Bill Clinton: The Nets are better this year

Ball Clinton. (AP)

With his better half mired in a presidential campaign, Bill Clinton still finds time for the leisurely things. This past Monday, Clinton took in the Nets-Bucks game at Barclays Center, sitting center-court courtside. Clinton attended the game with Bucks owner Marc Lasry. YES Network had a chance to catch up with Clinton during the game. […]

Reunited in New York, the Lopez Twins have a reputation to uphold

Brooklyn Nets' Brook Lopez (11) reacts after turning the ball over during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in New York. The Hornets won the game 115-91. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

If you thought Brook Lopez was odd, what with his comic books, superhero obsessions, and Harry Potter t-shirts, just wait until you add his twin brother, Robin Lopez, regularly back into the mix. In a New York Times profile by Scott Cacciola, he recounts many incredible anecdotes, both new and old, about Brook and Robin’s journey from Stanford […]

Around the ‘Nets: Thaddeus Young finds stability after heartwrenching loss


Here’s the latest Nets news and notes from around the ‘nets: A former teammate of Brook & Robin Lopez at Stanford shares some hilarious stories about the duo. Everyone got a superhero nickname, and the two once skipped out on practice to go to Disneyland. Wonderful story about Thaddeus Young, finding stability in Brooklyn after […]

Who wins when Brook & Robin Lopez play HORSE? You guessed it

It's gotta be the hair. (AP)

You’ve probably heard by now that gargantuan Californian twins Brook and Robin Lopez will both make a home in the New York area these days, after Brook re-upped with the Nets for three years and Robin inked four seasons with the Knicks. Bringing the two together allows them to break out their competitive sides in […]

Brook Lopez & twin Robin Lopez donate $25,000 to hometown children’s amusement park

Brook & Robin Lopez, taking in a New York Liberty WNBA playoff game earlier this week. (AP)

You might say Brook & Robin Lopez live in their own fantasy world. They’re multi-millioniare gargantuan twins from surfer-boy California who read (sometimes draw!) fantasy/adventure novels and consider a trip to Disneyland a fine excursion. So it shouldn’t surprise you that the twins are helping keep the fun, fantasy, and education alive for the children […]

Sunday Morning Throwback Video: Brook Lopez posterizing his twin brother Robin

Sunday Morning Throwback Video: Brook Lopez posterizing his twin brother Robin

With the NBA offseason in full swing, things have slowed down a bit for the Nets. There’s still pockets of news here and there — for example, Cliff Alexander, who signed on with the Nets in Summer League, has joined the Portland Trail Blazers. I’m sure we’ll see updates on the practice facility, as well […]

The Lopez twins together in NYC is going to be amazing

Brook & Robin Lopez (AP)

With all the uncertainty and weirdness around the Nets right now — Deron Williams might go to Dallas! Joe Johnson could be on the way out! The Nets have no idea if they’re a playoff team even in the East! — there’s one thing that’s certain: the interplay between the two weirdest seven-foot NBA twins […]

TRADE: Nets Acquire Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Steve Blake for Mason Plumlee

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (AP)

Brooklyn Nets center Mason Plumlee has been traded to the Portland Trail Blazers for 23rd overall pick Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and backup point guard Steve Blake. 41st overall pick Pat Connaughton will also go to the Trail Blazers in the deal. Mason Plumlee participated in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest last during Brooklyn’s portion of the […]

Brook Lopez & Robin Lopez will team up on Disney XD television show


Is there a better pairing than Brook Lopez and Disney? The Brooklyn Nets and Disney announced today that Brook Lopez and twin brother Robin will team up with Disney XD for three specials called “NBA Slam Funk!” The duo will be joined by Cameron Boyce and Jacob Bertrand, two of Disney’s current stars, for some […]

Robin Lopez Not Impressed With Brook Lopez: “It’s amazing how far you can go with a crappy center”

Hours before the Brooklyn Nets took on the Portland Trail Blazers Monday night, Nets center Brook Lopez earned the Eastern Conference Player of the Week Award for the second consecutive week, making him the first player in Nets franchise history and the first player in the NBA this season to win the award in consecutive […]

Brook Lopez Strikes Popcorn-Driven Peace Treaty With Cavaliers Mascot


I just dropped a gift tin of delicious popcorn with my all-time favorite Lopez Brother, Brook. We shared a pre-game laugh before the @Cavs face the hated Nets. What a guy. #georgemikan #family #cavs #nets #popcorn A photo posted by Moondog (@cavsmoondog) on Mar 18, 2015 at 1:38pm PDT That’s the Cleveland Cavaliers mascot Moondog […]

Nets to begin difficult stretch against Trail Blazers… if they play at all

UPDATE: Weather did not permit. After an embarrassing three-game road trip that saw them lose the last two games by combined total of 74 points, the Nets (18-26) are back home in Brooklyn. If weather permits — a dicey proposition at this point — they’ll play the Northwest Division-leading Portland Trailblazers (31-13). Two brutal losses […]