Nets GM interviews expected to begin this week

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With less than two weeks until the trade deadline, the Nets will begin the process of interviewing candidates for their vacant general manager position, according to a report from Mike Mazzeo of ESPN.com. The Nets are expected to interview at least four outside candidates: Bryan Colangelo, the former Toronto Raptors & Phoenix Suns general manager; […]

Report: Nets receive permission to interview Gersson Rosas for GM job

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The Brooklyn Nets have received permission to interview Houston Rockets executive Gersson Rosas for their open general manager position by the Houston Rockets, per Calvin Watkins of ESPN.com. Filed to ESPN: Rockets give Brooklyn permission to interview EVP of BBall operations, Gersson Rosas for vacant GM gig. — Calvin Watkins (@calvinwatkins) February 3, 2016 Rosas […]

Bojan Bogdanovic on Team World for Rising Stars Challenge

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It’s hard to imagine anyone from the Nets headed to Toronto for the All-Star Game, but at least one player will make the trip up for a secondary challenge. Second-year guard Bojan Bogdanovic will join Team World in the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge to be held on Friday night of All-Star Weekend, as the […]

J.J. Redick On The Flight That Kept Dwight Howard From The Nets

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For about nine months in 2012, it seemed inevitable that Dwight Howard would team up with Deron Williams on the Brooklyn Nets. With dozens of trade packages, possibly illegal meetings, and various rumors of will-he-won’t-he, the “Dwightmare” finally came to an end (mostly) at the trade deadline in 2011, when Howard flip-flopped one last time, […]

Nets welcome lowly Sixers on Jewish Heritage Night

The menorah made of basketballs is back. (via Brooklyn Nets)

After getting blown out in two straight games over the weekend, the Nets (6-15) put together a bounce-back performance on Tuesday by beating the Houston Rockets 110-105 at Barclays Center. Brook Lopez led the Nets with 24 points, eight rebounds, and a season-high five blocks and Joe Johnson put forth one of his better games […]

Joe Johnson, Power Forward helps Nets hold victory

Joe Johnson, Power Forward helps Nets hold victory

Maybe every night should be Joe Johnson Bobblehead night. “Nah,” Joe Johnson said after a drawled chuckle, when asked if it was The Bobblehead. “Not even. Not even that.” It’s been a rough start to the season for 34-year-old, seven-time All-Star Joe Johnson. Heading into Tuesday night, Johnson held season averages of 11 points per […]

Thomas Robinson posterizes Clint Capela, turns Markel Brown into Superman

Thomas Robinson posterizes Clint Capela, turns Markel Brown into Superman

The Brooklyn Nets took down the Houston Rockets Tuesday night, 110-105, thanks in part to three 20-point performances from the team’s starting lineup. But perhaps the biggest highlight of the night came from two members of their bench, one who wasn’t even playing. Check out Thomas Robinson throw down a monster slam on Clint Capela, […]

Lionel Hollins: “I don’t try to analyze everything… we are who we are”

Lionel Hollins: “I don’t try to analyze everything… we are who we are”

The Brooklyn Nets are in a state of stasis. The team does not control the rights to a first- or second-round draft pick until 2019, and the team’s front office has said the primary goal is to keep things in place to make a splash during next season’s free agency. But the season itself is […]

Jarrett Jack: “I’m just now fully getting healthy”

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In a dark season, Brooklyn Nets guard Jarrett Jack has emerged as a surprise bright spot in the last two games. In the weekend’s losses to the Sacramento Kings and Golden State Warriors, Jack totaled 49 points, 21 assists, three steals, and just three turnovers, and made up for a crucial late-game eight-second violation against […]

CurryWatch Update: Nets gaining, but still trail Stephen Curry in 3’s made

CurryWatch Update: Nets gaining, but still trail Stephen Curry in 3’s made

Earlier this year The Brooklyn Game introduced Curry/Nets Watch, which tracks Stephen Curry’s season total of three-pointers compared to the Nets. Could one man, albeit the greatest shooter the NBA has ever seen, outshoot an entire team from three-point range? We’re about 10 percent through the season, but so far, the answer is yes. Even […]