#NetsRank Roundtable: J-Kidd over Dr. J?

Julius Erving

#2? To celebrate a bit of Nets history, we at The Brooklyn Game decided to take a look at who we thought were the 30 best Nets of all time. Two current players made the list (you can guess who), but other than that we reached back through ABA and NBA history to remember Nets […]

Dr. J’s Magic, Rick Barry’s Free Throws and Other Memories of the L.I. Nets

Julius Erving

By Wayne Bokat For a brief moment it seemed, just after the Knicks early 1970s mini-dynasty and before their 39-years of futility, there was a spectacular show that took place on Long Island. Led by Julius Erving, the New York Nets –  who were playing at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale after having moved from, […]

Nets vs. Knicks: The History of a 36-Year Rivalry

Stephon Marbury, New York Knicks, Jason Kidd, New Jersey Nets

In whatever superlative you’d like to assign it — the Battle for New York, Battle of the Boroughs, the Nets’ arrival on the New York stage, or just another game — the ex-New Jersey/now Brooklyn Nets take on the New York Knicks tonight, in Barclays Center in Brooklyn. This game has added meaning like few […]