Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett Get Dissed By Toronto Tabloid (Photo)

The Brooklyn Nets may have beat the Toronto Raptors in Game 1 of their playoff matchup Saturday, but one Toronto tabloid still got its laughs. Saturday morning’s Toronto Sun featured a front-page photo of Brooklyn’s Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett with the headline “Raptors Vs. Dinosaurs.” They got in another one-liner with the subheadline, which read “Garnett and Pierce...
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Toronto Sun Calls Brooklyn Nets’ Paul Pierce & Kevin Garnett ‘Dinosaurs’

The Toronto Sun took a shot at Brooklyn Nets veterans Paul Pierce and the Kevin Garnett with a cover page which reads “Raptors vs. Dinosaurs.” Pierce and Garnett still have basketball left in the tank, but kudos to the Toronto Sun newspaper with a stellar cover page. Trash talking at its best. Toronto Sun Magazine takes shots at the Brooklyn Nets veterans The post Toronto Sun...
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Toronto Sun insinuates Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett are as old as dinosaurs, Pierce comes up clutch to give the Nets a 1-0 series lead

 Toronto has been doing a bit of trash talking. Not just the Raptors fans, but their media and front office personnel as well.Saturday's Toronto Sun had a large picture of Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett, claiming that "they are so old, the Raptor had to ask his dad about them." Either this fueled Pierce or he didn't get the memo that he was old, as he dropped 9...
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Photo: 'Toronto Sun' trolls Brooklyn Nets hard

The Toronto Sun didn't hold anything back for its front page coverage of the Raptors-Nets series beginning this weekend.As you can see, the newspaper takes a shot at Brooklyn's Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce for their ripe old age, essentially calling the whole Nets roster "Dinosaurs."Oh, there's even this punch line, "Garnett & Pierce are so old the...
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Previewing the NBA Playoffs: (3) Toronto Raptors vs. (6) Brooklyn Nets

The Toronto Raptors were one of the biggest surprises in the NBA this season, and were able to lock up the number three overall seed in the Eastern Conference playoff race. Their opponents in the first round, the Brooklyn Nets, started off the season in very disappointing fashion but were able to pick things up towards the end of the year and gave themselves a chance. This is going...
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Kevin Garnett moves into 14th on all-time scoring list, passes Alex English

You can check off another hallmark moment in what has been a stellar career for former Celtic Kevin Garnett.The 2003-04 leave MVP recently passed Alex English to move into 14th on the all-time scoring list.To recap, the Big Ticket is now 5th in minutes played, 10th in rebounds, 14th in points, 16th in steals, 18th in blocks, and 49th in assists all-time. Quite the 18 years Garnett...
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Mason Plumlee's rise during Kevin Garnett's absence

Editor’s note: This was a guess post from Justin Becker of You can follow him on twitter at @NBAFantasyInfo, and you can follow the Fantasy Basketball Money Leagues Google+ Page. For more NBA basketball news visit, a fantasy basketball blog.The Brooklyn Nets suffered a big loss when they lost All-Star...
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Nets' Kevin Garnett returns in win over 76ers

The Brooklyn Nets defeated the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday by the score of 105-101. The win was the second straight for the Nets, who improved to 42-34 on the season. With six games to play the Nets are 2 1/2 games behind the Toronto Raptors in the Atlantic Division and fifth in the Eastern Conference. The Nets saw the return of veteran power forward/center Kevin Garnett...
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Kevin Garnett makes triumphant return in easy Nets victory over 76ers

Kevin Garnett had been away from the Nets for so long that some teammates, and even coach Jason Kidd, joked with him prior to Saturday night’s game against the 76ers that he should be treated like a rookie. And despite being in the 19th year of a Hall of Fame career, Garnett admitted to feeling nervous before stepping on the floor. But after missing 19 games over the last five...
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Is this how it ends for Kevin Garnett?

Brooklyn Nets center Kevin Garnett has missed 11-straight games due to back spasms and will not travel for the team's three-game road trip, according to coach Jason Kidd. The earliest we will see the Big Ticket back in action is against the Cleveland Cavaliers. A very real possibility of retirement when acquiring Garnett has become near reality through the season and in the wake...
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