Who will make the last Nets roster spot?


Another preseason has come and gone, and the Nets have decisions to make. The team currently has 14 players on partially or fully guaranteed contracts: Andrea Bargnani, Bojan Bogdanovic, Markel Brown, Wayne Ellington, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, Jarrett Jack, Joe Johnson, Sergey Karasev, Shane Larkin, Brook Lopez, Chris McCullough, Willie Reed, Thomas Robinson, and Thaddeus Young. An […]

Nets Playoff Positioning Takes Blow In Big Loss

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What happened: The Nets fell apart in the second half against the Milwaukee Bucks, falling 96-73 at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee. Where they stand: At 37-43, the Nets look destined for eighth. After the Boston Celtics dominated a Cleveland Cavaliers team resting four starters, the Nets are now one game behind the Celtics for […]

Andrei Kirilenko’s New Team: CSKA Moscow


For the second time in a week, a former Nets forward will end his career where it started. Andrei Kirilenko, who was traded by the Nets this past December to the Philadelphia 76ers and subsequently waived, has come to an agreement with Russian club CSKA Moscow. Kirilenko played with CSKA Moscow from 1998-2001, following two […]

NetLinks: Nets eyeing return to D-League?

Here’s some of the latest news & notes from around the ‘Net: In what he’s calling “The Jay-Z rule,” Zach Lowe of Grantland reports that the NBA will no longer allow NBA owners that purchase less than 1 percent of the team. Jay-Z’s ownership stake was roughly 0.16 percent of the Nets, and was transferred […]

Brooklyn Nets Waive Brandon Davies


The Brooklyn Nets have waived forward Brandon Davies, the team announced today, clearing a roster spot and shedding his contract shortly before the deadline that mandates contracts will be guaranteed through the rest of the year. It is “unlikely” they waive anyone else, a team source told The Brooklyn Game. The Nets have three more […]

Nets, desperate for win, take on lowly 76ers


It hasn’t been pretty for the Brooklyn Nets (8-12), who have lost the last three games by a combined 70 points, albeit against the East’s top tier. So tonight could be a bit of a respite against the last-place Philadelphia 76ers (2-19). Lionel Hollins may get Joe Johnson (illness) and Mirza Teletovic (hip pointer) back […]

76ers coach unhappy with his loss, Nets’ gain

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So far, the story of the trade is that the Nets dumped Andrei Kirilenko’s contract, attached some deep-future picks and Jorge Gutierrez to sweeten the pot, and saved themselves eight figures in the process. But for 76ers coach Brett Brown, there’s a much deeper impact: losing new Nets acquisition Brandon Davies, who was a little-used […]

Brooklyn Nets Sign Darius Morris

Shortly after trading away Andrei Kirilenko and Jorge Gutierrez and acquiring Brandon Davies, the Nets wasted no time in filling their second roster spot, signing free agent swingman Darius Morris to fill their fifteenth and final roster spot. The deal is for the free agent minimum and is fully non-guaranteed, per a source with knowledge […]

Official: Nets Trade Andrei Kirilenko, Jorge Gutierrez To 76ers for Brandon Davies


The Brooklyn Nets officially announced a trade that sends Andrei Kirilenko, Jorge Gutierrez, a 2020 second-round draft pick, and the right to swap 2018 second-round draft picks to the Philadelphia 76ers for non-guaranteed forward Brandon Davies. The 76ers are expected to waive Kirilenko, who is dealing with a family matter that will keep him away […]

Report: Nets trade Andrei Kirilenko, picks, cash to 76ers for Brandon Davies

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The Brooklyn Nets are on the verge of trading forward Andrei Kirilenko to the Philadelphia 76ers, along with a 2020 second-round draft pick, cash, and the right to swap 2018 second-round picks for 76ers forward Brandon Davies, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Davies’s contract is non-guaranteed, and the Nets can structure the deal […]