Posted June 24, 2013 on AP on Fox
Nets center Brook Lopez has had the screw replaced in his surgically repaired right foot and is expected to resume basketball activities in August. General manager Billy King insists he's not worried despite the latest issue relating to Lopez's foot, saying the All-Star center felt no discomfort and doctors were just being proactive. ''For me, I don't have any concern over it, because it wasn't something that he had pain with. It wasn't like it was preventing him from playing,'' King said Monday after watching some draft prospects work out at the training facility. King said an X-ray during Lopez's postseason physical showed the screw had bent. ''Just take it out and put a new screw in so that something doesn't happen later,'' said King, who added Lopez is in a walking boot. Lopez was limited to five games during the 2011-12 season after breaking his foot during the preseason, then aggravating it following an ankle inj...

Nets' Lopez has screw in right foot replaced

Nets center Brook Lopez has had the screw replaced in his surgically repaired right foot and is expected to resume basketball activities in August. The Nets say doctors noticed the screw had bent during Lopez's postseason physical, but that the All-Star center had no pain. General manager Billy King says Monday he is not concerned about Lopez's health. Lopez was limited...

Brook Lopez Has Foot Surgery To Replace Bent Screw

Nets center Brook Lopez underwent his third foot surgery recently, this time to replace a screw that had bent. Lopez will be able to resume basketball activities in August. According to Newsday: “During the course of Brook’s postseason physical, our doctors found that the screw in his surgically repaired right foot had bent,” GM Billy King said in a statement. “The screw...

Nets’ Brook Lopez undergoes foot surgery

The Brooklyn Nets announced yesterday that center Brook Lopez underwent surgery to replace a bent screw in his surgically-repaired right foot, according to Tim Bontemps of The New York Post. General manager Billy King told reporters that Lopez is expected to resume basketball-related activities in August.“In the x-rays they took [during Lopez’s postseason physical], they noticed...

D-Will pushes Knicks kid in Instagram video

This is a good use of Instagram video by Brooklyn Nets Deron Williams. It was a bit of a flop by the kid.

Reports suggest Wolves have interest in Nets' guard MarShon Brooks

MINNEAPOLIS -- If Flip Saunders used yesterday's pre-draft press conference to mislead any general managers or media out there, there's only half a bluff to call. And that's assuming Tuesday's reports of the Timberwolves' interest in trading for Brooklyn Nets shooting guard MarShon Brooks have any substance. According to the New York Daily News,Minnesota and...

Report: Nets Discussing Trade To Send MarShon Brooks To Timberwolves

According to Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News, though nothing is imminent, the Brooklyn Nets have discussed a trade that would send third-year shooting guard, MarShon Brooks, to the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Nets have been involved in discussions of a trade that would send MarShon Brooks to the Timberwolves, multiple sources told the Daily News. Minnesota has shown interest...

Nets, Wolves Discuss MarShon Brooks Trade

The Brooklyn Nets and Minnesota Timberwolves are discussing a trade involving MarShon Brooks, according to sources. The Nets need depth at point guard, while the Wolves have a surplus in JJ Barea and Luke Ridnour. The Wolves are targeting perimeter shooters on the wing. A proposal is on the table waiting for the approval of the Wolves.

Brooklyn Nets inquire about Kevin Garnett

According to the New York Daily News, Brooklyn Nets GM Billy King reached out to the Celtics about trying to acquire Kevin Garnett: Multiple sources told the Daily News that the Nets GM inquired about Kevin Garnett’s desire to join Deron Williams in Brooklyn, but King didn't get an answer while uncertainty surrounds the Celtics. Garnett, 37, has a no-trade clause in his...

Report: Nets inquire about KG

After the Clippers were rebuffed by the NBA in their attempt to trade for the Celtics' Kevin Garnett, the Brooklyn Nets have made inquiries about landing the big man, according to the New York Daily News . The report states Nets general manager Billy King made a call to the Celtics to ask about Garnett, but did not receive an answer amid the current uncertainty in Boston. The...

Brooklyn Nets must improve depth this NBA off-season

Even with the Brooklyn Nets being the NBA’s most improved team this past season, there has already been some major moves made by the team since they were bounced from the first round of the playoffs.  Head coach P.J. Carlesimo was not retained this off-season and the franchise instead will turn to the recently retired, former Net Jason Kidd to take over.  Jay-z also had to sell...

Report: Nets Interested In Kevin Garnett

Kevin Garnett may or may not become available, but the Brooklyn Nets have gotten a head start and are reportedly interested in the 15x All-Star. With Rivers’ departure from the Celtics, the future of Garnett and Paul Pierce becomes uncertain, especially since KG would have waived his no-trade clause to join Rivers in LA if the NBA had not blocked the proposed deal. According to...

Brooklyn Nets start the Garnett courtship parade

  With Doc Rivers off to Los Angeles and the Celtics now staring a rebuild square in the pupils, the NBA’s vultures are starting to land and pick at the Boston’s former championship carcass. Knowing full well that Kevin Garnett’s loyalty to Boston may be eroding now, teams are going to start inquiring about KG’s openness for a move.  First up, the Brooklyn Nets. A future...
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