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. […]

Pundits zero in on Evans & Wallace, while the youngsters complain about their roles

by brooklyn ringo via Instagram

Let’s just say today has not been the best day for the Brooklyn Nets and their fans. After watching their team shoot 34.6% from the field on Thursday night in a 79-76 loss at the hands of the defensive minded Chicago Bulls, many writers, fans, and analysts have tried to figure out what is wrong […]

Video: Gerald Wallace dunks on back-to-back plays

Video: Gerald Wallace dunks on back-to-back plays

#CRASHBACKTOBACK Brooklyn Nets forward Gerald Wallace, he of the 1.8 points per game average in April, threw down dunks on back-to-back plays in the first quarter of the team’s final regular season game against the Detroit Pistons: the first an alley-oop off a Deron Williams lob, and the second he created himself.

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 […]

Nets named NBA’s floppiest team by SI

Gerald Wallace, Reggie Evans, Tyler Hansbrough

It isn’t NBA awards season yet, but the Nets are already accumulating accolades. In honor of the NBA’s new anti-flopping policy instituted last October,  SI’s Ben Golliver handed out his “flopping centric year-end awards,” or “Floppies.” As a team, the Brooklyn Nets won “Floppers of the Year.” Here’s what he had to say:

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, […]