#BKConnect: The Paul Pierce Bench Experiment, Deron Williams’s Resurgence, & More

#BKConnect: The Paul Pierce Bench Experiment, Deron Williams’s Resurgence, & More

On the latest episode of #BKConnect, Rod Boone, Chris Shearn, and I discuss the latest dish on the Brooklyn Nets. We talk about Paul Pierce’s mentality off the bench, Andray Blatche’s surge in the absence of Brook Lopez, some team defensive philosophies, Mirza Teletovic, and the importance of Deron Williams to this team’s roster. Check […]

Nets-76ers: How & Where to Watch & Listen

The 8-15 Brooklyn Nets take on the 7-18 Philadelphia 76ers. The 76ers are on a six-game losing streak, while the Nets had their three-game winning streak snapped Friday against the Detroit Pistons. Injury report: Brook Lopez (ankle) is OUT after being listed as questionable. Andrei Kirilenko (back) and Jason Terry (knee) are also OUT. Starting […]

A Futile Effort: Pistons 103, Nets 99

Paul Pierce, Kyle Singler, Greg Monroe

What once appeared was to be another ho-hum blowout for an indifferent Brooklyn Nets team lacking the services of a key player turned into a furious comeback attempt that just couldn’t come through. Nets fans justifiably aching, clawing to assign definite blame in a close loss will point to Andray Blatche’s two missed free throws […]

Teletovic hoping for the year two bump

Mirza Teletovic

When talking European players, the general theory is that there is an adjustment grace period. 
Year one is typically a mess. It’s a different game, a different country, and adjustments are needed before the player can transform into Dirk Nowitzki. But year two, that’s when expectations will be met or fall short. If anyone knows […]

Mirza Teletovic leads all scorers in 76-70 victory

Bosnia & Herzegovina, home team for Brooklyn Nets forward Mirza Teletovic, eked out its first victory in the FIBA Europe’s Group B preliminary round, beating Montenegro 76-70 in a game that went down to the final possession. Teletovic led all scorers with 18 points but took 22 shots to get there (6-22, 3-12 from 2, […]