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Brooklyn Nets forward Reggie Evans had his best game of the season on Wednesday in a win over the Portland Trailblazers, scoring 22 points and grabbing a whopping 26 rebounds. For a player who averages 4.2 points and 10.4 rebounds per game, it was a standout performance. So what got into him?
Evans says he drew motivation from a teammate who thought he should be benched.
“I got frustrated one day when one of my teammates told my coach to take me out the game,” he told the NY Daily News. “I bit my tongue. I didn’t say nothing to (my teammate).
“But me, knowing me, I usually attack and say something. I bit my tongue. I said, ‘Ok.’ I said, ‘Alright, start being aggressive.’ So I took it in a positive way, instead of just doing my normal self, like ‘What you say? What you say?”
That channeled aggression has led to 7.3 points and 15.5 rebounds per game in the month of March. He has grabbed more than 20 rebounds on four separate occasions during the month, which is no coincidence. When yo...
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Reggie Evans is playing some great basketball this month, averaging 7.3 points on 50% shooting and a league-best 15.5 rebounds per game, not to mention a career-best 22-point, 26-rebound performance in a win at Portland Wednesday, so what’s brought this on? Evans is playing inspired after a teammate told interim coach, P.J. Carlesimo, that the forward should be benched because...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Reggie Evans grabbed a career-high 26 rebounds and matched his career high with 22 points, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Portland Trail Blazers 111-93 on Wednesday night., http://juicedsportsblog.com/sports-news/news/evans-22-points-26-rebounds-leads-nets-yahoo-sports
Reggie Evans grabbed a career-high 26 rebounds and matched his career high with 22 points, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Portland Trail Blazers 111-93 on Wednesday night.
It was the Nets' 20th road win of the season, matching a franchise best. Brook Lopez added 28 points for the Nets, who built a big lead early and stretched it to as many as 30 points.
LaMarcus Aldridge led...
DENVER Brooklyn Nets guard Jerry Stackhouse is likely to retire after this season. But he wont be done with basketball.
The 18-year veteran said its highly unlikely he will play next season. He then anticipates having a role with the NBA Players Association.
Its not completely sold that I dont get the bug (to play) again,'' Stackhouse told FOX Sports Florida before Friday...
With a strong start to a season-high eight-game trip, the Brooklyn Nets are one road win away from a franchise record.
It isn't likely to come easy against a Denver Nuggets team that hasn't lost at home in more than two months.
The Nets will try to set a team mark with their 21st road win Friday night when they face the Nuggets, who are tied for the best home record in...
Poor little tink tink.
It seems Kris Humphries can’t find a woman to stay with him longer than a few months, before running to the arms of a wealthier more popular man.
According to Gossip Extra, before Tiger Woods publicly announced he was in a relationship with Lindsey Vonn, it appears Humphries was close in the second place.
“Woods wasn’t Vonn’s only suitor,” a source...
Last year, the Nets called up former Celtic Gerald Green from the D-League. Green played in 31 games for the Nets, averaging 12.9 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game. He shot 48% from the field and 39% from beyond the arc. Green's play with the Nets was good enough to land him a 3 year $9 million contract from Indiana this season, which the Nets didn't match...
Joseph will be playing for his second NBA team as he comes to the Nets, as the Boston Celtics draftee was sent to the Armor--and the Nets organization--back in February in exchange for James Mays
Yesterday, news came out that the Nets finally filled out their 15th and last roster spot--a spot left open when the team released Josh Childress in December--by calling...
Due to a plantar fascia injury, the Nuggets' Ty Lawson won't be able to play tonight for Denver vs the Nets. Conversely, with a new heel injury, Joe Johnson probably won't go for Brooklyn
As the Nets try to improve to 5-1 on their circus road trip and attempt to keep pace with the Knicks in the Atlantic Division and Knicks and Pacers in the Eastern...
Whenever Deron Williams returns to Utah to face his former team in the Jazz, the game certainly gets interesting
When: Saturday, March 30th, 2013
Where: Energy Solutions Arena; Salt Lake City, UT
TV: YES Network
Deron Williams will be playing with a little more of a chip on his shoulder tonight when the Nets take on the Jazz in Utah than he normally does...