D-Will, Lopez and Joe Johnson on the trade block??

Seven: In the first quarter, Joe Johnson practiced what he preached after calling out the team’s “selfish” play, but in the fourth quarter, hero ball took over. With less than 6 minutes left, Joe Johnson devolved into Iso-Joe scoring only four points on seven isolation possessions. Around the two-minute mark, Johnson all but sealed the Nets' fate with a particularly ugly turnover – attacking the teeth of the Suns defense while ignoring a wide-open Mirza Teletovic in the corner.

ESPN’s Marc Stein and Ohm Youngmisuk report that The Nets have begun exploring trade possibilities for its core of Deron Williams, Brook Lopez and Joe Johnson. No trade is imminent, but sources insist that The Nets remain in a “win-now mentality” and the front office isn’t seeking a trade “to dump salary.” Brooklyn’s desire, according […]

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Joe Johnson on Twitter Height: 6’7″ Weight: 240 lbs. Date of Birth: June 29, 1981 Years Pro: 13 Before NBA: University of Arkansas Drafted: 10th overall, 2001 NBA Draft Nickname: Joe Jesus, Joe Cool, Armadillo Cowboy – Full Stats – Joe Johnson is the only Brooklyn Net that matters at this point. He’s really the […]

What if Deron Williams and Joe Johnson Had At Least Played Average?

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With all the attention on LeBron James’ dominant 49-point performance in Game 4 that led the Miami Heat to a 102-96 victory, it’s easy to lose sight of everything else. But one thing caught our eye: Joe Johnson and Deron Williams’s offensive output not only didn’t rise to some playoff-worthy output, it didn’t even rise […]

The Morning After: Time to Get Serious?

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  What had happened was: The Nets cast aside their usual uniforms and instead collectively donned a massive white flag in the final game of the regular season, which they lost 114-85 to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The game mercifully brought to an end a streak of uninspired, boring basketball the Nets largely played over the […]