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Now this is awesome. After an incredible Game 4 performance which included a 23 point fourth quarter against the Brooklyn Nets in a triple OT thrilling win, Nate Robinson compared his style of play to the retro video game, NBA Jam. “I always tell [Rip Hamilton], ‘I always think I’m on fire.’ Kind of like the old-school game NBA Jam. You make a couple, the rim’s on fire. When you shoot the ball, the ball’s on fire. I feel like that at times-well, all the time-whenever I’m in the game,” Robinson said postgame. Thanks to another amazing performance in the Game 1 vs. the Heat, ESPN’s SportsNation mashed Nate’s big fourth quarter with NBA Jam visuals and sound effects:
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The Brooklyn Nets took the Chicago Bulls seven games deep into their Eastern Conference quarterfinals matchup.
It still was not enough for P.J. Carlesimo to keep his spot.
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DALLAS, Texas Larry Brown has always been known as a traveling man. The SMU basketball coach could be leaving again, according to at least one report.
Brown, who has been at SMU just one season, was on a short list of candidates to be the next coach of the Brooklyn Nets, an anonymous source told ESPN's Chris Broussard.
The other candidates, according to Broussard's tweet...
Mike Dunleavy is a serious candidate for the Brooklyn Nets head coaching job, the New York Daily News reports.
The Nets decided not to retain interim coach P.J. Carlesimo, who went 35-19 during the regular season after replacing Avery Johnson as the team’s head coach in December.
Jeff Van Gundy was initially reported to be a candidate for the job, but Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski...
Days after clipping interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo, Nets management is reportedly determined to lure Phil Jackson to lead the team in Brooklyn. The 63-year-old Carlesimo, who helped guide the Nets (49-33) to the fourth seed in the Eastern Conference and their first postseason appearance since the 2006-07 campaign, was fired on May 5 following Brooklyn’s loss in the first round...
Jerry Sloan and Deron Williams in Utah.credit: mensbasketballhoopscoop.com
After news broke that the Brooklyn Nets will not be retaining P.J. Carlesimo, the franchise will be looking for their third head coach in less than a year. Carlesimo replaced Avery Johnson, who was fired earlier in the season.
Rumors have been flying about who the next head coach might be. With their roster...
Kris Humphries cant be solely to blame for the loss to the Bulls last week but I’m sure his drinking and partying the night before helps his case.
As US Magazine reports:
According to a source, the towering athlete was “out late” at NYC hotspot Beauty & Essex on Friday evening, arriving around 9 p.m. and leaving past 1 in the morning.
Humphries, 28, was at the venue to...
After being contacted by the Brooklyn Nets, Phil Jackson has reportedly turned down their offer for the vacant head coaching position.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports:
Phil Jackson has rejected the Brooklyn Nets’ overtures to take over as coach, a league source told Yahoo! Sports.
Nets general manager Billy King talked with Jackson on Tuesday, and Jackson, the...
Although he did a solid job in the regular season after taking over for Avery Johnson (going 35-19), Carlesimo knew that he wasn't likely to lose the interim tag, a fact which was entrenched with Brooklyn's embarrassing 1st-round playoff defeat
The Nets-Bulls opening round series of the Eastern Conference Playoffs was filled with crazy runs, comebacks, shots...
Phil Jackson would prefer a front office Pat Riley style position, but that isn’t going to stop teams from speaking to him about taking over as their head coach.
The Nets need a coach who is an expert of getting talented players on the same page, that is something Jackson excels at.
The Brooklyn Nets have contacted Phil Jackson about replacing the outgoing P.J. Carlesimo, according...
The Nets have been long-rumored to be interested in Jackson as a possible head coach. But now, that rumor might be looking more and more like pure speculation at this point, as Jackson has rebuffed the Nets' offer already
Ever since the firing was announced, and even earlier in the season when P.J. Carlesimo's departure from the Nets seemed more imminent...
The Brooklyn Nets have contacted Phil Jackson to gauge his interest in their head coaching vacancy.
Jackson is currently consulting the Detroit Pistons on their search for a new head coach. Jackson is helping the Pistons as a favor to owner Tom Gores.
The Nets fired P.J. Carlesimo following their Game 7 elimination to the Chicago Bulls.
Jackson is believed to prefer a role in a team...
It was reported yesterday that the Brooklyn Nets extended an offer to Phil Jackson to replace P.J. Carlesimo as the team's next head coach. It was considered a long shot, and it appears that Jackson has turned down the offer. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Jackson told the Nets that he has no interest in the team's coaching vacancy.After connecting with...
The Brooklyn Nets, after being tossed by the Chicago Bulls in 7 games in the Eastern Conference quarterfinals, were in search for a new coach. Monday, there were reports the Nets were in talks with the iconic Phil Jackson, but according to Adrian Wojnarowski, he has rejected their coaching offer. Phil Jackson has rejected the Brooklyn [...]The post Phil Jackson Rejects Brooklyn...
It didn’t take long for the Nets to oust their coach after they were bounced from the playoffs by the Chicago Bulls.
”The Brooklyn Nets organization would like to thank P.J. for his efforts with the team in his roles as both head coach and assistant, and for his contributions to the team’s success both on and off the court. We wish P.J. and his family only the best in the years...
Rapper and South Beach resident, Lil’ Wayne, jumped on the Bulls bandwagon after the team’s incredible Game 1 win 93-86 on Monday night. After tweeting out “Nate the Great!”, Wayne met up with the team after dinner for a photo op which Rip Hamilton shared through his Instagram account.