Found August 26, 2012 on
It has been a long, fast-paced off-season for the Brooklyn Nets with many additions as well as subtractions. With nearly a complete roster overhaul, except for five players, the Nets look to be contenders this upcoming season. However, there is still one piece of the puzzle left to find in the free agent pool. The Nets desperately need help both offensively and defensively off the bench at the big man position. Luckily enough there are a few savvy veterans that could find themselves suiting up for the Brooklyn squad. But which one is the best fit for one or two seasons? Nets 101 will rank the top available big men that the Nets should sign to help their quest for an NBA title. 4. Kenyon Martin Defense wins championships and even though Martin will get his share of blocked shots he cannot shut down another opposing big man. The former Net is known for his athletic play off-ball including blocks, screens and finishing off a few ally-oop slams. But Martin is on the wrong side of 30 an...

Sharapova: Engagement to Vujacic off

Maria Sharapova says she is no longer engaged to professional basketball player Sasha Vujacic. Speaking after a third-round victory at the U.S. Open on Friday, the four-time Grand Slam title winner says their relationship has been over ''since the end of spring, actually.'' Adds Sharapova: ''It was obviously a challenging decision, you know, from both of...

Nets sign Donte Greene Nets sign Donte Greene The Nets have come to terms with Donte Greene to give him a training camp invite with a non guaranteed contract. Greene is a former first round pick from Syracuse, as the 6-11 forward is now the 14th person under contract with the Nets and would be a backup for Gerald Wallace, and Mirza Teletovic. He has played his first 4 seasons...

Breaking Down the Brooklyn Nets’ Off-Season

  Added: Joe Johnson (Trade), Mirza Teletovic (FA), C.J. Watson (FA), Reggie Evans (Trade), Jerry Stackhouse (FA) Lost: Anthony Morrow (Trade), Gerald Green (FA), Jordan Farmar (Trade), Johan Petro (Trade), Jordan Williams (Trade), DeShawn Stevenson (Trade) Draft: Tyshawn Taylor (2nd Round, 41st Overall), Ilkan Karaman (2nd Round, 57th Overall) Free Agency Analysis: Free Agency...
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