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NEW YORK -- The Brooklyn Nets weren't too worn out from their double-overtime game the previous night to again extend a warm welcome to interim coach P.J. Carlesimo. The Nets dominated the surging Sacramento Kings for most of the game along the way to a 113-93 win Saturday night at the Barclays Center, helped largely by their bench, which contributed 50 points. The starters still led the way on the scoreboard with Brook Lopez scoring 18 points and Deron Williams playing a solid all-around game with 15 points, seven assists and six rebounds. But reserves Andray Blatche and MarShon Brooks chipped in with 15 points apiece and Mirza Teletovic added 14 during a key surge. Joe Johnson, who hit the game-winning shot for the Nets Friday night, scored 15 points as the Nets moved to 5-1 since Carlesimo replaced Avery Johnson. "I just thought we played very well," Carlesimo said. "We played our starters and non-starters. The bench did exactly what we needed them to do....
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After a rocky December that saw the Brooklyn Nets go 5-11, and fire coach Avery Johnson in the process, the Nets started the New Year with 3 wins, dropping Oklahoma City 110-93 in OKC, holding off lowly Washington 115-113 in 2 OT, and scorching the Kings, 113-93 last night. This moves the Nets to 3-0 in the New Year, and more importantly, 5-1 under interim coach PJ Carlesimo, with...
The Brooklyn Nets beat the Washington Wizards in double-overtime last night, but they had to do it without Kris Humphries. Not long before the game, it was announced that Humphries would be out because of a sprained ankle suffered Wednesday night.According to Mike Mazzeo of ESPN New York, Humphries was unable to go after suffering the ankle injury in the fourth quarter of the...
Tweet As a rookie last season MarShon Brooks showed why he was among the better scorers in college basketball as a senior and gave the Nets a glimpse of what they could expect for years to come. With the Nets revamping the roster during the offseason (including the addition of six-time All-Star Joe Johnson) [...]
Brooklyn Nets guard Joe Johnson talked with the media following his double overtime buzzer beating shot in Washington against the Wizards, which resulted in a 115-113 victory for the road team. This was Johnson’s second double overtime game winning shot of the season.
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This weekend, I hopped on a plane and headed to Brooklyn to catch the Sacramento Kings @ Brooklyn Nets game at the new Barclays Center. The billion dollar arena did not disappoint.
While I’ve heard the outside of the Barclays Center looks rusty in the daytime, the place looked very classy in the moonlight. The arena is lit up in such a way that...
Local television ratings have surged for the Brooklyn Nets, but the team still trails the Knicks. In other news, last week’s clash between undefeated Connecticut and Stanford did well enough for ESPNU, and The Golf Channel set a viewership record in 2012. Nets Up Big, Still Trail Knicks: Through Wednesday, [...]
Brook Lopez scored 18 points in 17 minutes to lead six players in double figures, and the Brooklyn Nets got a nice effort from their reserves in beating the Sacramento Kings 113-93 on Saturday night for their third straight victory.
One night after needing two overtimes to escape with a 115-113 victory in Washington, the Nets made sure the starters weren't too taxed. Deron Williams...
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Wednesday night the Brooklyn Nets were in Oklahoma City, facing a Thunder team that was more than ready to annihilate the soul-searching Nets. Instead, Brooklyn came out firing and shocked the world by defeated the Thunder 110-93.
So Friday night’s game against the worst team in the league, the Washington Wizards, should have been an easy victory...
Nothing is too expensive for little Blue Ivy Carter — the daughter of Jay-Z and Beyonce — even when her father has to watch his Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center.
Us Weekly reports the music power couple rents a "luxurious basement suite for $1 million a year" as the little tyke's nursery. You might literally call it the most lavish crib in the city.
nets 115 wizards 1131/4/2013 - Verizon Center, Washington, DCESPN BoxscoreNBA.com Game Highlights
Despite the loss, I'm going to hand out the MVP award to three players: Nene, Jordan Crawford, and the rookie, Bradley Beal. The three combined for 67 points. Just a great game and overall effort by the Wizards. Nene excited the home crowd with a buzzer beater to...
After the Washington Wizards managed to squander a late lead, I caught up with former Wizard Andray Blatche. Blatche’s first game back in DC was nothing short of a nail biter, ending with a Joe Johnson buzzer beater. The former Wizard forward received tons of praise from Nets interim coach PJ Carlesimo saying, “Andray was [...]
Brook Lopez is the highest scoring center in the NBA, but DeMarcus Cousins isn't far behind.
Although Cousins got the better of the most recent matchup, it was Lopez and the Brooklyn Nets that emerged with the win.
The centers will be matched up for the final time this season as the Nets and Sacramento Kings attempt to continue their respective surges Saturday night at Barclays...
Jay-Z and Beyonce apparently rent a $1 million dollar nursery in The Vault at Barclays Center for Blue Ivy Carter to hang out in while they're watching the Brooklyn Nets.
"Jay rents a luxurious...
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