EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — After last season ended, Joe Johnson said he expected changes. After a pricy and disappointing 38-44 season, it was only necessary. But he didn’t see it shaking out the way it happened. “I didn’t see that coming — him getting bought out,” Johnson said Monday morning at the team’s Media Day […]
Former Brooklyn Nets draftee Tyshawn Taylor was arrested and released after using a counterfeit money order in his hometown of Hoboken, N.J. From ESPN/AP: Taylor, 25, turned himself in on Aug. 6, Hoboken police confirmed to NJ.com. Police say Taylor tried to pass off the phony money order at the check cashing section of the […]
For two seasons, Tyshawn Taylor languished at the end of the Brooklyn Nets bench, getting more publicity for facilitating Jason Kidd’s soda spill than anything else he did in a Nets uniform. After leaving the Nets, Taylor spent time playing in Russia and Puerto Rico. Now, he’s trying to help a different New York City […]
Here is the #Nets 19-man Summer League roster. pic.twitter.com/IGfet20XFA — Tom Lorenzo (@TomLorenzo) June 29, 2015 The Nets have officially announced the 19-man roster and schedule for their stints in the Orlando and Vegas summer leagues. Joining second-year players Markel Brown and Cory Jefferson, and rookie Rondae Hollis-Jefferson are a variety of players, ranging from […]
Trying to answer six of the biggest questions for the Nets following the 2015 NBA Draft.
A brief, informal update on this year’s Brooklyn Nets draft picks:
Marquis Teague on Twitter Height: 6’2″ Weight: 185 Date of Birth: February 28, 1993 Years Pro: 2 Before NBA: University of Kentucky Drafted: 29th overall, 2012 NBA Draft – Full Stats – Give Marquis Teague this: he’s fast.
After seasons of 49 and 44 wins, the purely predictive ESPN’s Eastern Conference Forecast ranked the Brooklyn Nets to finish 8th in the conference with a 39-43 record, barely making the playoffs. Do they have a point? The same core as their 49-win 2013 expansion squad will anchor this 2015 Brooklyn team: Deron Williams, Joe […]
The Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics, and Brooklyn Nets officially announced the three-team trade that sends Marcus Thornton away from the Nets for Jarrett Jack and Sergey Karasev Thursday morning. The Nets will also send the draft rights to Eden Bavcic, Christian Drejer, and Ilkan Karaman to the Cavaliers. None of them are expected to make […]
– Box Score – The Nets came into today’s game with six points and ended it with the same amount. Miami won every quarter and the game– good for a clean sweep of all eight points. Brooklyn’s blowout wasn’t from a lack of effort as the Nets aggressively tried to keep up with the Heat’s torrid […]
The Brooklyn Nets will hold pre-draft workouts for a number of second-round prospects on June 24th and 25th at their practice facility in East Rutherford, NJ, the team announced today. Nets GM Billy King will talk to the media after the second workout. Here’s a list of the prospects that the Nets will work out:
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Nets general manager Billy King has never been shy about making deals, and knows that it’s a possibility that they’ll move into the draft once again. “We’re still talking about acquiring a pick if possible,” King said after the team’s free agent camp Wednesday, before later clarifying. “Generally, you don’t know […]