In Brooklyn, former Nets look back

Keith Bogans, MarShon Brooks, Kris Humphries, Danny Ainge

After their morning shootaround at Barclays Center, Gerald Wallace and MarShon Brooks were involved in a shooting contest, the final shot from about 35 feet out. As they were playing, Kris Humphries and Keith Bogans iced down various parts of their body, as is commonplace for veterans after practices. The weird part: unlike last season, […]

Nets preseason, New York’s Marquee team, Robert Parish’s advice to Paul Pierce, and more: Morning Shootaround

Joe Johnson, J.R. Smith

Looking at Brooklyn Nets news and notes from around the web: The Nets officially released their preseason schedule a couple of weeks ago, but I hadn’t seen it until this morning. One team they’ll play twice is none other than the Boston Celtics: once home, once away. My guess? Don’t expect Pierce or Kevin Garnett […]

5 Predictions for Nets Draft Day 2013

The magical day is finally upon us: the 2013 NBA Draft kicks off at Barclays Center tonight at 7 P.M. The Brooklyn Nets currently hold the 22nd pick in the draft, but having one pick has never stopped them from drafting more than one player. Here are five predictions for tonight’s draft. All predictions down […]

Report: Nets willing to trade MarShon Brooks for late first-round pick

From Chad Ford and Marc Stein of ESPN.com: The Brooklyn Nets are trying to find a home for their 2011 first-round selection, MarShon Brooks. Sources say the Nets are trying to land a second first-rounder in return. One team to watch is the Minnesota Timberwolves. If the Wolves will give the Nets the No. 26 […]

MarShon Brooks: Coaching Staff Doesn’t Trust Me

MarShon Brooks

With a feature this afternoon on Brooklyn Nets second-year swingman MarShon Brooks, Mike Mazzeo of ESPN New York details the trying season that it’s been for the 24-year old out of Providence. Brooks thinks that part of his inconsistency this season stems from a lack of trust from the Nets coaching staff: “I don’t think […]