BIG Potential Brooklyn Nets Trade Targets

Dwight Howard

Recently, Brooklyn Nets fans have clamored to fill what seems like the team’s #1 weakness: the need for a power forward/big man that can defend and score. As endearing as Reggie Evans‘ beard is, his lack of an offensive game has begun to wear on some folks, and it’s clear he’s best suited coming off […]

Nets loss a sign of systemic issues

James Harden, Deron Williams

For the second straight away game, the Brooklyn Nets faced a Western Conference opponent in said Western Conference opponent’s house, and for the second straight away game, the Brooklyn Nets left the court an embarrassed loser, this time the recipient of a 119-106 blowout at the hands of the Houston Rockets in Houston. The Rockets […]

Nets vs. Timberwolves, 8:00 P.M.:
TBG Open Thread

Brook Lopez

Grade the Game at any time! Tonight: The 25-16 Brooklyn Nets take on the 17-21 Minnesota Timberwolves at 8:00 P.M. EST, at Target Center in Minnesota. The Nets are 11-2 since pseudointerim coach P.J. Carlesimo replaced Avery Johnson. The Timberwolves have lost six of their last seven games, with those six losses coming at an […]

Chatting with Nets role star Keith Bogans

Dwyane Wade (AP)

In a superstar-driven league, players like Brooklyn Nets backup shooting guard Keith Bogans often come and go with nary a second look. On one of the highest-profile, media-frenzied franchises in all of professional sports, Bogans doesn’t put up flashy numbers, doesn’t have a notable contract or a famous entourage, and as the classic journeyman, Bogans […]

Breakdown: Nets quickly turn the corner by using the corner quickly

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The Brooklyn Nets shocked the Oklahoma City Thunder, Thunder fans, and Nets fans alike last night by defeating the Oklahoma City Thunder, 16-2 at home and 24-6 on the season before last night, 110-93. One of the Nets’ biggest strengths last night came from their long-distance marksmanship, as the team finished 9-17 from beyond the […]

Avery Johnson: Questioning The Little General

Avery Johnson Brooklyn Nets

I’ve approached criticism of Brooklyn Nets coach Avery Johnson — bountiful, if you’ve read this blog’s comments or my Twitter mentions — with a long-term vision approach. I’m perfectly willing to throw out the past two seasons because of the horrendous team; I don’t care much if he can turn a bad team below average, […]

Nets-Knicks: Pregame Primer

Gerald Wallace, Brook Lopez, Carmelo Anthony

Grade the players at any time! Game Info: The New York Knicks (15-5) take on the Brooklyn Nets (11-8) tonight at 7:00 P.M. at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The game will be televised on YES Network and nationally on ESPN. Ian Eagle and Jim Spanarkel have the call on YES. WFAN has the radio call, […]

Where I Make Jim Cry: Talking Tonight’s Game From the Knicks Side

Raymond Felton, Carmelo Anthony

Did you know that the Brooklyn Nets play a game tonight? Against the New York Knicks? At 7:00 P.M. at Barclays Center? I know, I know. Who would’ve thunk? Seriously, tonight will hopefully be another interesting matchup between these two teams — the Brooklyn Nets took the last contest 96-89 in overtime, but they’ll be […]