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Handcuffed with the interim tag since assuming the position, Brooklyn head coach P.J. Carlesimo will reportedly get axed if the Nets don’t trump the Chicago Bulls in the first round of the playoffs. Carlesimo, with talented ballplayers Joe Johnson, Deron Williams and Brook Lopez, helped lead the Nets (49-33) to the fourth seed in the Eastern Conference and their first postseason appearance since the 2006-07 campaign. Despite Carlesimo’s solid showing, billionaire owner Mikhail Prokhorov keeps fighting wet dreams about Phil Jackson. “If I were (Prokhorov), I’d give me a lifetime contract and pay me a lot of money,” said Carlesimo, … Continue reading →
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Nets’ Jerry Stackhouse kicked off the first ever playoff game at Barclays Center in Brooklyn by singing the National Anthem prior to Game 1 of the Bulls-Nets playoff series. The 18-year veteran who has also sang the anthem as a member of the Milwaukee Bucks and Dallas Mavericks, does a pretty impressive rendition!
Jay Z may have sold his minority interest in the Nets but he told you in “Open Letter” that he was keeping the courtside seats. Hov was in the building for the first playoff game of the Brooklyn Nets era. Of course Jay had to stunt a little fashion realness for the masses, rocking a black Rich Kids “HOOLIGANS” sweatshirt and black jeans. His look was finished off with a Just...
Back in 2010, Jerry Stackhouse was a member of the Dallas Mavericks and got the chance to sing the United States National Anthem before a game against the Houston Rockets.
Flash forward to 2013, Mr. Stackhouse got the same opportunity to belt out the anthem as a member of the Brooklyn Nets.
Check out his performance below which occurred before the start of game one between the Nets...
Well it appears Kris Humphries won’t have to miss the NBA playoffs after all. After spending 536 days fighting over a staged 72 day marriage, it appears Kris Humphries and Kim Kardashian has reached an agreement. Its officially over.
According to TMZ, Humphries walked away from this marriage with exactly what he came into with absolutely nothing.
Here’s what sources connected...
The Nets are bringing postseason basketball to Brooklyn, and Joakim Noah might have to miss the party.
Noah, who grew up in New York, is battling foot problems and might be sidelined when the series opens Saturday, leaving the Chicago Bulls without their top option to defend Nets All-Star center Brook Lopez.
''It's really hard, it's really hard,'' Noah said...
BallertainmentKim Kardashian – Kris Humphries marriage FINALLY over
Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries are free of one another.
In a good riddance moment, a settlement was reached Friday in Los Angeles, with Kim present, and Kris off attending practice with his Brooklyn Nets teammates.
The couple was supposed to appear in court next month to battle it out, but its speculated that...
Deron will be playing the 1st Nets playoff game of his career tonight. Hopefully he plays many more
When: 8:00 PM; Saturday, April 20th, 2013
Where: Barclays Center; Brooklyn, NY
TV: YES Network/ESPN
There are a lot of reasons for the Nets to be excited for tonight's game vs the Bulls, for obvious reasons. For players like Brook Lopez and MarShon...
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For the first time since the 2006-07 season, the Brooklyn Nets (49-33) have returned to post season; representing the fourth seed in the Eastern Conference. While their glory days of Jason Kidd, Vince Carter, and Kenyon Martin are over, Deron Williams, Brook Lopez, and Joe Johnson are ready to lead a new era in New York’s historic borough.
The second half of the...
It looks like the incredibly drawn out and ridiculously expensive divorce hearing between Kris Humphries and Kim Kardashian is finally coming to an end. K-Hump and the Devil’s Baby Bump could settle as early as today – with TMZ leaking that it has already been settled, pending an announcement in court – avoiding their trial that was set to begin on May 6 and would cost California...
Though Tom Thibodeau says “there’s always a possibility” that Derrick Rose, who missed all 82 regular season games, could appear in the playoffs, the Brooklyn Nets are not game planning for the chance that the Bulls guard could play.
According to Newsday:
The Nets are going about their business as if things aren’t going to change and Rose still will be out. “We are just...
BallertainmentChicago Bulls – Brooklyn Nets Round 1 matchup preview
Though they won 3 of 4 against Brooklyn, the Chicago Bulls will need to be at the top of their game to win the playoff series against the home-court advantaged Nets. Tom Thibodeau’s stalwarts must come with the determination, energy, and robust defense displayed when they ended the respective 27 and 13 game...
The Barclays Center will be popping tonight, rightfully so, for the Nets' 1st playoff game since 2007
With the Brooklyn Nets' 1st-ever playoff game just over six hours away, Brooklyn Balling's pregame coverage is just beginning. After this massive link dump of all the news surrounding the Nets on this all-important day, I'll be writing an introduction...
Jay-Z took to his website, Life and Times, to pen a letter on the Nets as he sold his remaining shares in the team. The transcript is as follows.
Being a member of the Nets organization surpassed some of my greatest ambitions. It was never about an investment; it was about the NETS and Brooklyn. My job as an owner is over but as a fan it has just begun. I’m a Brooklyn Net forever...