Found September 16, 2013 on The League News:
PLAYERS: Deron Williams
TEAMS: Brooklyn Nets
The Brooklyn Nets weren’t the elite team everyone thought they would be last season. They made the playoffs, but got knocked out the first round. It wasn’t like they weren’t good, because they definitely were. They just did not live up to expectations. Now, it’s a whole new ball game. The Brooklyn Nets acquired Kevin ...The post Deron Williams: “Our Time Is Now” appeared first on The League News.

After investigation, NBA finds no fault in Nets signing Kirilenko

It may have taken a little over a year for us to iron out all of the details on the Andrei Kirilenko to the Brooklyn Nets story, but these tampering charges filed against Brooklyn should not really come as a shock even if the evidence turned up nothing. Back in May 2012, Crossover Chronicles suggested Kirilenko’s return to the NBA -- after spending time overseas playing in Russia...

Terry getting Brooklyn Nets tattoo

Former Celtic Jason Terry spoke with Newsday's Dan Duggan today, and revealed that he plans on getting a new tattoo that reads "BK All Day" that he will reveal on opening night: Terry intends to have "BK All Day" inked somewhere on his body. The location and design won't be unveiled until Oct. 30 when the Nets open their highly anticipated season at...

Deron Williams: We Want To Run New York

Deron Williams is feeling like Kendrick Lamar these days. The Texas native has had his spirit renewed in Brooklyn with the acquisitions of Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett.  Williams told ESPN New York that he’s rolling with Paul Pierce’s assertion that the Nets are ready to take ownership of the big apple. “That’s my teammate so I’m with him. Of course we want to run New...

Sources: Nets Cleared In NBA's Probe Of Kirilenko Signing

The NBA investigated the Brooklyn Nets for their signing of Andrei Kirilenko and cleared the organization in a "thorough" probe, according to sources. Kirilenko, who made roughly $10 million in Minnesota last season, opted out of the final year of his Timberwolves’ deal and took the Nets’ $3.1 mini-midlevel exception. In doing so, he triggered a wave of anger and...

Report: Jason Terry Getting New Tattoo to Honor Brooklyn Nets, Doesn’t Regret Giant Celtics Leprechaun With Trophy

Jason Terry is 1-for-2 on the tattoo front when it comes to predicting championships. Now he’s looking to get above .500 by inking up for his new team, the Brooklyn Nets. Terry had the Larry O’Brien trophy tattooed on his biceps in October the year the Dallas Mavericks won it all, and he tried to turn the trick again with the Celtics. After signing with Boston last season, Terry...

NBA Investigated Nets’ Signing Of Andrei Kirilenko

The nerve of NBA owners thinking a star Russian basketball player is shady because he chose a mid level exception from a Russian billionaire owner over the tens of millions from another team. That was exactly the scenario when NBA owners complained and cried foul over Andrei Kirilenko opting out of his deal in Minnesota and leaving millions on the table to play for the Brooklyn Nets...

Jason Terry Says He’s Getting A Brooklyn Nets Tattoo

Jason Terry is adding to his tattoo collection which already features a championship trophy from his run with the Mavs and the Celtics logo from his 1-season stint in Boston.  Next up is a ‘BK All Day’ tattoo to represent being a new member of the Brooklyn Nets.   Jason Terry's new tattoo about Brooklyn will be: BK All Day. "You heard it here first," he said...

Deron Williams Supports Teammate Paul Pierce’s Belief That Nets Can Run City

Add Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams to the number of people who have chimed in on the increasing intense Nets/Knicks rivalry. Paul Pierce made waves weeks ago saying that the Nets could run New York City, catapulting their inner city rivals who have been the preeminent New York basketball franchise for years. Knick players Raymond Felton and J.R. Smith shot down Pierce...

No wrongdoing found in Nets' signing of Andrei Kirilenko

When Andrei Kirilenko decided to bolt the Minnesota Timberwolves for the Brooklyn Nets it was impossible for him to leave unnoticed. This was not because of what he meant to the Wolves although his defense and rebounding ability meant plenty. And his offensive prowess wasn't the burning topic either although Kirilenko is a noted passer and finishes well around the rim. As is...

Waiting For Hockey In Brooklyn

from Neil Best of Newsday, It has been 11 months since the Islanders announced they will move to Brooklyn in 2015, but to this point that has been a mostly abstract concept rendered in words and fans' collective imagination. That will change Saturday night when the team hosts the Devils in a preseason contest that marks the NHL's first visit to the borough. ...

Brooklyn Nets land key sponsorship deal

With the highest payroll in the NBA the Brooklyn Nets could use a few more sponsorship deals like this one. The high-powered Nets are set to announce a new five-year multimillion deal with SecureWatch 24 to become the team’s first “presenting sponsor.” The corporate sponsorship allows SW24 to piggyback on all Nets-controlled marketing including ads billboards and in-arena...

Jason Terry to Get a Brooklyn Nets Tattoo


Jason Terry to Unveil a New Tattoo on Opening Night

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