Confusion On Late Inbounds Play Dooms Nets

Confusion On Late Inbounds Play Dooms Nets

With their first potential win of the season on the horizon, the Brooklyn Nets drew up a play that was doomed from the start. More specifically, it was the spot. Or the speed, depending who you ask. “That’s what it was, a five-second call,” Hollins said. “We didn’t get it in in time. In those […]

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


TBG goes around the horn to predict the NBA season.

Brooklyn Nets 2015-2016 Season Preview: How Bad Is It Here?


The Brooklyn Game’s Official Season Outlook & Prediction For the 2015-16 Brooklyn Nets.

Around the ‘Nets: Inside Mikhail Prokhorov, who wants Nets to “surprise our doubters”

Mikhail Prokhorov

The latest Nets news and notes from around the ‘nets: So, you may have seen the entire internet caught wind of Mikhail Prokhorov’s Tescao workout yesterday, mostly because it’s hard to imagine any NBA owner doing something similar. Michael Jordan would just try to beat his players on the court. Steve Ballmer would sell them […]

Lionel Hollins doesn’t see this as a rebuilding year: “old is old, and young is better”


The Brooklyn Nets are in a transition phase between championship aspirations and building anew. But Lionel Hollins doesn’t see it as a gap year. He’s the first coach to survive more than one season in Brooklyn, and his five likely starters — Jarrett Jack, Bojan Bogdanovic, Joe Johnson, Thaddeus Young, and Brook Lopez — are […]

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson teaches the shimmy

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson teaches the shimmy

Most Brooklyn Nets past and present are persona non grata in the offseason. Not Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, who’s been anywhere and everywhere after the Nets acquired him in a draft-day trade. Most recently, Hollis-Jefferson showed Sports Illustrated how to do his patented free throw shimmy, which was inspired by his future Brooklyn Nets teammate Kevin Durant. […]

Top 10 Nets Games You Should Go To, Ranked


The NBA season schedule is out, which means it’s time to mark your calendar for Nets nights. Here’s one crack at a top 10 list. The criteria, in no particular order: overall quality of opponent, interesting or fascinating players, returning Nets, scarcity of games (the Warriors coming once means more than the Cavaliers coming twice), […]

The danger for the Nets in 2016 free agency

Durant & LeBron are 2016's big names. (AP)

Barring the type of Grand & Unexpected Wild Offseason Move the team trademarked between 2011 and 2014, this year’s Brooklyn Nets roster is close to set. Thirteen players are on guaranteed contracts, with at least four more vying for the final two spots out of Nets training camp. The Nets don’t look primed to make […]

The Nets might turn a profit this year, but they probably won’t get Kevin Durant


Since the Nets franchise moved to Brooklyn, the team has been in luxury tax hell, paying a record-setting $190 million-plus in roster & tax payments in the 2013-14 season and losing a record $144 million in the process. Since that year, the team has gone into cost-cutting mode — and over a year later, they […]

TBG Offseason Mailbag! Nets Trades, Playoff Wishes, Snacks, The Durant Chase, & More

Good snack. (AP)

Answering all your pertinent Brooklyn Nets, free agency, future, and food questions.