Nets-Warriors, just like a car crash you can’t look away from

Opponent: Golden State Warriors Time: 7:30PM EST Location: Barclays Center Watch:YES Network Listen: WFAN 101.9 FM, 660AM  So this is, objectively, The Brooklyn Game’s preview for the game between the Nets and Golden State Warriors tonight — but what is it, really? What are we? What separates us and the machines? Does this basketball game matter at all? […]

The Glue Guys: Nets Free Agency Preview

The Glue Guys take a look at the realistic free agent scenarios for the Nets, whether Rondo/Lin/Anyone Else will be their PG, and if the Al Horford flirtations are being reciprocated. (40:30) News Around the League: Where does Kevin Durant end up, if Wade leaves where would he go, and whether it’s smart for Golden […]

The Right Way of Building the Nets

They say you can’t rebuild here, as New Yorkers demand instant results and a winner. They don’t have the patience to endure a potentially long and painful process. It’s not that they want it now, but yesterday. This misconception has been plaguing New York sports teams for what seems like an eternity. It’s a big […]

Gerald Wallace: Would You Do It Over?

This week, we’re looking back at the series of major decisions that led to the current state of the Nets, and asking you: if you could go back, would you do it again?

These will come in (mostly) reverse chronological order. Today, we continue with the Nets deciding to trade for Gerald Wallace, and re-sign him to a four-year deal worth $40 million.

The Morning After: Nets Lose Big At The Bank

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Crunch Time Loss: Warriors 93, Nets 86 (GAME GRADES)

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How would you grade the players? The Brooklyn Nets CENTER The Nets stumbled out of the gate in both halves, but some strong play from their reserves kept this close throughout. Some terrible crunch-time decision making led to a banked-in Stephen Curry 3 and two Nets turnovers, and the Nets dropped this one. Overall, not […]

Better Know: Golden State Warriors

Today’s installment of Better Know An Opponent focuses on the Golden State Warriors. Let’s take a look.

The BK Playoff Game: Carmelo’s Historical Heroball

Each day that there’s a playoff game, we’ll have three things to watch in the NBA playoffs. Each note will be accompanied by a contest. We’ll announce winners after each round. Here’s today’s three things to watch: 1) Indiana doing it again. The Pacers now have a 2-1 lead over the Knicks in the second […]

Stein: Nets wouldn’t have taken Damian Lillard with Gerald Wallace pick

One year and one day ago, the Brooklyn Nets traded flotsam plus their 2012 first round pick (top-three protected) to the Portland Trail Blazers for Gerald Wallace. It was both lauded as a win-now move to help retain Deron Williams and a foolhardy, short-sighted decision by a franchise desperately seeking to … retain Deron Williams. […]