Could Stephen Curry Outshoot The Entire Brooklyn Nets Roster?


The three-point shot has become basketball’s secret weapon. NBA teams last season shot an even 35 percent on three-pointers, averaging 1.05 points per shot; conversely, they only shot 48.5 percent (0.97 points per shot) on two-pointers. That gap has widened in recent years, and it’s partially thanks to Warriors guard and reigning MVP Stephen Curry, […]

Markel Brown, Joe Johnson to start for Nets vs. Grizzlies

Brooklyn Nets forward Joe Johnson will start against the Memphis Grizzlies Saturday night after the team listed him as questionable with a bruised right hand. Johnson bruised the hand Friday night against the San Antonio Spurs, and iced the hand on the bench at the end of the game. Markel Brown will also return to […]

Nets seek first win in Memphis


It was all well and good for the Nets (0-2) after one half of play, but things sure got away from them quickly last night. After building a 47-41 halftime lead over the San Antonio Spurs (1-1), the Nets ran into a wall marred by missed shots, poor rebounding, and shoddy defense, leading to an […]

The Morning After: Nets Downed By Superior Spurs

Kawhi Leonard (right) & the Spurs were just too much for Thaddeus Young & the Nets. (AP)

Good morning Russell! A brief note: we’ll only have The Morning After following some games, depending on the nature of the game. Some games will deserve it, others will require different forms of coverage. No matter what, the goal is quality, and that’s for you, Russ. Here’s everything you need to know about Nets-Spurs: What […]

Lionel Hollins laughs at doom-and-gloom Nets predictions


The Brooklyn Nets, by most predictions, will be worse than last year. That’s based on the evidence. They were already in decline from the previous season, lost their primary creator in Deron Williams, their most reliable wing defender in Alan Anderson, and didn’t drastically improve their immediate on-court product. But Lionel Hollins doesn’t care about […]

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), […]

Rapid Reaction: Nets lose to the Grizzlies 81-73, five post-game reactions

Markel Brown Cory Jefferson

The Nets started off their summer in defeat as they lost to the Memphis Grizzlies in Orlando, 81-73. In recent years, the Nets haven’t fared well in Summer League, and finished in dead last in 2014. This year, however, the Nets will also be playing in Las Vegas’s Summer League, so there are plenty of […]

Nets start summer league extravaganza, tip off against Memphis at 5PM

The Brooklyn Nets will start this year’s foray into summer league basketball this evening when they tip off against the Memphis Grizzlies at 5PM. Of course, the Nets are competing in both the Orlando and Vegas Summer Leagues this year, so the next couple weeks will be jammed full of fun-but-meaningless games. For fans, it’s […]

Report: Nets sign Ryan Boatright to two-year, partially guaranteed deal

The Brooklyn Nets have signed rookie, UConn pg Ryan Boatwright to a two-year, $1.4 mil minimum deal, $75k guaranteed @BBallInsiders — Eric Pincus (@EricPincus) July 3, 2015 The Nets have signed UConn’s Ryan Boatright to a two-year, 1.4 million deal — and 75k of it is guaranteed, according to Eric Pincus of Basketball Insiders. The […]

Brooklyn Nets 2015 Free Agency Primer


The 2015 NBA Free Agency period, AKA the most wonderful time of year for basketball without basketball, kicks off at midnight on Wednesday, July 1. That’s when teams can begin negotiating with free agents and their representatives. We usually know within a few days where the big dominoes will fall through various reports. By July […]

Report: Nets, Grizzlies discussed Joe Johnson trade


The Brooklyn Nets and Memphis Grizzlies reportedly discussed a trade scenario that would send Joe Johnson to the Grizzlies, according to Marc Stein of ESPN: Story going online now: ESPN sources say Nets and Grizzlies recently discussed a Joe Johnson-to-Memphis trade — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) June 29, 2015 Sources say teams could not find workable […]

Lionel Hollins Thanked Marc Gasol For Beating The Pacers


The Brooklyn Nets snuck into the playoffs on the final day of the regular season, and they needed a little help from Lionel Hollins’s friends. Led by Marc Gasol’s 33 points and 13 rebounds on a hurt ankle, the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Indiana Pacers 95-83 close to midnight Wednesday night, officially eliminating the Pacers […]