NBA Predictions: MVP, DPOY, Finals Picks, & More


TBG goes around the horn to predict the NBA season.

Markel Brown: “My goal is… to be able to handle the point guard spot”

Markel Brown wakes up the crowd with a throwdown

Considering the expectations, 44th overall pick Markel Brown had a solid first season in Brooklyn, sneaking into the starting lineup after the All-Star Break. He showed off a nose for on-ball defense, most notably bothering James Harden into an off shooting night in one of his first career starts. He rose up for the team’s […]

Lopez receives one All-NBA Third Team vote

The NBA has released the full voting for their three All-NBA teams and Brook Lopez was rewarded with a third team vote. Lopez started the season slow under Lionel Hollins, but came on strong at the end to lead Brooklyn to the eighth and final playoff spot. After back-to-back Player of the Week Awards, a few thirty-point […]

James Harden High-Fives Referee For No Apparent Reason

JAMES HARDEN: What? That wasn’t a foul. REF: Yes, you fouled him. Caught him on the hand. *holds out hand* HARDEN: *has already forgotten the foul* Good job, team! *high-fives ref* James Harden has long had a reputation as a confused, lackadaisical defender. That reputation has changed this season, in a year where Harden has […]

Bojan Bogdanovic Wishes He Could Be More Aggressive

It’s been a season of adjustment for Nets rookie Bojan Bogdanovic. A longer three-point line. The new feel of the NBA basketball. The natural adjustment that comes with a 25-year-old moving overseas to a new climate and culture for a high-pressure, high-travel job. Even right down to a mid-season bench role on basketball’s biggest stage. […]

Kevin Garnett’s Ejection, Mason Plumlee’s Career Night Not Enough For Nets

Good morning! The Nets lost it all: the game, their cool, the coolness factor. Here’s how: What happened: The Brooklyn Nets played toe-to-toe with the Houston Rockets following Kevin Garnett’s ejection for head-butting Dwight Howard, but fell apart in the second half, eventually losing 113-99. Where they stand: The Nets are now 16-22 after the […]

Brook Lopez Trade Ideas


The Brooklyn Nets might look to trade their “Big 3” of Deron Williams, Joe Johnson, and Brook Lopez, according to a report from Marc Stein of ESPN. But what might that mean for the Nets? Here’s our top trade ideas — and yours. Top trade: none. I’ll be honest: none of the Brook Lopez trade […]

Jarrett Jack on Twitter Height: 6’3″ Weight: 200 lbs. Date of Birth: October 28, 1983 Years Pro: 9 Before NBA: Georgia Institute of Technology Drafted: 22nd overall, 2005 NBA Draft – Full Stats – If you want Jarrett Jack to replace Shaun Livingston’s contributions to the team as a combo guard last year; prepare to […]