Nets begin long road trip against the scorching Blazers

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Opponent: Portland Trail Blazers Location: Moda Center (Portland) Time: 10:00 PM EDT Watch: YES Network, Fox Sports GO app It’s that time of year again! The circus has made its way to Brooklyn, and now the Nets will make a 20-day, nine-game road trip around the country. The Nets (15-41) ran into a hot Charlotte […]

Nets court ranked league’s best by SI

The Brooklyn Nets Barclays Center baseline.

Hey, at least something’s nice to look at at Barclays Center. Sports Illustrated took their hand at ranking the visual aesthetics of all 30 NBA basketball courts, and lo and behold, the Brooklyn Nets’ court ended up atop their list, thanks to the originality of the herringbone wood design and old subway station-style lettering on […]

LeBron James’s Nemesis Mr. Whammy Will Have 2,000 Whammy Backups Tonight

LeBron James’s Nemesis Mr. Whammy Will Have 2,000 Whammy Backups Tonight

Not only is JetBlue the Official Airline of the Brooklyn Nets, but on 01.20.16, we’re the official sponsor of their biggest fan. #GoWhammy Posted by JetBlue Airways on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 When LeBron James shoots free throws tonight, he’ll have to knock them down against as many as 2,001 Mr. Whammy hexes. From watching Nets […]

Nets-Warriors Final Notes: Joe Johnson Frustrated

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Some last notes about the Nets’ 114-98 loss to the Golden State Warriors. Check out Game Grades here. For photos, check out the Game Gallery. Some great photos in there. — Following your average NBA game, there is a pattern among the players with media availability. One player routinely speaks first, and the cycle runs […]

No word on severity of Rondae Hollis-Jefferson’s ankle injury

One of the few bright spots in a dismal early Nets season has been rookie Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, who has energized the team’s starting lineup with his activity and defensive aggression. According to ESPN’s “Real Plus-Minus” statistic, Hollis-Jefferson has been the most impactful shooting guard in the NBA on the defensive end by a significant margin. […]

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson OUT vs. Warriors

The Nets were already big underdogs going into Sunday’s game, but it just got a bit harder. Rondae Hollis-Jefferson will sit out against the Golden State Warriors after spraining his right ankle in team practice Saturday afternoon. Hollis-Jefferson had made 14 consecutive starts before spraining the ankle, which also gave him problems in preseason. As […]

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson sprains ankle

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Nets rookie guard Rondae Hollis-Jefferson sprained his right ankle during the team’s practice Saturday, the team announced, leaving his status for Sunday night’s game against the Golden State Warriors in doubt. The right ankle is the same ankle Hollis-Jefferson sprained during preseason on October 10th. Hollis-Jefferson has started the last 14 games for the Nets, […]

The Nets are shooting threes like it’s 1987

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NEW YORK, NY. — If good things come in threes, it shouldn’t surprise you that the Nets are 5-14. The cross-borough New York Knicks took down the Brooklyn Nets Friday night 108-91, laying to rest any talk of a regional rivalry after only 12 minutes. The Knicks made seven of nine three-pointers to close the […]