Found November 16, 2012 on Jocks and Stiletto Jill:
PLAYERS: Joe Johnson
TEAMS: Brooklyn Nets
Pistons_vs_hawks_4239
  I guess Joe Johnson is enjoying playing up north. The Nets beat the Celtics 102-97 but Joe Johnson’s so-so shooting continues. The guard ended the night with 19 points on 6 of 19 shooting but Brooklyn got the W so that’s what’s important right? Check Joe’s pregame steeze; charcoal gray suit, black scarf and [...]
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Nets Injury Update: MarShon Brooks Will Return To Action

Brooklyn Net's sophomore guard MarShon Brooks will take the court tonight after spraining his ankle during last Friday's morning shoot-around. The Nets play the Boston Celtics on TNT.Coach Avery says @marshon2 will play tonight, though we can expect a similar rotation due to the success of the #BKNbenchmob #injuryupdate— Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) November 15, 2012Brooks...

Nets Injury News: Gerald Wallace Won't Play Tonight

Gerald Wallace has already missed five straight games.  Tonight will mark his sixth.  The Brooklyn Nets forward has been working his way back from a sprained left ankle.  However, he is not quite ready to take the court again. Wallace initially suffered the injury in the season-opener.  He has not played since and is following team instructions for his rehab, says Mike Mazzeo...

Brooklyn Nets Games will be Broadcasted in Spanish

¡HOLA, BROOKLYN! Foto © Rafael Hernández Brito Starting tonight, Brooklyn Nets games will be broadcasted in Spanish via Univision Radio. The Nets announced today Univision will broadcast 60 regular season games on WADO 1280AM. Play-by-play voice for the NFL Sunday night and Monday night games for Univision, Rafael Hernández Brito, will be calling Nets games. For an area of...
HE HELD HIM UP THOUGH

Keith Bogans' hard foul on Leandro Barbosa

The screencaps on this Keith Bogans foul look worse than the GIF. Look, if Bogans snaps Leandro Barbosa’s neck, then we might be talking flagrant. He’s only holding Leandro’s neck to prevent him from crashing to the floor. That’s just tough Brooklyn Nets playoff basketball right there – in November. [via @CJZero] [via @Jose3030] Filed under: Basketball

Williams, Lopez power Nets in Brooklyn

Joe Johnson made the tiebreaking basket with 3:03 left, Deron Williams and Brook Lopez each scored 24 points, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Boston Celtics 102-97 on Thursday night for their fourth straight victory. Williams had eight assists and made all nine free throws on a night Paul Pierce had two huge misses in the final minute for the Celtics, who played without injured point...

Recap: Truth’s heroics not enough in Brooklyn

  This one started off as we all thought it would-C’s looked tired & sloppy and were out-hustled by the Nets. After 1Q, Brooklyn was up 31-26 and the C’s had given-up 50% FG and already committed 6 turnovers. Things then started to turn around a bit in the 2nd. Behind some fantastic play from Bass and Barbosa, who had 10 pts in the quarter, the C’s pulled to within 3...

Comments from the Other Side - Nets 11/16

Two things are certain from the comments. Nets fans hate Courtney Lee. They don't like having more Celtics fans at their games than Nets fans. And, they couldn't deny the fact that they caught several breaks from the refs. They also realize that they lucked out with Rondo's absence. Enjoy today's Comments... No Rondo. Celtics playing the second half of a...

Flop of the Night

Jared Sullinger hasn't gotten much respect from the refs and in fact, he has been a foul magnet. Seems like sometimes the poor kid gets fouls for looking at someone. But against the Nets, Jared was given the benefit of the doubt. That's because he was matched up with a serial flopper. Reggie Evans is such a known flopper that he was featured in the video that the NBA...

Flopping Warnings - Evans and Martin

I had posted before that Reggie Evans needed to be warned for his flop from the Celtics game vs the Brooklyn Nets the other night. It was so obvious that the refs didn't even fall for it. Word came out from the NBA that he has been warned for it. Kind of restores a little faith in the officiating. Maybe. Kevin Martin has also been warned for a flop from the Thunder'...

A Look Inside Springfield Armor Media Day 2012

Team Twine received their first credentials for the Springfield Armor’s Media Day. The Armor are the D-League affiliate to the Brooklyn Nets, and have quite the roster of NBA talent. Here’s a look inside our day yesterday at the Basketball Hall of Fame. A huge thanks to Eli Pearlstein and the Springfield Armor for letting us cover media day.

Celtics Post Game Show vs Brooklyn Nets, immediately following the game

  The CLNS Radio Boston Celtics Post Game series continues their season-long initiative to cover every single Boston Celtics game. Tonight, the Celtics square off against the Brooklyn Nets for the first time this season. Your hosts will be Matt Rury, Sean Bakke and Calvin Chamberlain. We will go live, immediately following the game, and will be taking your calls during [...]

Preview and Official Report Celtics (5-3) at Nets (4-2) 11/15

   at  Boston Celtics (5-3) at Brooklyn Nets (4-2) Thursday, November 15. 20128:00 PM ET Regular Season Game #9, Road Game #5TV:  TNT,  NBACRadio:  WEEI, WFAN  Barclays Center Referees:    Tony Brothers,  John Goble,  Scott Wall    The Celtics take on divisional rival Brooklyn Nets.  Both teams have a new look since the Celtics swept the series last season.  The...

Sean Grande: Rondo Out for Tonight’s Game in Brooklyn

Sean Grande has tweeted that Rajon Rondo is out for tonight’s game against the Brooklyn Nets. Leandro Barbosa will start in his place.

Brooklyn Nets 102, Boston Celtics 97: C’s let one slip away with poor execution down the stretch

In the Celtics first game in the brand new Barclays Arena, some basketball was being played through the music being blared through the loud speakers.  The Celtics were without Rajon Rondo after his ankle sprain last night, with Leandro Barbosa starting in his place.  With the game tied 87, Brooklyn pulled away and despite the Celtics best efforts (including a dicey foul on D-Will...
Nets News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.