BROOK LOPEZ RUMORS & GOSSIP
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To me, the Brooklyn Nets have by far the least promising tomorrow of any NBA team. Why? Their cap is a mess, they have little young talent, their best players have injury or age problems, very poor draft position and their best asset, their ridiculously rich owner Mikhail Prokhorov...
Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez each scored 20 points, and the Brooklyn Nets snapped the Cleveland Cavaliers' four-game winning streak with a 106-98 victory on Friday night.
Bojan Bogdanovic added 18 points for the Nets, who held LeBron James to two baskets in the second half and won for the sixth time in eight games as they chase a playoff berth. They came in tied for ninth in the...
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Mascot-lover Brook Lopez went on a tear against the Charlotte Hornets as his Nets eeked out a close one, 91-88. Brook went for 34 points and 10 boards in the contest.
Here are highlights of his hot night:
That win puts the Nets a half-game behind the 8th-seeded Boston Celtics. Very big win by the Nets after a big night from Lopez.
Brook Lopez pic from Getty Images. Video from the NBA.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Brook Lopez had 34 points and 10 rebounds and the Brooklyn Nets handed the slumping Charlotte Hornets their fifth loss in their last six games, 91-88 on Wednesday night.
The 7-foot center came into the game on a tear, having scored at least 26 points in each of his last three games, including 31 on Monday night against Boston.
Deron Williams had 10 points, 14...
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Against the Pacers, the Nets’ Brook Lopez found himself one-on-one on the offensive side of the court against the Pacers’ Roy Hibbert.
Lopez sized Hibbert up, did a few fake moves with the ball and… tripped up on the floor, got his head stuck in Roy’s crotch, turned the ball over and even attempted to make a bucket to the point even Hibbert couldn’t contain his...
Mr. and Mrs. Lopez are going to have to separate their sons before this gets ugly.
Robin Lopez has been in the midst of an everlasting war against NBA mascots for a couple years now. It all started when his brother, Brook, jumped the Pistons' mascot before a game in 2013. Now though, it appears the Nets' Lopez has made amends.
Robin can't be happy about this.
So as you can see in this picture, Cleveland Cavaliers mascot Moondog is making nice with the Nets’ Brook Lopez:
I just dropped a gift tin of delicious popcorn with my all-time favorite Lopez Brother, Brook. We shared a pre-game laugh before the @Cavs face the hated Nets. What a guy. #georgemikan #family #cavs #nets #popcorn
A photo posted by Moondog (@cavsmoondog) on...
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We all know Robin Lopez has a vendetta against every NBA mascot in existence. This week alone, he’s trucked the Raptors mascot and knocked out G-Wiz of the Wizards.
But it appears that Robin’s brother, Brook Lopez, doesn’t hold the same distaste for everyone’s furry pals. In fact, Brook found some time to hang out with Moondog...
Nets center Brook Lopez and his brother, Robin, are lifelong Disney fans and customers. And now, Brook is going to live inside the Magic Kingdom. Well, sort of.
(Read more at NYDailyNews.com)
Unfortuantely for Robin (and the non-NBA-playing Lopez brother, Chris), Brook doesn't plan on sharing his new home with his brothers. But if Robin asks nicely, maybe Brook will let him search...
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Brook Lopez: Stanford alum, NBA All-Star, “Star Wars” Wookiee?
The first two facts about the Brooklyn Nets center are true, but according to Lopez, that third item could come to fruition as well.
Apparently the 26-year-old is a big science fiction fan, and after a recent Nets practice, he told reporters he’s hoping to score a role as one of the hairy bipeds...