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Golden State Warriors
NEW YORK -- David Lee scored 30 points and grabbed 15 rebounds and Stephen Curry scored 13 of his 28 points in the third quarter, leading the Golden State Warriors to a 109-102 victory over the Brooklyn Nets Friday night at the Barclays Center. The win enabled the Warriors (12-7) to notch their second straight road victory as they begin a grueling seven-game trip. The Nets (11-7) lost for the third game in a row. Lee scored on consecutive baskets midway through the fourth quarter, giving Golden State the lead for good at 95-89. The Warriors put the defensive clamps on the Nets, who shot just 20 percent in the second half and scored just 39 points after going for 63 points in the first half. Curry connected on 5-of-9 from 3-point range, including 4-of-6 in the third quarter, with one 3-pointer seemingly being from longer range than the first. Joe Johnson scored 20 of his game-high 32 points in the first half to lead the Nets, who begin a stretch of four home games in five gam...
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Mark Jackson looked around Barclays Center and saw friends, family and familiar faces from a lifetime of New York basketball.
What he saw on the court was pretty special, too.
David Lee had 30 points and 15 rebounds, Stephen Curry scored 28 points, and the Golden State Warriors gave their coach a winning return to Brooklyn by beating the Nets 109-102 on Friday night.
David Lee had 30 points and 15 rebounds, Stephen Curry scored 28 points, and the Golden State Warriors gave coach Mark Jackson a winning return to Brooklyn by beating the Nets 109-102 on Friday night.
Lee scored six straight points to break open a tie game midway through the fourth quarter, and Curry had 21 in the second half for the Warriors, who won for the fifth time in six games...
The NBA has issued a $5,000 fine to Brooklyn Nets forward Gerald Wallace for flopping.
The fine was issued for Wallace’s second violation of the NBA’s new rules against the practice which encourages referees to issue fouls after a player over-exaggerates the impact of contact from another player.
Please Click Here To Read This Story & Watch A Video Of The Flop That Got Wallace Fined.
NEW YORK -- Mark Jackson grew up 15 blocks from the new Barclays Center, so when Brooklyn's native son brought his Golden State Warriors to face the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night, it was a special moment. "For me, it's great," Jackson said. "My mom was here. My sister was here. I had friends, people who haven't seen in years. To see my mom sitting in...
The Brooklyn Nets are hopeful that Center Brook Lopez can play Sunday when they take on the Milwaukee Bucks.
After missing another game, against the Golden State Warriors, Head Coach Avery Johnson said he was “not ready to play in a game.”
The Nets lost to Golden State 109-102. Ex-Knick, David Lee tallied 30 points and 15 rebounds and Steph Curry added 28 points to go along...
Were a month into the NBA season and already 2 players have got fined for Flopping. The Latest is Brooklyn Nets forward Gerald Wallace. The 1st player to receive a fined by the NBA was Wallace’s teammate Reggie Evans. Like the Los Angeles Clippers are nicknamed Lob City maybe the Nets should be nicknamed Flop City.
He received the fine for launching himself back when LeBron James...
When the Brooklyn Nets traded half their roster’s worth of players for Atlanta Hawks shooting guard Joe Johnson and re-signed superstar point guard Deron Williams, many proclaimed them to own the best backcourt tandem in NBA basketball. Debate ensued among NBA fans, on Twitter, on Facebook, everywhere. Like any other needless sports debate, this one faded quickly. But the season...
The Brooklyn Nets came into the 2012-2013 NBA regular season with a ton of hype surrounding them. They have a fresh look, a new arena and have point guard Deron Williams they have a franchise player. Wherever there is hype, expectations are not too far behind. It’s still early in the season, however the Nets so far have lived up to that hype.
I’m keeping an eye on the Nets...
The Brooklyn Nets managed to rebound nicely the two previous times they suffered back-to-back losses this season.
Again looking to avoid their first three-game skid, the Nets try to avenge an earlier defeat to the visiting Golden State Warriors on Friday night.
Brooklyn (11-6) ran off five straight victories each time following their first two sets of consecutive defeats. The second...
On his weekly interview with WEEI, Doc got into the chat that he and Rajon had last week after his beef with Kris Humphries.
Chris Forsberg writes:
“Rondo understands that we need him,” said Rivers. “And Rondo almost said the same thing. He said, ‘Coach, I didn’t go in there to have a fight. I went in there to push [Humphries] off Kevin [Garnett] and, the next thing you...
Maybe a new home and look will get the Brooklyn Nets over the hump against the Milwaukee Bucks.
The Nets go for their first win in this series in nearly four years as they host the Bucks on Sunday night.
Milwaukee has won the past 11 meetings, with its last loss coming March 3, 2009, but those all came when the Nets were based in New Jersey. Those games also were before Brooklyn...
Every morning, we will give you five things from the night before in the NBA to start your day.
1: Hold the Mayo
There were two players that were seeing a major increase in role entering this season and a chance to really find their way in the NBA.
James Harden went from the best player off the bench for the Thunder to the lead player for a young Rockets team with Playoff dreams...
warriors 101 wizards 9712/8/2012 - Verizon Center, Washington, DCESPN BoxscoreNBA.com Game Highlights
As the Wizards grow thinner and thinner on the depth chart thanks to injuries, the expectance of other players, usually out of position, to rise and fill those voids grows as well. After losing A.J. Price to what has now been revealed as a broken hand, it was a...
By Dana Gauruder, The Sports Xchange AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Klay Thompson scored 27 points, including five 3-pointers in the third quarter, as the Golden State Warriors opened a seven-game road trip with a 104-97 victory over the Detroit Pistons at The Palace on Wednesday. Stephen Curry had 22 points and 10 assists while David Lee contributed 20 points and 11 rebounds for the...