The pre-game questioning was over, but Lionel Hollins had one more thing to say: Kevin Garnett should be an All-Star. NBA commissioner Adam Silver had recently discussed potential expansions to the All-Star Game format, specifically expanding the rosters up from the NBA’s current model of 12. Hollins is in favor of the current model, which […]
Fantasy Basketball is all about outsmarting your opponents, and much of that is done through grabbing the unfound star in free agency. Here’s our best way to do that in Week 15. Note: All OWN%’s come from ESPN Fantasy Leagues. Point Guard: CHI- Aaron Brooks (8.5%) Brooks doesn’t do much but score, so if you […]
Good morning! The 76ers set a record for awfulness against the Nets. Here’s all you need to know: What happened: After playing the league’s worst team roughly even for 24 minutes, the Brooklyn Nets held the tanking Philadelphia 76ers to just 25 second-half points, winning handily 88-70. Where they stand: The win snaps a three-game […]
Over the summer, Kobe Bryant said in reference to an 0-9 night by Williams that he’d rather go 0-30 than 0-9, because only taking nine shots means you psyched yourself out of the game.
Hope is every sports franchise’s currency. For all we talk about pick-and-roll coverages and flex options, reason is not the goal here, and it never has been. This is a league that inherently requires you to suspend reality and seek inspiration in a group of large men wearing tank tops.
The Brooklyn Nets might look to trade their “Big 3” of Deron Williams, Joe Johnson, and Brook Lopez, according to a report from Marc Stein of ESPN. But what might that mean for the Nets? Here’s our top trade ideas — and yours. Top trade: Brooklyn Nets trade Joe Johnson to Charlotte Hornets for Lance […]
Is Los Angeles another potential landing spot for Andrei Kirilenko? We explore.
With all of New York television shut out of the Nets’ preseason game in Boston Wednesday night, it’s up to me to provide the eyes and ears for the final tune-up before the real games start — if only I could stay awake through the team’s 100-86 loss to the Celtics. Let’s cover this one […]
Bojan Bogdanovic on Twitter Height: 6’8″ Weight: 215 lbs. Date of Birth: April 18th, 1989 Years Pro: 0 Before NBA: Fenerbahçe Ülker, Turkey Drafted: 31st overall, 2011 NBA Draft Nickname: Bogie – Full Stats – He’s no longer a distant mirage, visible only in grainy YouTube footage. After three years of waiting, the Nets finally […]
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