D’Angelo Russell was the biggest offseason acquisition by the Brooklyn Nets. While the Nets traded away the beloved Brook Lopez, the addition of Russell, a polarizing, but talented playmaker, was a solid consolation prize. Russell just might be the highest upside young prospect that switched teams this offseason in franchise player deals. (To note, the […]
Time: 7:30 PM EST Location: Barclays Center Watch: YES Network, Fox Sports Go Listen: WFAN 660 AM/101.9 FM The Nets are coming off of a strong performance against the crosstown rival New York Knicks with a 120-112 victory on Sunday night. The Nets were on fire from the three-point line banging in 19 shots from […]
Opponent: Toronto Raptors Time: 7:30pm Location: Air Canada Center Watch: YES Network Listen: WCBS Radio If not the Sixers, then who? That’s the question buzzing in the background of watering holes throughout Brooklyn after the Nets’ road loss in Philadelphia on Sunday. After the loss, Brooklyn burrowed themselves in a tie for the fewest wins in […]
Nets wrap up road trip against Russell Westbrook and the Thunder The Brooklyn Nets will look to improve their record to 5-8 as they conclude a tough four-game Western Conference road trip against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Brooklyn fell in consecutive losses to the Los Angeles Clippers and Lakers earlier in the week, but things […]
Anthony Bennett, forward 2015-2016: 4.4 MPG, 1.5 PPG, 1.2 RPG, 0.0 APG, .3 SPG, 0.0 BPG, 29.6 FG%, 21.4 3PT%, 90.0 FT%, 19 GP Who is Anthony Bennett? To the casual fan, Anthony Bennett is probably the fourth-most known member of the Brooklyn Nets, and not for the right reasons. Currently in the conversation, if not […]
For those unfamiliar, Around the ‘Nets is a quick-fire round-up of all your relevant news out of Brooklyn, however, last night marked a special occasion: free agency. As soon as the clock struck midnight, rookie general manager Sean Marks could officially start chatting with players. Although the Nets have made no real moves yet, plenty of […]
The Nets’ quest for three straight wins for the first time this season fell short Saturday night, despite a fourth-quarter comeback that yielded 37 points. It was a frustrating game for the Nets who had played terrific at home of late, winning six of seven entering Saturday’s game. Tonight, the Nets (7-16) welcome in the […]
Hey, so here’s both of Mason Plumlee’s dunks Saturday night in the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest. The first was assisted on by fellow Duke alumnus Kyrie Irving, who threw the ball off the side of the backboard to Plumlee, who pulled it under and around the rim for a reverse slam. It came with a […]
19-year-old rookie Zach LaVine tore the house down at Barclays Center with his dunks so badly they might get another leak from the roof. LaVine, who came out to a live performance of the “Space Jam” theme song, threw down a reverse between-the-legs dunk off a bounce while wearing a Space Jam jersey and Space […]
Check out highlights from the Nets at the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge Friday night.
The Rising Stars Challenge, which used to pit rookies against sophomores, now pits a mixture of the two in a U.S.A. vs. World format. Plumlee, who also played on the U.S. Men’s National Basketball Team this summer, will represent America, while the Croatian-born Bogdanovic will play for the world squad.