Projected record: 19-63, 15th in East Head coach: Brett Brown 2013-14 record: 19-63 2013-14 ORtg: 96.8 (30th) 2013-14 DRtg: 107.5 (27th) Players in: Keith Bogans, Nemanja Dangubic, Joel Embiid, Pierre Jackson, K.J. McDaniels, Dario Saric Players out: James Anderson, B.J. Mullens, Adonis Thomas Projected Starting Lineup: Michael Carter-Williams, Tony Wroten, Hollis Thompson, Luc Richard Mbah […]

Nets ready for challenge against new-look 76ers

Michael Carter-Williams

After Wednesday night’s loss to the Washington Wizards, the 9-16 Brooklyn Nets bemoaned their two biggest weaknesses: keeping teams off the glass (they allowed 19 offensive rebounds) and running them off the three-point line (they’ve allow opponents to shoot 40.6 percent from deep, worst in the NBA). Tonight, they have a chance to correct those […]

Roundtable: Is D-Will Back? Do the Nets Need Kyle Lowry?

Evan Turner, Brook Lopez

Without Brook Lopez, the Brooklyn Nets struggled against the Detroit Pistons’ two-headed monster duo of Andre Drummond and Greg Monroe and lost their three-game winning streak. Tonight, still without Lopez, they look to get on track against the Philadelphia 76ers — a team that has, after a fast start, fully committed to tanking. Their best […]

Nets face true test vs. Sixers

Evan Turner, Joe Johnson

The 8-15 Brooklyn Nets have a chance for an easy win tonight, as they’ll take on the floundering 7-18 Philadelphia 76ers in Brooklyn. This is the Nets’ first game since losing Friday in Detroit to the Detroit Pistons. The 76ers represent something the Nets haven’t really had much all season — a team that the […]

“The #Nets frontcourt went full Waka Flocka tonight” Nets Blowout Sixers: Twitter Story

Warm-Ups Knicks can clinch Atlantic Division title with win or Nets loss tonight. Figure that’s why Jay-Z wants to get out of Brooklyn ownership now. — Steve Popper (@StevePopper) April 9, 2013 Very symbolic turnaround for Nets in inaugural season in Brooklyn. Have ended 5-year playoff drought, produce 1st winning record in 6 years. — […]