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Brook Lopez is not very good at the power of persuasion.After playing Sunday night for the first time this season, having sat 32 games because of a broken foot, Lopez brought his case to play last night before Nets coach Avery Johnson. He would have been better off asking...
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New Jersey Nets backup point guard Jordan Farmar will be sidelined until after the All-Star break because of a groin injury.
Nets coach Avery Johnson said Farmar re-injured his groin in Saturday's win over Chicago. He missed Sunday night's game against Milwaukee and will sit out contests at New York on Monday and at home against Orlando on Wednesday.
Johnson hopes to have...
Here’s the good news: Brook Lopez returned to the court and was pain-free.
Lopez, the Nets’ high-scoring center, made his season debut in last night’s 92-85 loss to the Bucks in Newark after being sidelined for 32 games with a broken right foot.
The big man said he...
New Jersey Nets forward Kris Humphries will miss Wednesday's game against the Orlando Magic because of a strained left calf.The Nets don't play again until Feb. 28 when they travel to Dallas after the All-Star Game.The 27-year-old is averaging 13.6 points 10.5 rebounds in 32 games for New Jersey this season.
NEWARK — Ersan Ilyasova had career highs of 29 points and 25 rebounds, and the Milwaukee Bucks snapped a four-game losing streak with a 92-85 victory over New Jersey on Sunday night, spoiling the season debut of Nets center Brook Lopez.
Ilyasova's 25 rebounds tied the NBA single-game high this...
I spoke late last week with New Jersey Nets guard and former Georgia Tech star Anthony Morrow, primarily about his selection to the 3-point contest at the NBA All-Star game this weekend in Orlando. You may know that Morrow was undrafted out of Tech and made the Golden State Warriors roster in 2008 as a rookie free agent. He scored 37 points in his first start – the most...
NETS F Shawne Williams will undergo surgery on February 22 to remove a bone fragment from his left foot, Nets GM Billy King announced. The surgery will be performed at the Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan by foot specialist Dr. Martin O'Malley.
New Jersey Nets forward Shawne Williams will undergo surgery on February 22 to remove a bone fragment from his left foot.
Ersan Ilyasova had career highs of 29 points and 25 rebounds, and the Milwaukee Bucks snapped a four-game losing streak with a 92-85 victory over the Nets on Sunday night, spoiling the season debut of Nets center Brook Lopez, who played 22 minutes.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Nets forward Shawne Williams will undergo surgery on Wednesday to remove a bone fragment from his left foot.
Visitors to the Nets’ website yesterday were greeted with a picture of Deron Williams and Dwight Howard.
The image of the two superstars was being used to promote tonight’s game, the only time the Magic will play at Prudential Center this season and the Nets’ final game before the...
At least one person wasn’t booing Kris Humphries at the Garden on Monday night.
Humphries, in an appearance on ESPN Radio yesterday, said he and Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin ran into each other following the Nets’ 100-92 win, and Lin told him the Garden crowd was overly hostile...
Linsanity ran into reality: All-Star Deron Williams wasn't getting embarrassed by the Harvard guy again. Williams scored a season-high 38 points, outplaying Jeremy Lin and leading the New Jersey Nets to a 100-92 victory over the New York Knicks on Monday night. Lin began his remarkable run against the Nets about two weeks ago, but Williams and the Nets were ready for him this time.
Jordan Farmar (strained groin) is out until the All-Star Break