Amazingly, stunningly, after all that… the Brooklyn Nets are in it. The Indiana Pacers lost to the Memphis Grizzlies 95-83 Wednesday night, finishing with a final record of 38-44. That’s the same record as the Brooklyn Nets after the Nets defeated the Orlando Magic 101-88 earlier in the evening. Since the Nets own the tiebreaker […]

Nets & Hawks a battle of old-school versus new-school in crunch time

In three matchups this season prior to Wednesday night, the Atlanta Hawks outscored the Brooklyn Nets by an average of 22 points per game. So when the Nets staged an improbable fourth-quarter run, turning a 12-point deficit into a one-point lead in under five minutes, fueled by Joe Johnson’s shotmaking and a suddenly raucous Barclays […]

Nets Roundtable: Trades, High Points, Low Points, Dunks!

We’re 51 games into the Nets season at the All-Star Break. Going around the horn on where the Nets stand: High Point: best of the first half: Zach Fisch: The win against the Spurs on December 3rd. The Nets gutted out an overtime win against the defending champs, their first win of the year over […]

Brooklyn Nets face tough task vs. Atlanta Hawks

The Brooklyn Nets (18-26) avoided a tough contest on Monday night due to the threat of inclement weather, skipping their game against the Portland Trail Blazers. But the road only gets harder. Now that the storm has subsided, the team’s next mission lies ahead in Georgia, against the Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta Hawks (37-8) who have […]

Nets Tough Out Win Vs. Spurs

Good morning! The Nets beat the Spurs. Here’s how:

Gregg Popovich Tells Danny Green to “shut the f— up” (VIDEO)

With the San Antonio Spurs down 2 to the Nets in overtime and about six seconds separating the shot clock and game clock, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich didn’t want his players to foul. But Danny Green did, and it sent Popovich off on a tirade caught on YES Network cameras that was, ahem, not for […]

Nets need inspired play to win in San Antonio vs. Spurs

Nets fans collectively exhaled in relief last night after Reggie Jackson’s game-winning shot attempt bounced off the rim as time expired: for the third straight season, the Nets triumphed in Oklahoma City, winning 94-92 against a depleted Thunder team that was equally desperate for a victory. It wasn’t pretty, but they got the job done, […]

Nets snap skid, sweep Thunder in nailbiter

Good morning! Here’s a roundup of what happened last night in Netsland:

One GM thinks Lionel Hollins is the NBA’s best coach

Lionel Hollins

The NBA runs an “Annual GM Survey” before each season, anonymously polling the league’s 30 general managers to get a sense of what the people that run the teams think about their league. For example, 46.2 percent of GM’s think the San Antonio Spurs are due for their first repeat title ever, while 15.4 percent […]


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 […]