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Shaun Livingston wants to remain loyal to Nets

The Brooklyn Nets have gone through a very inconsistent season, but one player that has remained fairly consistent throughout the entire year has been Shaun Livingston. Livingston was brought in this past offseason to solidify the Nets’ lineup and add depth to the roster. He has been able to do more than Brooklyn expected and has been a big reason that they have turned their season...
Via Sports-Glory
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Is the Brooklyn Nets Gain Brook Lopez’s Loss?

Is the Brooklyn Nets Gain Brook Lopez's Loss? The injury to Brook Lopez has turned out to be the turning point of the Brooklyn Nets' season. And although Lopez was undoubtedly the best player on the team, the Brooklyn Nets have not missed him at all, at least not now. Brooklyn is the 5th seed in the East with a 44-37 record. It's pretty impressive because they were...
Via Fantasy Basketball Money Leagues
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Nets Offered Vince Carter To Clippers For Shaun Livingston Before Injury

Shaun Livingston has had an outstanding season with the Brooklyn Nets, finally fulfilling upon the promise he showed before suffering a devastating injury. “When you look at the entire picture, Shaun is a better player now than when he hurt his knee in ’07,” Reggie Livingston said. The Nets liked Livingston back when Rod Thorn was general manager. The Nets liked him so much...
Via RealGM
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Nets are tanking for the 6th seed, and it is awesome

The Brooklyn Nets trailed by 21 points at home in the 4th quarter last night to a lottery-bound New York Knicks team that was playing without Carmelo Anthony (they eventually fell 109-98).  Kevin Garnett started at center, played 15 minutes, didn't score, and grabbed only two rebounds.  Paul Pierce saw just 21 minutes of action.  Meanwhile Marcus Thornton was on the court...
Via Celtics Life
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Deron Williams on Nets in playoffs: 'It's part of the takeover'

You wouldn't know it by Tuesday night's game at Barclays Center, but the Brooklyn Nets essentially have New York City to themselves — in an NBA sense.While the Nets will never win a head-to-head popularity contest with the Yankees, the boys from Brooklyn have arguably converted a few Knicks fans and are poised to knock that other Madison Square Garden team — the playoff...
Via The Other Paper
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Andrei Kirilenko Throws Beautiful Behind-the-Back Pass to Mason Plumlee for Jam

Tuesday nights Knicks vs. Nets game was filled with highlights. Iman Shumpert destroyed Paul Pierce’s ankles and threw down an off-the-backboard alley oop slam dunk, and Andrei Kirilenko also dropped this beautiful behind-the-back no-look dime to Mason Plumlee. AK47 is averaging career lows in PPG (5.0) and RPG (3.2) this season, but can still play an important role off the...
Via Diehardsport
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NTO's Individual Awards for the Nets

Another regular season is soon coming to a close, and the Brooklyn Nets are headed to the NBA playoffs for the second straight year. After a terrible 10-21 start to the season, the Nets turned it around after the new year and pushed their way to a postseason berth.If we were to predict, in the first month or two of the season, these very same awards that I'll be announcing here...
Via Nets Take Over
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets usher Bryan Bautista sings National Anthem

The singing of the National Anthem is traditional sung or played before most sporting events held in the United States. In America, we hear the song so often that it can become commonplace, but when someone sings the song well it grabs our attention. Tonight in Brooklyn, an usher at the Barclay’s Center, Bryan Bautista, woke everyone up by singing a fantastic version of the Anthem...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
1 day ago  |  Discuss

A Brooklyn Nets Usher Sang A Fantastic National Anthem Rendition

Bryan Bautista, an usher at the Barclays Center, sang a beautiful National Anthem during Tuesday’s Brooklyn Nets-New York Knicks game. Impressive vocal cords and someone certainly needs a raise. The game also featured the Nets paying tribute to the 67th anniversary of Jackie Robinson making his major league debut for the Brooklyn Dodgers with the team wearing their Dodgers-inspired...
Via Next Impulse Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jason Kidd unsure of how he'll use Nets' big man depth

The Nets have acquired something completely different than what they thought after Brook Lopez was ruled out for the remainder of the season: depth at the center position.With Kevin Garnett starting at the center and both Andray Blatche and Mason Plumlee playing behind him, Jason Kidd is having trouble figuring out exactly how he is going to get all three opportunities to play in...
Via Nets Take Over
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Magic's strong start undone by Nets second-half surge

NEW YORK -- Mirza Teletovic scored a team-high 20 points off the bench, Joe Johnson and Mason Plumlee each added 17 and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Orlando Magic 97-88 Sunday night. Deron Williams also had 17 points, five assists and four steals for the Nets, whose victory gave them a two-game lead for the fifth spot in the Eastern Conference playoff race over the idle Washington...
Via Fox Sports Florida
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce Says Jeff & Marquis Teague are Ugliest Brothers in NBA (Video)

  Don’t know if they’re two teammates in the NBA that talk more trash than Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett. Nothing is off limits once they hit the court as Jeff and Marquis Teague found out on Friday night when the Atlanta Hawks faced the Brooklyn Nets. I guess Pierce was trying to get under Jeff’s skin by stating that he and his brotherly Marquis (who is a teammate of Pierce...
Via BlackSportsOnline
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Brooklyn Nets Playoff picture

After a season of ups and downs, the Brooklyn Nets are heading to what once was thought of as an improbable postseason appearance. The Nets, who began the season with a 10-21 record, are all but locked in at the fifth seed in the Eastern conference with three games left in the regular season. Jason Kidd has rested his starters the last two games and the Nets seem to be content with...
Via Nets Take Over
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Paul Pierce rip on Teague brothers' looks?

Paul Pierce was heard clowning siblings Jeff and Marquis Teague during Friday’s Atlanta Hawks-Brooklyn Nets game. Pierce called the pair the “ugliest brothers in the league, by far.” So ugly in fact, that he repeated by far two more times with added emphasis. photo by: Keith Allison The post Paul Pierce Calls Jeff, Marquis...
Via Basketball Bicker
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jeff Teague breaks brother's ankles on crossover

There aren’t many instances in the NBA when brothers play against each other but that’s exactly what happened tonight as Atlanta Hawks starting guard Jeff Teague faced his little brother Marquis who plays for the Brooklyn Nets. In the fourth quarter of play, Jeff had a transition opportunity and Marquis was forced to guard him on his down. Watch as the elder Teague breaks his...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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