Found May 23, 2013 on Brooklyn Balling:
Bogdanovic, a Croatian sharpshooter, was drafted by the Heat and traded to the Timberwolves in the 2011 Draft before ending up with the Nets Clearly, this past season didn't end exactly as the Nets and GM Billy King had hoped, with a disappointing Round 1 loss to the banged-up Chicago Bulls. We saw it all from Brooklyn in that series: offensive inconsistency,  defensive shortcomings, mental lapses, blown leads, and the list can go on and on. But what we didn't see was a very deep bench, as long-gone P.J. Carlesimo shrunk his rotation to astronomically-small proportions at times, sticking with ineffective starters as opposed to fresh reserves. However, one could make the argument that such an action was reasonable, as some of the Nets' bench-players just didn't step up in the playoffs. Whomever is coaching the Nets next season shouldn't have that sort of problem, as one of the team's Euro-stash players, Croatian forward Bojan Bogdanovic, is ex...

Jerry Stackhouse is a fighter and wants everyone to know it

Prior to viewing this 8-minute interview of Jerry Stackhouse, I forgot that former NBA player Jerry Stackhouse was somewhat of a fighter. Recently, Stackhouse made an appearance of the ESPN2 show, “Dan Le Batard is Highly Questionable” and talked about some of his best fights over the years in the association. Personally, my favorite story is the time that Stack got into a fight...

Jerry Stackhouse Regales Us Of Some Awesome Fight Stories

Jerry Stackhouse gave an interview on Tuesday in which he detailed his playing days, and specifically some of the fights which he partook in.  Stackhouse at one point made another NBA player bleed and also mentioned that he never really regretted any of them, but came close to feeling sorry about the Laettner squabble.   Just phenomenal.   [Nate Jones] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

CC video of the day: Stackhouse shares stories of NBA fights

Jerry Stackhouse was a guest on ESPN's Highly Questionable and gave us quite the insight on NBA fights. Stackhouse started off talking about how he had to fight for everything growing up but it soon turned into a discussion on any scraps he got into while he has been in the NBA. From Kirk Snyder to Christian Laettner, Stack opened up on fights he got into during his time...

Carlesimo: Nets' Title Expectations Not Realistic Based On Roster

P.J. Carlesimo had a 35-19 record as interim head coach of the Brooklyn Nets and said that expectations from ownership are not lining up with the level of talent on the roster. Carlesimo, however, did say that the Nets' head coach opening is one of the best in the NBA since they are a playoff team. "Having said that, the expectations to win a championship in two years, that’s...

DJ Stephens’ Reported 46-Inch Vertical Jump Is Highest Ever Recorded By The NBA

DJ Stephens, previously of the University of Memphis, is working out for teams as the NBA draft approaches and he turned some heads today during his tryout with the Brooklyn Nets.  According to Chad Ford, Stephens recorded a 46-inch vertical jump and claims that it is the highest vertical ever recorded by the NBA. The jump broke broke Kenny Gregory’s 45.5-inch record which was...

D.J. Stephens Records 46-Inch Vertical

D.J. Stephens has recorded a 46-inch vertical leap during a workout on Wednesday hosted by the Brooklyn Nets, according to a Tweet from ESPN's Chad Ford. Stephens averaged 7.6 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.6 blocks per game in his senior season at Memphis, his first in which he received significant minutes. Stephens was also named Conference-USA Defensive Player of the Year. Stephens...

Stackhouse Kicked a Lot of Ass

Notorious dark alley guy Jerry Stackhouse stopped by Highly Questionable and talked  kicking ass and taking names. Be sure to stick around for some of that good old a cappella that Jerry’s also known for at the end (I guess…..?) Bron Vs Jordan Invasion of the Bowties

Memphis’ D.J. Stephens Sets Record With 46-Inch Vertical Leap, Kissed Rim in Practice (Video)

D.J. Stephens is not guaranteed to get picked in next month’s NBA draft. Teams might have trouble buying that a 6-foot-5 power forward can survive in the pros, so the senior out of Memphis might have to wait until after the draft to sign somewhere as a rookie free agent. Stephens reportedly helped his cause in a workout with the Brooklyn Nets, though. He recorded a 46-inch maximum...
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