The Nets return to Staples Center to vanquish a 24-hour nightmare

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The Nets return to Staples Center to vanquish a 24-hour nightmare Opponent: Los Angeles Lakers Time: 10:30pm EST Location: Staples Center Watch: YES Network Listen: WCBS 880 AM While back-to-backs are often chalked-up as “scheduling losses” well in advance of the actual games, it isn’t exactly as if the Brooklyn Nets really played a full […]

The young and hungry Timberwolves visit the Nets in search of a win

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Andrew Wiggins (22) leaps to the basket past Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Opponent: Minnesota Timberwolves Time: 7:30 PM Location: Barclays Center Watch: YES Network Listen: WFAN As voters nationwide wait on lines even longer than the ones winding outside of the Barclays Center on game day, the Brooklyn Nets welcome the upstart Minnesota Timberwolves to town. Buoyed by a young core that includes Andrew Wiggins, Zach LaVine, […]

TBG Player Previews 2016-2017: Sean Kilpatrick

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Sean Kilpatrick, guard/forward 2015-2016: 23.2 MPG, 13.8 PPG, 1.1 APG, 2.2 RPG, .462 FG%, .36 3P%, .898 FT%, .578 TS%, .532 eFG%, 23 G Who is Sean Kilpatrick? Despite playing only 35 NBA games over the past two seasons, Sean Kilpatrick could be a key piece to the Brooklyn Nets this season. Kilpatrick, an undrafted […]

TBG Player Previews 2016-2017: Chase Budinger

Chase Budinger

Chase Budinger, small forward 2015-2016: IND: 14.9 MPG, 4.4 PPG, 1.0 APG, 2.5 RPG, 0.6 SPG, 0.2 BPG, .418 FG%, .290 3PT%, .708 FT%, 49 G PHX: 11.8 MPG, 3.2 PPG, 0.9 ASP, 1.7 RPG, 0.2 SPG, 0.1 BLK, .511 FG%, .235 3PT%, .625 FT%, 17 G Who is Chase Budinger? As an NBA fan, […]

Woj: Nets agree to deal with Chase Budinger

Chase Budinger

Just when you least expect it, the Brooklyn Nets strike again. This time, they’ve signed forward Chase Budinger, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical.  Free agent forward Chase Budinger has reached agreement on a deal with the Brooklyn Nets, league sources told @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) September 21, 2016 No further details have been […]

Charania: Nets sign free agent center Justin Hamilton

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The Brooklyn Nets have signed center Justin Hamilton to a two-year, 6 million deal, according to Shams Charania of The Vertical. Free agent center Justin Hamilton has agreed to a two-year, $6 million deal with the Brooklyn Nets, league source tells The Vertical. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 2, 2016 You might not be able […]

Was this the worst season in Nets history?

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In their closing act of the 2015-16 season, what remained of the Brooklyn Nets fell apart in the second half against what remained of the Toronto Raptors, blowing a 21-4 lead and losing 103-96 to a team that rested almost all of its rotation players. It was a fitting ending to a dismal season. The […]

Woj: Nets, Sean Kilpatrick close to multi-year deal

Brooklyn Nets guard Sean Kilpatrick, left shoots as Los Angeles Lakers guard Lou Williams defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, March 1, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

The Brooklyn Nets and Sean Kilpatrick are on the verge of completing a multi-year deal, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical. Kilpatrick, who earned a second 10-day contract after his D-League call-up in late February, will have a guarantee for the 2016-2017 season. The sharpshooter had short stays with the Minnesota Timberwolves and Denver Nuggets in the past, but […]

Nets injury update: Willie Reed OUT vs. Philadelphia 76ers

Nets center Willie Reed will sit out Tuesday’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers with a sore left knee, the team announced following their Monday practice. Reed has appeared in 35 games to date (one start), averaging 4.4 points and 2.8 rebounds in 10.3 minutes per game. Reed has floated in and out of the rotation […]

Tim Capstraw: This season is Brook Lopez’s best

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) and Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo (5) fight for a rebound during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, in New York. The Magic won 83-77. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Has this been the best season of Brook Lopez's career? "Absolutely," says #Nets radio analyst @TimCapstraw.https://t.co/ZLAlcLpIAt — YES Network (@YESNetwork) March 6, 2016 In a down season for the Brooklyn Nets, Nets radio color commentator Tim Capstraw highlights a major positive: that Nets center Brook Lopez is having arguably the best season of his career, […]