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KEVIN GARNETT RUMORS

Nets will rest Kevin Garnett against Hornets

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Brooklyn Nets coach Lionel Hollins says Kevin Garnett will not play against the Charlotte Hornets. The Nets are resting the 6-foot-11, 253-pound Garnett on second night of back-to-back games. Cory Jefferson will start for Brooklyn on Saturday night, giving the Nets their sixth different starting in the last six games. He is averaging 3 points and 2.3 rebounds...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett: ‘When It Rains, It Pours’ On Struggling Brooklyn Nets

Andrei Kirilenko was traded to the 2-19 Philadelphia 76ers and somehow managed not to sound like the most depressed person involved in the situation. That honor goes to Kevin Garnett, who unlike Kirilenko is staying with the Brooklyn Nets, for now. Told that a trade to send Kirlenko to Philly was completed, Garnett didn’t offer the most upbeat response...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

In Defense of Kevin Garnett

The Cleveland Cavaliers played against the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night. That means that they played against the trash talking, always maligning, Hall of Fame-bound and sadly declining Kevin Garnett. Cavalier supporters have seen a lot of Garnett over the years, most notably during the Boston-Cleveland Conflict of 2007-2010. This, of course, included the beautful and perfect ...
Via Waiting For Next Year
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets weekly: A tough November ends with a split two game week.

This past week The Brooklyn Nets played only two games last week including a 99-91 win over the winless Philadelphia 76ers and a 102-84 loss at home to the Chicago Bulls. They end a sub par month with an unconvincing win over a team that is 0-16 and a double-digit loss to a team with which the Nets are expected to be able to compete. They are 6-9 after facing one of  the easiest...
Via isportsweb.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett nearly bites Joakim Noah (Video)

Kevin Garnett is one of the most intense players in the NBA, and this time he almost took things too far. At one point during Sunday’s Bulls-Nets game, Garnett tried to bite Joakim Noah. KG wasn’t very aggressive with it, but he still made the motion with his mouth. Noah couldn’t believe what KG nearly...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett tries to bite Joakim Noah’s hand (VIDEO)

The Chicago Bulls and Brooklyn Nets squared off on Sunday at the Barclays Center. Chicago emerged victorious, 102-84. But there was one particular play in the game that was quite odd. Joakim Noah put his arm up on Garnett, near his face. And in an attempt to move Noah’s hand away, Garnett tried to bite it. It’s hard to tell if he was really going to bite it or was just posturing...
Via The Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett Thanks Philly Hecklers For Putting ‘Little Kick In My Juice’

Kevin Garnett is thankful for hecklers this year. The Brooklyn Nets were all too close to losing to the worst team in the NBA on Tuesday night, but some inspiration from an unlikely source ultimately saved them from an embarrassing defeat. The Nets held a measly two-point lead over the Philadelphia 76ers with under a minute remaining when Garnett stepped up and drained a 19-foot...
Via NESN.com
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett’s Retirement Dream: ‘I Want To Buy The Timberwolves’

The way Kevin Garnett is playing for the Brooklyn Nets this season, it doesn’t seem like he’ll be retiring anytime soon. But when he does call it quits, The Big Ticket says he wants to return to his NBA roots and own the Minnesota Timberwolves. “I want to buy the Timberwolves,” Garnett told Yahoo! Sports on Thursday. “Put a group together and perhaps some day try to buy...
Via NESN.com
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett wants to buy the Timberwolves

Kevin Garnett has made it very clear that he has no intention of coaching in the NBA when his playing days are over. That doesn’t mean the 15-time All-Star intends to walk away from the league completely. On Thursday, Garnett told Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports that his goal is to one day own...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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