Found January 19, 2012 on Bloguin Best:
The Janurary 25 extension deadline for players drafted in 2008 in fast approaching and if New Jersey Nets' Brook Lopez is expecting an extension coming his way, he might want to think again. According to ESPN, Nets GM Billy King is unlikely to offer an extension to Lopez. "I'm sure I'll have a conversation with his agent [Arn Tellem]," King told reporters before Wednesday night's game against the Golden State Warriors. "But I don't know if we'll do anything with him at this point. I think you just have to wait. They may throw a number at you that makes sense." And what is the reason for this stance by King? The recent injury Lopez suffered (fractured foot). "The injury has had an impact on it," King said. OK it's not like Lopez is Greg Oden where a team doesn't know whether or not he will return to the court. He broke his foot and will be back. Not to mention this is a player who averaged 20.4 points last season so why wo...

Kris Humphries' proposal scripted

In news sure to shake the foundations of reality television, news has surfaced that the Nets player's proposal to his bride-to-be was staged and completely orchestrated by Kardashian herself.

Nets sign F Owens, waive F Horner

The New Jersey Nets have signed forward Larry Owens and waived forward Dennis Horner. General manager Billy King announced the moves on Wednesday. Owens has been playing for the Tulsa 66ers of the D-League. He has appeared in 12 career NBA games during the 2010-11 season with San Antonio and Washington, averaging 3.3 points and 1.3 rebounds. He's averaging 13.2 points, 5.2...

Brook Lopez Unsure of His Future With the Nets

Nets GM Billy King has already made it clear that it’s unlikely the team will offer big man Brook Lopez a contract extension, as they continue to angle for a possible Dwight Howard trade, and that leaves Lopez in a kind of no-man’s land. From the NY Daily News: “The 23-year-old center has had to limit his expectations this season to the immediate future. He has been rumored...

New Jersey Nets waive Dennis Horner, sign Larry Owens

The New Jersey Nets have requested waivers on forward Dennis Horner and have signed free agent forward Larry Owens from the D-League’s Tulsa 66ers, Nets General Manager Billy King announced today. Horner, a 6-9 rookie from N.C. State, signed with the Nets prior to training camp on December 9, 2011 from the Nets D-League affiliate, the [...]

NETS Sign Larry Owens

The New Jersey Nets have signed free agent forward Larry Owens from the D-League's Tulsa 66ers, Nets General Manager Billy King announced today. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not released.

Nets sign D-League forward Owens, waive Horner

The New Jersey Nets have signed forward Larry Owens and waived forward Dennis Horner.

Surprise! Kris Humphries Proposal To Kim Kardashian Staged For E! Cameras

Reason number 567 why I do NOT understand why Kris Humphries was looking for sympathy in his divorce from Kim Kardashian. It’s being reported that Kris Humphries proposal to Kim Kardashian was staged for E! cameras. Down to the time of day to ensure they had the proper light. Why are we shocked by this? [...]

Nets' Brook Lopez could end up a free agent this summer

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Sources: Nets to call up Owens from D-League

The New Jersey Nets are in the process of calling up Tulsa 66ers forward Larry Owens from the D-League, according to sources close to the situation.
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