Found February 25, 2012 on NY Post:
ORLANDO, Fla. — The first two times he touched the ball in the Rising Stars Challenge last night, Nets rookie MarShon Brooks did something that was not only unnatural for him, it was in direct contrast to orders from Nets All-Star teammate Deron Williams: He passed. “He’s getting fined if...

Report: Nets GM King preparing multiple deals

New Jersey Nets general manager Billy King is working on multiple scenarios to trade for Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard. Sports Illustrated reported that King has put together three- and four-team deals if the Magic decide to deal Howard by the NBA's trade deadline. Howard, who will be a free agent after the season, has made it known that New Jersey is one of his preferred...

Anthony Morrow wears Drazen Petrovic tribute jersey (Picture)

Nets shooting guard Anthony Morrow paid tribute to former Nets star Drazen Petrovic by wearing the late NBA player’s jersey at the Three-Point Contest Saturday. Morrow said he had the move planned for a while. “I instantly thought, ‘If I get chosen, I’m going to wear his jersey,’” Morrow said this weekend. He added, “It was something I always thought about in the back...

Deron wanted to play for Mavs?

Although he may want to remain with the Nets if they acquire Dwight Howard, Deron Williams reportedly expressed a desire to play for the Mavericks last season.

New Jersey Nets preparing trade scenarios for Dwight Howard, according to Sports Illustrated report

In his latest column, Sports Illustrated's Chris Mannixr writes that New Jersey Nets general manager Billy King is working to put together "possible three- and four-team trade scenarios to pitch when [Orlando Magic GM Otis] Smith is ready to talk." Those discussions likely won't take place until after this weekend's All-Star break since it's in Orlando...

Nets still working on deal for Dwight Howard

You cannot blame Billy King for being obsessive about this trade. After all, everyone knows that the New Jersey Nets will be unable to land Dwight Howard in free agency next summer, so their best shot is to trade for him now and lock him up long term, then they can turn their attention towards a new deal with PG Deron Williams. It is rumored that King has not only a 3-team deal...

WATCH: Nets owner Prokhorov raps in video in bid for Russian presidency

MOSCOW — Just over a week before Russia’s presidential election, billionaire candidate Mikhail Prokhorov’s rapping skills have made him an Internet star. Prokhorov, who shares ownership of the New Jersey Nets basketball team with U.S. rapper Jay-Z, took to the microphone on a Russian television show two weeks...

The Nets attempt to lure Dwight Howard to Brooklyn

At last night’s matchup in New Jersey between the Nets and the visiting Orlando Magic, the Nets flirted with tampering as they “laid out the red carpet” for opposing center, Dwight Howard. The nest featured large pictures of their new stadium in Brooklyn directly outside of the Magic’s locker room. This is possibly the most pathetic thing that I’ve personally witnessed...

Deron Williams reportedly told Mavericks he’d like to join them

In Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game, any talk of trade rumors or free agency is most likely going to center around the host team’s star attraction, Dwight Howard. But let’s not lose sight of the fact that there’s another big-time player in the game who could be up for grabs on the open market soon: Deron Williams. Williams is expected to opt out of his contract with the Nets after...

Deron’s late 3 ‘All’ wrong

ORLANDO — Deron Williams had the chance to cap off one of the most exciting finishes in All-Star Game memory. The East, down 21 points earlier, roared back and were within two points when the Nets point guard lined up a 3-pointer from the left side with 8.9 seconds left...

Deron Williams steals Dwight Howard's pass and jams; Chad Ford believes they're future Mavs

So much awesome defense in this video. Dwight Howard swats Brook Lopez's shot and tries to start a fast break, but Deron Williams picks off D12's pass and takes it in for a two-handed jam. It wasn't enough to win the night; the Magic topped the Nets, 108-91. Williams finished with 23 points (8-18 FG and 3-3 FT), four 3-pointers, six rebounds, eight assists, two...

Midseason Awards

I like appletinis, burnt filet mignon, and tip like sh*t T... TO’s Handing Out the Hardware Above the Rim Point Guards Deron Williams, Nets Has only missed one game and has been a beast. Chris Paul, Clippers Missed 5 games this season, but is still averaging 19 points, 2.3 steals and nearly 9 assists. Shooting Guards Dwyane Wade, Heat Missed 9 games earlier this season and...
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