball is all about outsmarting your opponents, and much of that is done through grabbing the unfound star in free agency. Here’s our best way to do that in Week 22. Note: All OWN%’s come from ESPN Fantasy Leagues. Point Guard: PHI- Ish Smith (8.8%) Now heading Philly’s tank, the waiver wire addition has […]

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Projected record: 38-44 (10th in East) Head coach: Frank Vogel 2013-14 record: 56-26 2013-14 ORtg: 101.5 (22nd) 2013-14 DRtg: 96.7 (1st) Players in: C.J. Miles, Arinze Onuaku, Chris Singleton, Damjan Rudez, Rodney Stuckey, Shayne Whittington Players out: Rasual Butler, Andrew Bynum, C.J. Fair, Paul George (injury), Lance Stephenson, Evan Turner Projected Starting Lineup: George Hill, […]

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Projected record: 19-63, 15th in East Head coach: Brett Brown 2013-14 record: 19-63 2013-14 ORtg: 96.8 (30th) 2013-14 DRtg: 107.5 (27th) Players in: Keith Bogans, Nemanja Dangubic, Joel Embiid, Pierre Jackson, K.J. McDaniels, Dario Saric Players out: James Anderson, B.J. Mullens, Adonis Thomas Projected Starting Lineup: Michael Carter-Williams, Tony Wroten, Hollis Thompson, Luc Richard Mbah […]