How’d We Get Here: K.J. McDaniels

How’d We Get Here: K.J. McDaniels Last Thursday, the Brooklyn Nets acquired K.J. McDaniels in a trade with the Houston Rockets. McDaniels was acquired at essentially no long-term cost, with the Nets giving up the minimum cash consideration, $75,000, for the third-year swingman. On the surface, this trade may not look like much as, on the […]

Woj: Nets acquire K.J. McDaniels from the Rockets

The Brooklyn Nets have acquired K.J. McDaniels from the Houston Rockets, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reports. Houston has traded K.J. McDaniels to the Brooklyn Nets, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) February 23, 2017 As of now, it’s unsure if the Nets sent anything back — Randy Foye, Luis Scola, etc — but Wojnarowski […]

Dismal Nets host red-hot Heat

Opponent: Miami Heat Time: 7:30 Location: Barclays Center TV: YES Network Radio: WFAN The Miami Heat and Brooklyn Nets were, at one point, tumbling along at the same pace in the Eastern Conference standings, and the former’s 9-19 record was marginally better than Brooklyn’s 7-19 mark. However, that seems like ages ago considering where the Nets are […]

Greenberg: Nets are bad, but they’re playing like a playoff team

Greenberg: Nets are bad, but they’re playing like a playoff team Well, we’re only a few days into 2017, but it isn’t shaping up to be much better than last year. After the Brooklyn Nets threw away 40 good minutes against the Utah Jazz in the blink of an eye, wanting to hibernate until the summertime […]

Nets, Magic face off in matchup between Eastern Conference cellar dwellers

Nets, Magic face off in matchup between Eastern Conference cellar dwellers The Brooklyn Nets picked up a big 107-97 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday to improve their record to 7-17 for the year. Since the Nets have won just 3 of their last 15 contests, it is imperative that Brooklyn continues to build momentum […]

Whitehead no. 8, Atkinson no. 3 in rookie ladders

Whitehead no. 8, Atkinson no. 3 in rookie ladders Well, Jeremy Lin isn’t playing tonight — so there’s got to be something good to read about, right? There is! In two separate rookie rankings, the Brooklyn Nets have made their presence known through point guard Isaiah Whitehead and head coach Kenny Atkinson. Although the Nets […]

Jeremy Lin returns as Nets battle James Harden and the Houston Rockets

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Opponent: Houston Rockets Time: 8:00 PM EST Location: Toyota Center Watch: YES Network Listen: WCBS 880 AM He’s back! It’s not quite Michael Jordan wearing number 45 on his back but the Brooklyn Nets key free agent signing has returned. Point guard Jeremy Lin will play tonight against the 17-7 Houston Rockets, which should be […]

Nets look for semblance of hope against the lowly Denver Nuggets

Nets look for semblance of hope against the lowly Denver Nuggets The Brooklyn Nets fell to 5-15 on the season after faltering late against the Washington Wizards on Monday, despite a good effort from Brook Lopez, Trevor Booker, and Bojan Bogdanovic. Of course, the defeat meant their third-straight loss in a row and that they’re are […]

Woj: Rockets match offer sheet to Motiejunas

The Houston Rockets have matched the Brooklyn Nets’ 4-year, 37 million offer sheet to restricted free agent Donatas Motiejunas, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reports. Houston has matched Brooklyn's offer sheet and retained Donatas Motiejunas, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) December 5, 2016 On Friday, the Lithuaninan big man signed a 4 year/$37 million dollar sheet, […]

Nets take on Wizards, Caris LeVert to make his NBA debut

Caris LeVert

Opponent: Washington Wizards Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Barclays Center Watch: YES Network Listen: WCBS 880 AM This could be a big day for Brooklyn Nets fans — and, perhaps surprisingly, it has nothing to do with wins or losses tonight. Later on, of course, the Nets will find out if the Houston Rockets will match […]

Woj: Nets meet with Donatas Motiejunas, consider signing him to offer sheet

UPDATE: The Brooklyn Nets announced Friday night that they’ve signed Donatas Motiejunas to an offer sheet. The European Hoops writer David Pick says the sheet is worth $37 million dollars over four years, two of them guaranteed. Brooklyn signed RFA Donatas Motiejunas to four-year $37 million deal, according to source. Houston has till Monday to […]

Straining Issues: The Problem With Jeremy Lin’s Hamstring

Straining Issues: The Problem With Jeremy Lin’s Hamstring First and foremost, the Brooklyn Nets dearly miss Jeremy Lin, that much is clear. The summer starlet will miss his eighth-straight game this afternoon, officially spilling over the initial two-week prognosis he was given after straining his hamstring on November 2nd against the Detroit Pistons. Understandably, supporters have […]