Nets Try to Stun the 76ers on Tuesday Night

Opponent: Philadelphia 76ers Time: 7:30 PM EST  Location: Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY Watch: YES Network, CSN Philly, Fox Sports GO  Listen: WCBS 880 AM The Brooklyn Nets have had a solid March. They hold a 7-8 record for the month – it may not be a Miami Heat-level change, but the Nets have improved. That […]

Nets riding high before showdown against the Atlanta Hawks

Time: 7:30 PM Location: Phillips Arena Watch: YES Network Listen:: 660 AM, 101.9 FM How about those Nets?! The Nets dropped 122 points on the Memphis Grizzlies in a 122-109 victory Monday in game six of their eight-game road trip. That was an example of what could’ve been this season with a healthy Jeremy Lin […]

Analyzing the Nets’ Offensive Woes

Analyzing the Nets’ Offensive Woes Previously, I deconstructed Kenny Atkinson’s offensive system and influences in his first season as the Brooklyn Nets’ head coach. When it’s run successfully, it’s a system that gets everyone involved and works for open looks from the perimeter and easy buckets at the rim. The Atlanta Hawks, under Mike Budenholzer, have […]

How Atkinson built a modern offense for the Brooklyn Nets, both for now and the future

How Kenny Atkinson built a modern offense for the Brooklyn Nets, both for now and the future The Brooklyn Nets are in flux. By rebuilding, the Nets are not just signing new players and staff — the entire franchise is changing. The players, head coach, and general manager are the most noticeable changes, but the […]

Bleacher Report ranks Kenny Atkinson 27th best head coach in NBA

Bleacher Report ranks Kenny Atkinson 27th best head coach in NBA With training camp right around the corner, basketball coverage has officially ramped up and, unfortunately, much of the Brooklyn Nets’ roster is in flux currently, asking more questions than it has answers. Will Rondae Hollis-Jefferson make the sophomore year leap? Is Brook Lopez ready […]

Rapid Reactions: The Kenny Atkinson Edition

On Sunday, the Brooklyn Nets shocked the NBA community and ruined brunches around the city when they announced that Kenny Atkinson would be the team’s next head coach. Atkinson, the Atlanta Hawks’ current assistant coach, has long been praised by those around him, including Mike Budenholzer, and was set to be a hot target for franchises this […]

Brooklyn Nets Hire Kenny Atkinson As Head Coach

The Brooklyn Nets have hired Atlanta Hawks assistant Kenny Atkinson as their head coach to a multi-year contract, the team announced Sunday afternoon. The deal was first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo!’s The Vertical. Atkinson will continue to work with the Hawks until their postseason run concludes before officially joining the Nets. “I am […]

The Nets Locked Down The Hawks On The Game-Deciding Play

The Brooklyn Nets have won just two games in 11 attempts this season. They lost back-to-back winnable games over the weekend, and have played two other games that went down to the final minutes. But finally, they were able to put one away. After Thaddeus Young put the Nets up 90-88 with 1.4 seconds left […]

Nets seek elusive first win in Atlanta

The Brooklyn Nets (0-4) continued their early season funk on Monday, losing to Milwaukee at home 103-96. Despite holding a 96-94 lead with a little over two minutes to play, the Nets succumbed to Milwaukee’s sharp shooting, led by a 26-point, 6 three-pointer effort by Jerryd Bayless. With nine of their next 12 games coming […]

NBA Predictions: MVP, DPOY, Finals Picks, & More

TBG goes around the horn to predict the NBA season.

Missed Shot At Win Leaves Bitter Taste For Deron Williams, Nets

Deron Williams knows he’ll have a lot on his mind tonight. “I’m sure tonight I’ll think about it a lot,” Williams said in the visiting locker room, shortly after missing an open jumper with ten seconds left that would’ve tied the game. “Not just the shot, but the game in general. We just had a […]

Nets-Hawks Playoff Preview: Do The Nets Have A Snowball’s Chance In Kyle Korver’s Shooting Hand?

After a regular season sweep, Lionel Hollins held no illusions. “I don’t think we have any advantages over the Hawks,” Hollins said of his eighth-seeded, 38-44 Brooklyn Nets on a conference call Thursday. “That’s why they’re 60-22 and that’s why we’re where we are.” Sunday afternoon kicks off the third straight year in the playoffs […]