Tag: Brooklyn Nets

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13 NBA players crushing it on new teams

Talent is vital to become a professional athlete, but some situations aren't conducive to success. Several NBA players needed a change of scenery, and now they're thriving...
Nets' D'Angelo Russell looking to make impact for new team.

Report: D’Angelo Russell ‘likely to miss several games’ with knee injury

Brooklyn Nets point guard D'Angelo Russell hurt his left knee on Saturday night and could be out "several games" going forward, per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. Wojnarowski...

Each NBA team’s most pleasant surprise so far

So much time is spent analyzing negatives in the NBA that sometimes we forget about the good things happening around the league. Yes, the Cleveland Cavaliers are trapped...
Kristaps Porzingis is a name to watch as NBA trades go down

Ten most surprising developments thus far in NBA season

It's only been roughly two weeks since the start of the NBA season, but there's already a lot we can gather from it. Without question, some disappointing...

WATCH: Trevor Booker sneaks into Cavaliers’ huddle

His Brooklyn Nets are playing much better basketball than most people anticipated. In fact, Brooklyn entered Wednesday's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers as the highest-scoring team in...
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Nick Young on relationship with D’Angelo Russell: ‘It is what it is’

One of the stranger NBA incidents in recent memory came at the end of the 2015-16 season with then Los Angeles Lakers teammates Nick Young and D'Angelo...

15 biggest surprises so far in 2017-18 NBA season

One week into the 2017-18 season, NBA viewers have already seen several unexpected developments. Try as we might, not everything can be predicted. A handful of games...

Nets’ Jeremy Lin out for season with ruptured patella tendon

The Brooklyn Nets didn't just lose their season opener Wednesday against the Indiana Pacers, they lost one of the few players on the roster capable of scoring...
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Top storyline for each NBA team heading into the season

The biggest storyline heading into the 2017-18 NBA season is obviously whether Cleveland and Golden State will match up in the Finals for a fourth consecutive year....
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Top 100 NBA players heading into 2017-18 season

The NBA offseason was three months of raucously petty chaos. Jimmy Butler, Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward, Carmelo Anthony and Paul George all changed teams. Russell Westbrook and...
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Biggest X-factor for each NBA team

Superstars and key players grab the most headlines, but complementary pieces are often a decisive factor in an NBA team's success. For some rosters, the X-factor is a...

One player from each NBA team set to surprise this season

The NBA is a star-driven league. The likes of LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry and Russell Westbrook will make most of the headlines. This is already...
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Biggest question for each NBA team as training camp begins

Down to the last minute with the Carmelo Anthony trade, it was an eventful offseason for the NBA. However, the beginning of training camp will settle roster...
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Kings part owner Shaquille O’Neal has no idea Otto Porter wasn’t signed

Sacramento Kings part owner and TNT analyst Shaquille O'Neal doesn't seem to be keeping up with the league's offseason. Or his own team's, for that matter. In an...
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Report: ‘Several’ parties interested in purchasing Brooklyn Nets

The Brooklyn Nets have been at least partially up for sale for the past few years, but Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov is still the majority stakeholder. After failed...
Nets guard Joe Harris has a pretty interesting revelation about his team.

Nets’ Joe Harris: Team tracks color of players’ urine

Talk about advanced analytics and the like. In speaking to ESPN's Zach Lowe recently, Brooklyn Nets guard Joe Harris had a pretty stunning revelation about his organization....

Report: Blazers trade Allen Crabbe to Nets

The Portland Trail Blazers have cleared some room against the salary cap, reportedly trading high-priced guard Allen Crabbe to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for forward Andrew...
The Brooklyn Nets legit stole from the Toronto Raptors in the DeMarre Carroll trade.

Nets absolutely bamboozled Raptors in DeMarre Carroll trade

The Brooklyn Nets made their second absolutely shocking trade of the summer on Saturday night, reportedly acquiring veteran wing DeMarre Carroll as well as a 2018 first...
Mar 24, 2017; Orlando, FL, USA; Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) drives to the basket as Orlando Magic forward Terrence Ross (31) defends during the first quarter at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Report: Pistons renounce Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, making him unrestricted free agent

After acquiring Avery Bradley from the Boston Celtics on Friday morning, the Detroit Pistons knew they didn't have enough financial capital to retain restricted free agent guard Kentavious...
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Report: Nets looking to package two first-round picks to move up

Most of the Basketball talk in New York City has surrounded the Knicks. And for good reason. Not only are the Knicks a complete dumpster fire, they...
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Five bold predictions for the 2017 NBA Draft

Let's face it: mocking the NBA draft is impossible. The smartest, most well-connected reporters in basketball could all put their heads together to come up with a...
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Glaring needs for 2017 NBA Draft Lottery teams

The countdown has officially begun for the 2017 NBA Draft. This year stands to be one of the deepest drafts in recent memory, with solid players throughout...

The evolution of the worst trade in NBA history

The Nets were attempting to make a splash having just moved from New Jersey to Brooklyn. The idea was to get this re-energized New York City neighborhood...

Five NBA Draft day trades that need to happen

With the NBA Playoffs set to wrap up here in the coming weeks, the focus will soon turn to the offseason. In fact, 27 of the Association's...