Sustainably Sourced: Adding the Ingredients for an Efficient Nets Offense, Part II

Sustainably Sourced: Adding the Ingredients for an Efficient Nets Offense, Part II Rebuilding an NBA franchise is a painful process that every NBA team — aside from the San Antonio Spurs — must undergo. Without their own draft picks, the Brooklyn Nets must look everywhere to find players that fit Sean Marks’ envisioned program and the […]

Scotto: Nets, Pelicans talk Lopez for Evans, Galloway, Frazier, and a pick

The Brooklyn Nets have been discussing a trade that would send Brook Lopez to the New Orleans Pelicans for Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway, Tim Frazier, and a protected 2018, a source has told Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders. As always, the hold-up appears to be the Nets’ resistance to dealing the franchise’s near-leader in every […]

Sustainably Sourced: Adding the Ingredients for an Efficient Nets Offense

Sustainably Sourced: Adding the Ingredients for an Efficient Nets Offense Constructing an NBA roster requires balance. The general manager needs to understand on-court schemes, but also must account for attitude and effort. Putting big-name talent that fails to gel usually results in disappointment (see Brooklyn Nets, 2013-2014). Assembling a high character team that lacks raw […]

Scorching Wizards visit sunken Nets

Tonight, the Washington Wizards visit the last-place Brooklyn Nets as the Eastern Conference’s fourth seed that’s running on an 8-2 run over their last ten games. The Nets, in contrast, have dropped ten straight as the team struggles to meet the modest benchmark of even 10 wins this season. Both squads are coming off of […]

The loss of Yogi Ferrell is a swing and a miss, not a strikeout for Nets

The loss of Yogi Ferrell is a swing and a miss, not a strikeout for Nets If you’re reading this, you’ll likely all too familiar with the 10-day contract and how it has both benefitted and hurt the Brooklyn Nets since Sean Marks took over the general manager position about one year ago. The 10-day […]

Sources: Nets shopping Lopez, Bogdanovic, no deal imminent

The Brooklyn Nets are shopping around Brook Lopez and Bojan Bogdanovic ahead of February’s trade deadline, reports Keith Smith of RealGM. To most, this news should come as no surprise given what we know about Lopez, Bogdanovic, and general manager Sean Marks’ stance on two of the franchise’s better players. In other recent reports, specifically […]

The Importance of Keeping Things in Perspective

The Importance of Keeping Things in Perspective It’s January 15th, 2017, the Brooklyn Nets are 8-31, and Jeremy Lin has played in just 12 games this season. The Nets are behind the Philadelphia 76ers in the Eastern Conference but they don’t have the distinction of rolling through the next decade with Ben Simmons and Joel […]

Jeremy Lin returns as Nets battle James Harden and the Houston Rockets

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Opponent: Houston Rockets Time: 8:00 PM EST Location: Toyota Center Watch: YES Network Listen: WCBS 880 AM He’s back! It’s not quite Michael Jordan wearing number 45 on his back but the Brooklyn Nets key free agent signing has returned. Point guard Jeremy Lin will play tonight against the 17-7 Houston Rockets, which should be […]

Nets look for semblance of hope against the lowly Denver Nuggets

Nets look for semblance of hope against the lowly Denver Nuggets The Brooklyn Nets fell to 5-15 on the season after faltering late against the Washington Wizards on Monday, despite a good effort from Brook Lopez, Trevor Booker, and Bojan Bogdanovic. Of course, the defeat meant their third-straight loss in a row and that they’re are […]

A sit down with Nets GM Sean Marks, on the start to the season

This morning on the Brooklyn Nets Facebook page, Nets on YES analyst Sarah Kustok sat down with Brooklyn Nets General Manager Sean Marks, and asked a few questions about the start to the Nets season, some of the surprises and dissapointments, along with some questions from Brooklyn season ticket holders. Below is the transcription of […]

Woj: Rockets match offer sheet to Motiejunas

The Houston Rockets have matched the Brooklyn Nets’ 4-year, 37 million offer sheet to restricted free agent Donatas Motiejunas, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reports. Houston has matched Brooklyn's offer sheet and retained Donatas Motiejunas, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) December 5, 2016 On Friday, the Lithuaninan big man signed a 4 year/$37 million dollar sheet, […]

Woj: Nets meet with Donatas Motiejunas, consider signing him to offer sheet

UPDATE: The Brooklyn Nets announced Friday night that they’ve signed Donatas Motiejunas to an offer sheet. The European Hoops writer David Pick says the sheet is worth $37 million dollars over four years, two of them guaranteed. Brooklyn signed RFA Donatas Motiejunas to four-year $37 million deal, according to source. Houston has till Monday to […]