LeBron James and Kyrie Irving follow Derrick Rose’s lead, wear “I Can’t Breathe” shirts before Cavs-Nets game
Dec 8, 2014, 7:45 PM EST
Irving and James honor Eric Garner with shirts.
Sixers’ K.J. McDaniels with a two-handed rejection, has more preseason blocks than Anthony Davis (VIDEO)
Oct 21, 2014, 8:30 PM EST
McDaniels has amassed 14 blocked shots this preseason — more than guys like DeAndre Jordan and Anthony Davis.
Oct 13, 2014, 1:22 PM EST
He has yet to find his shooting rhythm in the NBA but that will come.
Sep 16, 2014, 1:50 PM EST
Kirilenko played by far career-low 19 minutes per game last season
Jul 22, 2014, 8:20 PM EST
Brooklyn reaches regular-season roster limit of 15 players
Jul 14, 2014, 10:20 PM EST
Projected cost of Nets’ roster, including luxury taxes: $128,164,804
Jun 24, 2014, 9:40 PM EST
Former Michigan State Spartan was slated to make minimum salary in 2014-15
May 15, 2014, 2:45 PM EST
The Nets are in a spending spiral with no easy way out… not that Mikhail Prokhorov cares.
May 10, 2014, 11:20 PM EST
Brooklyn was 15-of-25 from three — nobody can stop Mirza Teletovic. Nobody.
May 8, 2014, 10:14 PM EST
Deron Williams is held scoreless, and Heat take a 2-0 series lead over Nets.
May 2, 2014, 10:17 PM EST
Deron Williams led the way as the Nets avoided elimination.
May 1, 2014, 2:03 AM EST
Toronto blows 26-point lead, rallies to win
Apr 15, 2014, 3:46 PM EST
It’s not something you could ever prove (and the Nets may not even do it), but they could rest guys in hopes of falling into a first-round matchup with Toronto.
Mar 29, 2014, 9:30 AM EST
Andray Blatche managed to miss a wide open dunk in Brooklyn’s win over the Cavs.
Mar 18, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
The Suns were supposed to be in rebuilding mode, but surprised everyone by being a part of the playoff picture all season long. But a recent slide has the team in real danger of missing the postseason, which would now come as a huge disappointment.
Feb 7, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
A week from now the eyes of the basketball world will be on New Orleans for the NBA’s Damian Lillardapalooza. … er, I mean the NBA’s All-Star weekend. While Sunday’s All-Star Game is the big show, I’ve always found Saturday night’s series of skill contests more fun than the no-D exhibition that is the All-Star…
Feb 7, 2014, 3:34 AM EST
Our quick look around the NBA, or what you missed while reading about how strange the 1904 Olympic marathon in St. Louis was…. Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors. After a decent shooting first quarter (but one the Warriors as a team would like to forget) Curry got hot — 10-of-14 shooting, 4-of-5 from three, 28…
Feb 6, 2014, 11:07 PM EST
A Spurs team without many of its stars can still prove difficult for opponents to deal with, in large part because of the way San Antonio consistently stacks its team with players perfectly suited to perform in the highly-disciplined system engineered by tenured head coach Gregg Popovich. That was true for a while in Thursday…
Jan 20, 2014, 6:58 PM EST
NEW YORK – The last time the Nets faced the Knicks, they were without Deron Williams and Paul Pierce due to injury, and a fully healthy New York squad thumped Brooklyn back on Dec. 5 at Barclays by a 30-point margin. A little more than a month later, things have completely changed for both sides. The…
Jan 17, 2014, 4:01 AM EST
Our quick look around the NBA, or what you missed while thinking Ronald McDonald may have an anger management issues (no, not that one)… Joe Johnson, Brooklyn Nets. He remains one of the best (sometimes overlooked) shooters in the game. In the first half the Nets largely ran the offense through their “power forward” Paul…
Jan 6, 2014, 6:17 PM EST
Nets point guard Deron Williams — who has already missed 11 games this season due to ankle injuries — is out again Monday night as the Nets host the Atlanta Hawks. Stephan Bondy of the New York Daily News tweets some of the details. Deron Williams is out tonight with an ankle sprain. There was…
Dec 23, 2013, 5:08 PM EST
The Nets are capped out and have 15 guys on the roster — they cannot add another body under the NBA rules. However with Brook Lopez out for the season, they want to. Need to, really, when you consider the injury history of players on the roster. So the Nets are going to file the…
Dec 11, 2013, 10:04 AM EST
Paul Pierce returned to the Nets lineup on Tuesday after missing the last four games with a broken bone in his hand. But he wasn’t in his usual spot in the team’s starting lineup. Facing his former Boston Celtics, Pierce came off the bench for just the fourth time in his storied career. And his head…
Dec 2, 2013, 12:02 PM EST
The Basketball Gods are treating the Brooklyn Nets like Odysseus. The already injury plagued 5-12 Brooklyn Nets will be without Paul Pierce for 2-4 weeks due to a broken third metacarpal bone in his right hand the team announced Monday. That is the bone that basically connects your middle finger to your wrist. The injury…
Nov 30, 2013, 3:30 PM EST
UPDATE 7:14 p.m.: Paul Pierce is now officially out Saturday against the Grizzlies. 3:30 p. m.: Injuries have been the story do far this season for the Brooklyn Nets, a team many expected to be legitimate contenders in the Eastern Conference. The latest one is to Paul Pierce, who isn’t expected to play when the…
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