Found August 24, 2012 on
The NBA Passionista:
Sure, we can say it’s “possible” the Nets could win a ring, and other catch phrases like “time will tell” and “nothing’s guaranteed” but I sort of, you know, giggled when Joe Johnson suggested the Nets could win a title this year. I know what you’re thinking “That’s what he should say” ….but still [...]
BEST OF MAXIM
Mikhail Prokhorov, the Russian playboy, entrepreneur, franchise owner and overall giant (6’8) has made significant progress in his attempts to turn around the failing Nets organization. In fact, he’s doubled his initial investment made just 2 years ago.
Bust out the vodka, Brooklyn.
Yup, the newly resigned center is confident that the Brooklyn Nets are now championship contenders.
“Obviously our main goal is no question the NBA championship. I think it is realistic for us. We’re already a good playoff team so with the addition of other pieces, we can target the ring…”
Joe Johnson, Deron Williams, Gerald Wallace and Lopez now make up the “Core Fore”…...
If it is, it looks pretty sweet...(Courtesy of Bob's Blitz)
Donte Greene has agreed to sign with the Brooklyn Nets, according to a source.
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...
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...