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    Height: 6′13″11″ Weight: 250 lbs. Date of Birth: May 19, 1976 Years Pro: 19 Before NBA: Farragut Academy High School (Illinois) Drafted: Nickname: The Big Ticket, KG – Full Stats – No longer just the great communicator on the court in the final stage of his career, Kevin Garnett has evolved into the […]

Is starting Kevin Garnett the wrong move?

AP

Kevin Garnett hasn’t come off the bench in an NBA game since January 27th, 1996. He’s started in 1,482 consecutive games, including the playoffs, since that day. On a related note, new Nets coach Lionel Hollins said Monday afternoon that Garnett’s “earned the right” to be his starting power forward. He’ll flank Brook Lopez in […]

ESPN: Kevin Garnett Probably Staying with the Nets

Kevin Garnett still 'excited' to play for Brooklyn Nets despite Paul Pierce departure http://t.co/W4iAlX4luH — ESPN New York (@ESPNNewYork) July 14, 2014 I'm told KG's decision was never dependent on Pierce's final destination and he has remained in contact with the #nets. — Alex Raskin (@alexraskinNYC) July 13, 2014

The Morning After: Time to Get Serious?

Nets Raptors Basketball

  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 […]

The Morning After: Nets Suffocate Nuggets

The Morning After: Nets Suffocate Nuggets

  Here’s a roundup of last night’s Nets festivites: What happened: The Nets thoroughly obliterated a Denver Nuggets team that is a shell of its healthy self, setting the tone early by going up 29-8 after the first quarter and never letting it get closer than 20 points in atypical Nets fashion. The Nets won the […]

Bad Blood: Kevin Garnett will play against Joakim Noah & the Bulls

Bad Blood: Kevin Garnett will play against Joakim Noah & the Bulls

In 11 chances to play on the second half of a Brooklyn Nets back-to-back this season, Kevin Garnett has sat out in four of them. It’s part of coach Jason Kidd’s plan to rest Garnett during the season, to keep him fresh for the playoffs. But he’ll play tonight against the Chicago Bulls, as expected: