Diaries from an Unimportant NBA Preseason Game, Vol. 1

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Diaries from an Unimportant NBA Preseason Game, Vol. 1 It’s hard to believe that Brooklyn Nets basketball is back already. Strangely enough, it feels like it was just last month that the Nets signed Jeremy Lin and traded Thaddeus Young. Before the games start counting, however, there’s the small issue of preseason ahead of us. […]

Stan Van Gundy calls Thaddeus Young-Brandon Jennings rumors “made-up”

Brooklyn Nets' Thaddeus Young (30) drives to the net as Toronto Raptors' Bismack Biyombo (8) and Kyle Lowry (7) defend during first half NBA basketball action in Toronto, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Earlier today, Chris Sheridan of SheridanHoops.com reported that the Brooklyn Nets and Detroit Pistons were considering a potential trade with Thaddeus Young and Brandon Jennings at the center of it. Following the loss of Jarrett Jack last month, Sheridan’s source says that the Nets are determined to replace the guard before free agency begins. However, Jennings will […]

After tough loss in Cleveland, Nets return home


Another Nets game, another disappointing loss. This time it was the great LeBron James doing the Nets in with a game-winning floater with just a second left, propelling the Cavaliers to a 90-88 victory Saturday night in Cleveland. Unlike many of their previous losses, the Nets battled for 48 minutes but just could not sink […]

Reeling Nets seek anything in Detroit

In the scope of the season, the Nets (16-20) hit rock bottom once Brook Lopez’s 30-foot heave fell short, capping a 90-88 loss to the 76ers (6-29). A fast start for Brooklyn was followed by turnovers, missed three-point shots, and overall carelessness that fueled another embarrassing defeat, this time at home to one of the […]

Nets Survive Themselves, Take Down Pistons

The Nets are 11-15. Here’s all the analysis, videos, GIFs, and images to tell the story.

Nets try to halt losing streak against sputtering Pistons

Moral victories do not go a long way in the NBA, but the Nets (10-15) put forth a gritty effort in their loss to Cleveland Friday Night, especially after they lost Deron Williams late in the second quarter with a strained calf. The Nets held the Cavaliers to 40 percent shooting, which aided a last-gasp […]

Grantland Predicts Nets May Struggle To Re-Integrate Lopez, “No Surprise” If Prokhorov Cashes Out

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Zach Lowe joined the chorus of voices skeptical about The Nets’ playoff chances this year. In his annual column that offers readers “33 Crazy Predictions for the NBA season” Lowe predicts that the Detroit Pistons leapfrog one or more of the following projected playoff teams “Miami–Brooklyn–New York–Indiana” under new Head Coach Stan Van Gundy. Now […]


Projected record: 34-48, 11th in East Head coach: Stan Van Gundy Projected record: 34-48 (11th) 2013-14 record: 29-53 2013-14 ORtg: 102.9 (T-19th) 2013-14 DRtg: 107.3 (T-25th) Players in: Stan Van Gundy (coach), D.J. Augustin, Caron Butler, Spencer Dinwiddie, Aaron Gray, Cartier Martin, Jodie Meeks Players out: John Loyer (coach), Chauncey Billups, Josh Harrellson, Peyton Siva, […]



The Nets have given head coach Jason Kidd permission to speak to the Milwaukee Bucks to be the head of their basketball operations after a failed power play to take over the team’s basketball operations, according to a report by Tim Bontemps of the New York Post. No, really, read that sentence again. Do it. […]