Found December 07, 2011 on
As NBA training camps get set to open in two days, the New Jersey Nets are a team rumored to be involved in trade talks and free agent recruitment. Though that is all speculation, former San Antonio Spurs guard and current Nets coach Avery Johnson has got two members added to his team. Though, they're not necessarily players.
According to the Nets' official website, the Nets have added former Spurs assistant coach P.J. Carlisemo and former Spur Mario Elie to Johnson's staff.
The coach has already reshuffled his bench, adding two new assistants to replace Sam Mitchell and Larry Krystkowiak: NBA stalwart P.J. Carlesimo, who spent last year with the Raptors, and a former teammate, Mario Elie, who spent the last two seasons with the Kings. They join incumbents Popeye Jones, Tom Barrise and Doug Overton.
As Johnson now has a line of great defensive coaches with the right winning mentality, there's still a lot of work to do on the players side. Though all three coaches ...
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The 2011-2012 NBA season will mark the FINAL TIME, the Nets will be called the New Jersey Nets, before heading across the Hudson River to Brooklyn, where they'll be called the Brooklyn Nets.The team didn't spend money on new uniforms, but the team did put together a "new" logo for the final season of the New Jersey Nets.Now is there something WRONG with this logo...
Deron Williams, star point guard for the New Jersey Nets, was the only real true star to play overseas during the lockout. Williams like Chris Paul and Dwight Howard can opt out and become a free agent after this upcoming season. Williams differs here again from Paul and Howard that he wants to stay with his current team for seasons to come.
On Monday Williams did a...
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There is likely no one happier that the lockout is over than Kris Humphries, given the nightmare his life off the court has turned into, courtesy of the NBA free agent's "marriage" to Kim Kardashian.
New Jersey Nets forward Travis Outlaw will be able to begin contact in 10 days after an examination today by Nets team physician Dr. Riley Williams III and hand specialist Dr. Andrew Weiland.
Outlaw fractured his right hand nine weeks ago and had surgery performed at the Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado.
The New Jersey Nets won't have new jerseys for their final season in New Jersey, but they will have a new logo to go on their old jerseys, one that celebrates the 35 years the team spent in New Jersey following time in New York, before they develop new jerseys for their move next year to New York.
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As the countdown to July 1 and Deron Williams’ eventual opt-out begins, coach Avery Johnson said he understands that it’s up to the Nets to prove to their star point guard that he should stick around.
“We’d rather be in this situation, where there is some more pressure...
As the year-end lists filter in this month, remember this: Not many people have had a more humiliating year than NBA free agent Kris Humphries. A year ago, Humphries was known as a mediocre pro basketball player who came off a mediocre bench for the mediocre New Jersey Nets. Now, after a 72-day marriage with Kim Kardashian, he is known as a mediocre...
The New Jersey Nets have a logo celebrating their years in the Garden State--just as they prepare to move to Brooklyn.
When Deron Williams envisions the future, he sees the Nets playing in front of sold-out crowds in Brooklyn. And when he tries to improve the vision, he sees himself playing alongside current Orlando superstar Dwight Howard. Yes, Williams feeding Howard is “in a perfect world,” but while Williams does not...