Breakdown: Spurs abuse Lopez, Nets in pick-and-roll

Tony Parker, Keith Bogans

Even without Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili, the San Antonio Spurs blew out the Brooklyn Nets 111-86 Sunday night, mostly thanks to their stellar point guard Tony Parker. Parker, who finished with 29 points and 10 assists, seemed to toy with the Nets at will, hitting shot after shot and finding open teammates for three-pointers […]

Pick-and-roll may be Nets winning formula

Deron Williams

After tonight’s 113-93 drubbing of the Sacramento Kings, the Brooklyn Nets have now won five of six games in the P.J. Carlesimo era. There’s more than enough credit to go around — MarShon Brooks and Mirza Teletovic both had their best games of the season, six Nets scored in double figures, and the Nets got […]

Nets-Knicks: How will the Brooklyn Nets score?

Jason Kidd New York Knicks, Joe Johnson Brooklyn Nets

As you may or may not have heard because it’s been obscured by the 30th birthday of international sensation OJ Da Juiceman, the New York/Manhattan Knicks come to Brooklyn this evening to take on the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center. This is the first official game between these two teams, rescheduled from November 1st in […]

Spread PNR’s: What The Nets Could Learn From Mike D’Antoni


As the Brooklyn Nets opened up their season last night vs. the Toronto Raptors, many continue to speculate how the on-court product will grow & evolve over the course of 82 games and beyond. One such opportunity that I see is a spread pick-and-roll, a play made popular by Steve Nash and the Phoenix Suns […]