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Struggling Pistons host Nets

Nope. The Brooklyn Nets played the Philadelphia 76ers tough on Tuesday night, but couldn’t bring it all the way home as they lost 106-101. The opponent this evening will be the Detroit Pistons. It’s been an incredibly disappointing season for Stan Van Gundy’s team, and even though they’re still in the playoff race, time’s running out. They lost to the Heat on Tuesday and...
Via Nets Daily
2 hours ago

Did an incorrect call cost the Nets the game vs. 76ers?

last 2 minutes Lin The NBA's Last Two Minutes officiating report on the Nets-76ers game Tuesday states that a traveling call on Jeremy Lin with 1:12 left  was incorrect. The call, with the Nets down 102-101, came at a critical time at the end of the game. The call could very well have affected its outcome. Here’s the key comment from the report... Lin (BKN) fumbles the...
Via Nets Daily
10 hours ago

Two Nets looking forward to their Detroit homecomings

Hard as it is to believe, the last-place Nets actually got complacent after winning three of four. In Tuesday’s 106-101 loss, the Nets were caught sleeping on the 76ers, and they don’t plan to make the same mistake Thursday when visiting the Pistons in suburban Detroit. “We don’t have the luxury of looking past teams,...
Via New York Post
13 hours ago

Brooklyn Nets Podcast - The Glue Guys: The Importance of Winning

The Glue Guys talk about why the Nets actually doing well matters, (7:00) is Rondae Hollis-Jefferson a good or bad player, (15:20) the sneaky KJ McDaniels contract decision. (24:00) Killer Komparisons: All-Disney Basketball Team. Then they end the pod with talking about proper bus and subway etiquette. Subscribe to Glue Guys on iTunes
Via Nets Daily
14 hours ago

Nets’ Sean Kilpatrick solid off the bench in return from injury

Sean Kilpatrick made his return to the court after missing seven games with an injured hamstring, the first games he had missed due to injury as a Net. “I felt great,” Kilpatrick said. “I can’t complain how everything was run. It would’ve been better with a win, but that’s how everything rolled.” Kilpatrick finished with...
Via New York Post
1 day ago

Nets’ closing-strong goal hits a disappointing snag

The Nets are likely to finish the season in the cellar, but have talked repeatedly about closing strong. Tuesday’s night’s 106-101 loss to Philadelphia won’t help. Facing a shorthanded, struggling Sixers team with just nine players – one of them making his season debut — the Nets fell behind by double-figures. And even after fighting...
Via New York Post
1 day ago

Evaluating The Brooklyn Nets Second Unit For Next Season: Part III

Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

Brooklyn Nets: The promising young core

For the Brooklyn Nets there really has not been much to cheer about this season. However, one key to take away from this season is the growth and development of the group of young players that they can build around. Injuries to players on the Nets roster have given the trio of Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, Caris LeVert, and Isaiah Whitehead valuable minutes on the court this season and...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brook Lopez becomes Brooklyn Nets' all-time field goal leader

Brook Lopez became the Nets' all-time leader in field goals made on Sunday, and he spoke about that mark and his 23-point effort that helped Brooklyn to a 107-92 win over the Hawks.
Via YES Network
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jeremy Lin on the Nets' win in Atlanta

Jeremy Lin breaks down the Nets' win in Atlanta, which saw Brook Lopez become the franchise's all-time leader in field goals made.
Via YES Network
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Who should the Nets look for in this year’s draft?

Quiet, don’t tell anyone, but the Brooklyn Nets are flying under the radar coming into this year’s NBA draft as they hold two first round picks. The Nets have this image of a team with no first round picks for the next ten years, but new general manager Sean Marks has done a great job of making that a myth. Yes, the Nets will be giving their first round pick to the Boston Celtics...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: March Madness remembered by three Brooklyn Nets

Three current Brooklyn Nets - former Arizona Wildcat Rondae Holls-Jefferson, Michigan man Caris LeVert, and Villanova alum Randy Foye - re-live their days leading their alma maters through the NCAA Tournament.
Via YES Network
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Nets should go all-in on stealing Kentavious Caldwell-Pope from Pistons

The Brooklyn Nets have nothing to lose.One of the NBA’s worst rebuilds doesn’t show any signs of speeding up unless the Nets make some crazy moves.Stealing Kentavious Caldwell-Pope from the Detroit Pistons is pretty crazy.Here’s Brian Lewis of the New York Post with some information about the Nets flirting with the idea of a move:Caldwell-Pope, 24, will be a restricted free...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Looking ahead to the 2017 draft

Well, it’s finally official, the Brooklyn Nets are shockingly not going to make the playoffs in 2017. So, as is tradition with any losing team in the NBA, it is time to take an early look at players that the Nets could take in the upcoming NBA draft. The Nets will have two first round picks in this years draft, so they will have the opportunity to find young talent that could be...
Via isportsweb.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyle O’Quinn throws shade at Nets after Knicks’ loss

Things have gotten so bad for the New York Knicks this season that they just lost two games to the Brooklyn Nets — the NBA’s worst team — in less than a week. Kyle O’Quinn seemed particularly disturbed by it.After the Nets beat the Knicks 121-110 on Thursday night, O’Quinn was asked about losing to Brooklyn twice in three games. He took that as an opportunity to throw shade...
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Nets sound ready to trade Brook Lopez, but it might be too late

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez has been one of the consistent names on the trade block and on the rumors market for years.This hasn’t changed—and now the brass in Brooklyn sound like they might be ready to deal.Nets general manager Sean Marks and head coach Kenny Atkinson recently joined an interview on WFAN and dropped the following notes about a trade scenario featuring...
Via The Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

The Brooklyn Nets retired a number to honor The Notorious B.I.G

Christopher Wallace, a.k.a. The Notorious B.I.G., is arguably one of the greatest artists in Hip Hop history. He’s also one of the most recognizable figures in popular culture from the borough of Brooklyn. Biggie never lived long enough to know that his beloved home town would become home to the former New Jersey Nets. That hasn’t stopped the now Brooklyn Nets from honoring the...
Via The Comeback
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Nets hang Biggie Smalls banner from rafters during tribute

The Brooklyn Nets honored Biggie Smalls — a Brooklyn native — before Sunday night’s game against the Knicks.It was said that they had a few special things planned for #NetsBiggieNight, and they delivered. A jersey with the number “72” and “The Notorious B.I.G”  inscribed on it was hung from the rafters, and it was a pretty big deal. Biggie’s mom — Voletta Wallace...
Via The Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Kerr spoke with Adam Silver about Warriors’ travel schedule

The brutality of the NBA schedule has once again become a hot button issue with Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr resting all of his top players for a nationally televised game against the San Antonio Spurs Saturday on the second end of a back-to-back. But apparently Kerr had already raised the issue with commissioner Adam Silver several months prior.According to Tom Haberstroh...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies coach blasts critics of his lineup shuffling

David Fizdale has got a place where you can direct all of your criticisms to.Speaking with the media at practice on Wednesday, the Memphis Grizzlies head coach affirmed a continued commitment towards tinkering with his lineups as he sees fit. He also offered a blunt message for all of the skeptics, per Grizzlies sideline reporter Rob Fischer. Fizdale inserted Andrew Harrison and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: The Brooklyn Nets hold on to Brook Lopez

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez and Nets general manager Sean Marks discuss the team deciding not to trade the tenured Net.
Via SNY
February 24, 2017  |  Discuss
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