Nets trade Tyshawn Taylor for rights to Edin Bavcic

The Brooklyn Nets have traded Tyshawn Taylor to the New Orleans Pelicans for the rights to Bosnian forward Edin Bavcic, the team announced today. The trade was unofficially reported over the weekend as the Nets acquiring a heavily protected second-round pick, but they acquired Bavcic, a 6’11” forward, instead. Bavcic was a second-round pick in […]

Morning Tip: Nets still undefeated in 2014

Deron Williams, Gary Zielinski

Good morning, Nets fans. Thank you for your continued support of The Brooklyn Game. Buy an iPhone case in The Brooklyn Game Store to give to someone pretentious. Here’s some Nets news and notes from around the ‘net:

Toko, Tyshawn return to Nets with Kirilenko, Terry unlikely

After a two-day stint in Springfield with the team’s D-League affiliate Springfield Armor, Tornike Shengelia and Tyshawn Taylor have been recalled by the Brooklyn Nets, the team announced today. The team sent down Shengelia and Taylor Saturday to get them some playing time in the Armor’s Sunday afternoon game against the Maine Red Claws. The […]

Brooklyn Nets injury report, 10.14.2013

The Brooklyn Nets are in Philadelphia tonight to take on the Philadelphia 76ers in the third game of the #WeTalkinBoutPreseason tour, and seven of the team’s players (six guaranteed) will sit out. Deron Williams, Paul Pierce, Jason Terry, Andrei Kirilenko, Tyshawn Taylor, Tornike Shengelia, and Jorge Gutierrez will all sit for the Nets tonight. Pierce […]

Tyshawn Taylor to Mason Plumlee: “Lock your car doors”

Your browser does not support iframes. Brooklyn Nets rookie Mason Plumlee was the big man on campus during the team’s training camp at Duke University last week, but now he’s gone from college for good, taking on his new status as “rook.” In an interview with YES Network, last year’s rook Tyshawn Taylor details the […]

The Curious Case of Tyshawn Taylor


BY RICH NARDO Very few NBA point guards boast as impressive of a pedigree as Tyshawn Taylor. This is what makes it so frustrating that he is so far removed from the prototype of the position. A true point guard is a team leader, on and off the floor. He’s more interested in setting up […]