The Best of Devin Kharpertian

Mike Fratello Ian Eagle

The Best of Devin Kharpertian While we’re all dealing with the fact that Devin Kharpertian is officially a free agent — somebody give this man the max! — it’s important to give this human the proper send-off that he deserves. Since The Brooklyn Game launched alongside the Nets’ move to New York in 2012, Devin has […]

Report: Nets sign Anthony Bennett to two-year deal

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The Brooklyn Nets have signed Anthony Bennett to a two-year deal at the league minimum, first reported by Michael Scotto of Sheridan Hoops.  Sources: Former No. 1 overall pick Anthony Bennett and the Brooklyn Nets are nearing an agreement. Talks are in advanced stages at this time — Michael Scotto (@MikeAScotto) July 14, 2016 Following […]

Woj: Tony Brown to become lead assistant for the Washington Wizards

Brooklyn Nets interim head coach Tony Brown gestures in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs, Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, in New York. In Brown's first game as interim head coach, the Spurs defeated the Nets 106-79. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Tony Brown is expected to become the Washington Wizards’ lead assistant coach, reports The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Brown, who took over for the fired Lionel Hollins in February on an interim basis, interviewed for the head coaching role that was eventually given to Kenny Atkinson. In Washington, Brown will join a revamped staff that includes the […]

Begley: Nets to work out Anthony Bennett

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During this week’s veteran mini-camp, the Brooklyn Nets will work out Anthony Bennett, reports ESPN’s Ian Begley. Bennett was the no. 1 selection in the 2013 draft, but struggled to adapt to the bigger, stronger, and faster professional game. The former UNLV standout averaged 4.2 points and 3.0 rebounds during his rookie season with the Cleveland […]

Was this the worst season in Nets history?

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In their closing act of the 2015-16 season, what remained of the Brooklyn Nets fell apart in the second half against what remained of the Toronto Raptors, blowing a 21-4 lead and losing 103-96 to a team that rested almost all of its rotation players. It was a fitting ending to a dismal season. The […]

Report: Jeff Van Gundy, Ettore Messina, Ime Udoka draw interest in Nets coaching search

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The Brooklyn Nets will officially be in offseason mode in a few hours, but Nets general manager Sean Marks has already started putting together a list of coaching candidates, which include two of his former colleagues with the San Antonio Spurs. Per Marc Stein of ESPN.com, Marks has “interest” in Spurs assistant coaches Ettore Messina […]

Nets will pick 55th in the 2016 NBA Draft

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If you thought the Brooklyn Nets already hit rock bottom, here’s a shovel. The Toronto Raptors defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 122-98 tonight, ensuring that the Nets will swap their second-round pick with the Los Angeles Clippers and pick 55th overall in this upcoming NBA draft. Sound confusing? Here’s how it works. The Nets traded the […]

Two April Nets games moved from YES to YES 2

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Baseball season kicking off means another annual tradition is back: Nets games getting moved off YES Network for Yankees games. Brooklyn’s April 6th game against the Washington Wizards and April 13th’s contest against the Toronto Raptors have both been pushed to YES 2. Here’s where you’ll find YES 2 in your area: Cablevision Optimum: — […]

Nets injury update: Willie Reed OUT vs. Philadelphia 76ers

Nets center Willie Reed will sit out Tuesday’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers with a sore left knee, the team announced following their Monday practice. Reed has appeared in 35 games to date (one start), averaging 4.4 points and 2.8 rebounds in 10.3 minutes per game. Reed has floated in and out of the rotation […]

Brook Lopez Body-Slams The Raptors Mascot (VIDEO)

Brook Lopez Body-Slams The Raptors Mascot

The animosity between the Lopez twins and mascots is no secret. Brook once led a crusade against Hooper, the Pistons mascot, while Robin has freely admitted he’s going after any and all mascots throughout the NBA. But even though Brook struck a peace treaty with Cavaliers mascot Moondog — and dedicated a performance of his […]