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Yeah, that’s Chrissy Teigen, by the way. You know what Brook Lopez looks like.
Moving on, while Brook Lopez has been putting up big numbers throughout his five-year NBA career, the Brooklyn Nets center appears to be having a coming-out party of sorts this season. Perhaps it has something to do with the Nets moving to Brooklyn or maybe people are simply just starting to catch on to what a phenomenal big man Lopez has been during his young career.
The fact is, Brook Lopez is beginning to get noticed big time. And not only that, one of the many perks of an increasingly higher profile is the kind and caliber of people who take notice. Case in point: Supermodel Chrissy Teigen.
Teigen was at Barclays Center on Tuesday to watch the hometown Nets host the Los Angeles Lakers and the stunning model took to Twitter to gush about how much she is turning into a huge fan of Lopez.
Brook Lopez I’ve never heard of you but you’re my new favorite person ever you’re just enormous
— christine teigen (...
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Brooklyn Nets rookie forward Mirza Teletovic, a 27-year-old rookie from Bosnia, shot three consecutive air balls during the fourth quarter of Wednesday night's NBA game against the Detroit Pistons. We can not confirm whether Teletovic set an NBA record in the process.
As of this writing, Teletovic only averages about 8 minutes a game (in 28 games played). It's going...
It's not often you see NBA players air ball jump shots unless the shot gets tipped. Mirza Teletovic of the Brooklyn Nets accomplished this feat last night.....three consecutive times.
Although Mirza only averages about eight minutes and 3.4 points a game, he still needs to shoot better than this. I would almost have to compare this to a hat trick in soccer or hockey...
Nets Deron Williams recently dropped $15.8 million on a 6,800 square foot penthouse just across the Brooklyn Bridge in Tribeca. Check out the deets on his new spot and of course check out a few photos:
The six-bedroom, 4 1/2-bathroom residence in the Merchant’s House condo conversion, a building that dates back to 1905, also features a sprawling 3,000 square feet of outdoor...
Maybe sit this next one out, Champ.
Brooklyn rookie Mirza Teletovic had the dubious honor Wednesday night of shooting airballs on three consecutive possessions in the third quarter of the Nets game against the Detroit Pistons. With his team up 74-73, Teletovic attempted a wide open 3-pointer that wasn’t even close. On the following trip down the floor he tried a fallaway jumper...
Praise whatever (if any) deity you follow - Bradley Beal is ready to play again!
As reported by Gene Wang of the Washington Post, main man is set to return to the lineup tonight against the Brooklyn Nets after missing the last five games with a wrist injury that occurred back on January 18 in Denver. Although Beal initially played through the discomfort for a few games, he noticeably...
“Lucky I didn’t have Jay drop him from the team” – Kanye. Well it looks like Mr. West was just a year ahead of the curve, The Brooklyn Nets are in trade talks with the Charlotte Bobcats according to ESPN’s Chris Broussard. The trade would send Hump to the Bobcats for veteran guard Ben Gordon.
The Nets would use Gordon in the same fashion as the Clippers use Jamal Crawford...
Reggie Evans led the Nets in the first half with eight points and 10 rebounds, a first half in which the team as a whole played poorly
I feel like I say this a lot about the games in which the Nets play bad teams, but tonight was ugly yet turned into a win for Brooklyn. The first half was pretty atrocious, especially the second quarter in which the reserves let...
Looking for the dunk of the Tuesday night in the NBA? We here at Outside the Boxscore have it for you to view.
Check out Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant rising high in the fourth quarter against the Brooklyn Nets and throwing down a massive dunk over Kris Humphries and Gerald Wallace:
Kris Humphries and Ben Gordon could be switching places. The Brooklyn Nets and Charlotte Bobcats are discussing a swap, according to ESPN's Chris Broussard.
Broussard wrote that a deal isn't imminent.
But this deal makes sense for the Bobcats, who desperately need frontcourt help, and Humphries is capable of averaging a double-double if given the minutes (and there...