Morning Tip: Nets still undefeated in 2014

Deron Williams, Gary Zielinski

Good morning, Nets fans. Thank you for your continued support of The Brooklyn Game. Buy an iPhone case in The Brooklyn Game Store to give to someone pretentious. Here’s some Nets news and notes from around the ‘net:

Knicks owner talks, disses Nets’ Mikhail Prokhorov

Knicks owner talks, disses Nets’ Mikhail Prokhorov

from The Basketball Jones It took New York Knicks owner James Dolan about seven years to answer a question from a basketball reporter since shutting the beats out in 2007, but now it seems like he’s gotten the hang of it. Dolan sat down with Mike Vaccaro of the New York Post to talk about […]

Nets vs. Knicks Compared (Plus: How The Knicks Shoot Better Even As They Shoot Worse)

Iman Shumpert, Joe Johnson

As NetsDaily notes in their power rankings roundup, the Brooklyn Nets have overtaken the Atlantic Division-leading New York Knicks in five of the seven power rankings cited (only pundits named Marc ranked the Knicks ahead). As the season’s winding down, let’s compare the two teams statistically as we head into the final stretch.

D-Will: We’ve Been the JV Team in NY

Deron Williams is quite aware of who has dominated the New York hoops scene. “You can say we’ve been the JV [team in this area] at times,” Williams said Thursday. The New York Knicks have drawn electric Madison Square Garden crowds no matter how they were playing. The New Jersey Nets, not so much. The […]

Brooklyn Closes Out Game, Season Series

Iman Shumpert, Joe Johnson

Seven games in May, please. In the thrilling conclusion to the four-game series between the cross-bridge rival Brooklyn Nets and (Manhattan) New York Knicks, the Nets eked out an 88-85 victory on Brooklyn’s Backcourt’s back, riding 25 points (10 in the fourth quarter) from Joe Johnson, including the final go-ahead bucket with 22.3 seconds left, […]

Your Tweets & Pix: Nets vs Knicks, Round 4 (1/21/13)


Warm-Ups Tweets harvested by Benjamin Nadeau; Pix pulled by Nicole Sweet Nets at Knicks today. Losing team should be made to swim to Staten Island — (@InsideHoops) January 21, 2013 I can’t believe this is the last time the Knicks play the Nets, poor scheduling by the NBA — John Galamar (@JGalamar) January 21, […]

Nets vs. Knicks: Roundtable & Predictions

Deron Williams & Brooklyn will try to even up the cross-borough series tonight. (AP)

The Brooklyn Game goes roundtable-style to break down today’s final Nets-Knicks matchup