7 Keys to Game 7: The plantar, the big man, the tandem, the leprechaun and more

Deron Williams, Jimmy Butler

No one said it better than John Schuhmann: tonight’s Game 7 is a “referendum” on all things Brooklyn and all things Nets. In their first playoff series in the borough, the Nets have a chance to win a Game 7 at home for the first time in Brooklyn history — and that includes the Dodgers. […]

Gerald Wallace is starting a 30-and-over only league this summer to “have something to do”

Gerald Wallace

SLAM Online’s Adam Figman sat down with Brooklyn Nets forward Gerald Wallace and talked to him about all sorts of things, including his hometown Childesburg (“It’s mostly family-oriented. Everyone knows everyone”), his relationship with New York City (“I don’t go into the city, period”), his life after basketball (“I really don’t think about it”), and […]

P.J. makes it clear: “Gerald’s gotta play”

Gerald Wallace

If there were any doubts about Gerald Wallace’s rotation spot, Brooklyn Nets interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo cleared them up quickly after Monday night’s 106-101 victory over the Washington Wizards. “Gerald’s gotta play,” Carlesimo stressed. Following Sunday’s loss to the Toronto Raptors, the Brooklyn Nets locked themselves into the fourth seed of the playoffs, and […]

Rebuilding Gerald Wallace

Gerald Wallace's confidence is gone. How can we rebuild him? (AP)

Brooklyn Nets forward Gerald Wallace hasn’t had the best couple months offensively. His shooting percentages after the All-Star break are paltry — 33% from the field, 14% from beyond the arc — and it’s led to Wallace shutting down his own offense. He’s attempted just five shots over 72 minutes in his last three games, […]

Gerald Wallace: “My confidence is totally gone”

Gerald Wallace

In an interview with Tim Bontemps of the New York Post, Brooklyn Nets forward Gerald Wallace admits that his confidence is totally gone, and that he feels he’s lost the confidence of his teammates and coaching staff. “My confidence is totally gone,” Wallace said in his interview with the Post, posted this morning. “I’m just […]