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Alan Anderson signs 1-year deal with Wizards

WASHINGTON (AP) Free-agent shooting guard Alan Anderson has signed a $4 million, one-year contract with the Washington Wizards. Wizards president Ernie Grunfeld announced the deal on Sunday. Anderson's agent, Mark Bartelstein, confirmed the terms of the contract on Tuesday. The 6-foot-6 Anderson played the past two years with the Brooklyn Nets, averaging 7.4 points and 2.8 rebounds...
Via AP on Fox
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Wayne Ellington Signing Grade

(Source: Andy Lyons/Getty Images North America) By Christopher Kline: Staff Writer at Hoopstuff… The Brooklyn Nets continued their intriguing offseason with the acquisition of backup wingman Wayne Ellington, signing him to a deal worth approximately $1.9 million dollars next season. After losing out on re-signing knockdown shooters Alan Anderson and Mirza Teletovic, adding Ellington...
Via HoopStuff
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards Complete Small Ball

Kelly Oubre and the rest of the Washington Wizards NBA Summer League team are in Las Vegas, meanwhile…. the club’s brain trust was putting the finishing touches on the 2015-’16 regular season roster by re-signing veteran Drew Gooden. Yahoo Sources: Drew Gooden, Wizards agree to deal. http://t.co/x4elfwiF1j — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 9, 2015 With 14 veterans...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Nets sign Wayne Ellington

The Brooklyn Nets have signed shooting guard Wayne Ellington, according to GM Billy King. The #Nets have reached an agreement in principle with free agent guard Wayne Ellington, GM Billy King announced today.  — Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) July 9, 2015 Ellington spent last season with the Los Angeles Lakers.  Ellington was drafted as the 28th overall pick in the 2009 NBA...
Via Hoops-Nation
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Wizards sign Alan Anderson to 1-year, $4 million deal

After losing Paul Pierce to the Los Angeles Clippers, the Washington Wizards needed to find some veteran shooting on the wing.  By signing Alan Anderson using the mid-level exception, the Wizards did just that. Anderson, 32, played with the Brooklyn Nets last season, where he averaged 7.4 points a game. Here's more from Jorge Castillo of the Washington Post:  "The Washington Wizards...
Via Fox Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards agree to $4M, 1-year deal with SG Alan Anderson

WASHINGTON (AP) Free-agent shooting guard Alan Anderson has agreed to a $4 million, one-year contract with the Washington Wizards that should become official later this week. Anderson's agent, Mark Bartelstein, confirmed the terms of the deal on Tuesday. Teams cannot sign deals with free agents until Thursday. The 6-foot-6 Anderson played the past two years with the Brooklyn Nets...
Via AP on Fox
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Alan Anderson Agrees To One-Year, $4M Deal With Wizards

Alan Anderson has agreed upon a one-year, $4 million deal with the Washington Wizards. Anderson will receive part of Washington's mid-level exception that they were hoping David West would take. Anderson has spent the past two season with the Brooklyn Nets. Anderson had a PER of 10.6 last season with the Nets.
Via RealGM
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Nets keeping Alan Anderson 'remains a priority'

Alan Anderson was arguably the Nets' best defensive player this past season. The fact that he also makes threes turns him into a highly valuable player. It's no coincidence that Brooklyn wants to keep the free agent wing around, as Yahoo Sports/FOX Sports 1 NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski reported over the holiday weekend:Anderson averaged 7.4 points per game in just under 24 minutes...
Via Fox Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Alan Anderson undergoes 'successful' surgery

Alan Anderson was a major player during the Nets' six-game, first-round series loss to the Hawks this season. He guarded Kyle Korver often. He bounced off screens. He defended others well. He knocked down shots. And apparently, he did it all while hurt.Anderson missed the final seven games of the regular season with what was being referred to as a "sprained ankle" at the time, only...
Via Fox Sports
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Alan Anderson To Decline Player Option For Next Season

Alan Anderson will decline his player option for next season and become a free agent. Anderson has played for the Brooklyn Nets over the past two seasons. Anderson averaged 7.3 points this season.
Via RealGM
May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Alan Anderson threw down a monster jam for the Nets

With the Nets losing momentum at the end of the second quarter, Alan Anderson took Kent Bazemore off the dribble and absolutely destroyed this huge dunk! Anderson drives baseline and CRUSHES the 2-handed dunk on @NBAonTNT! #NBARapidReplay http://t.co/cOcp862PfB — NBA (@NBA) April 30, 2015   Anderson was 6 of 6 in the first half for 16 points. The nets went into half-time...
Via Crossover Chronicles
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Alan Anderson threw down a monster jam for the Nets

With the Nets losing momentum at the end of the second quarter, Alan Anderson took Kent Bazemore off the dribble and absolutely destroyed this huge dunk! Anderson drives baseline and CRUSHES the 2-handed dunk on @NBAonTNT! #NBARapidReplay http://t.co/cOcp862PfB — NBA (@NBA) April 30, 2015   Anderson was 6 of 6 in the first half for 16 points. The nets went into half-time...
Via Bloguin Best
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Cup of Joe. 'Exec' says Hawks prefer Celtics

'Exec' says Hawks prefer Celtics in the first round“To me, the Nets are not an 8 or a 7 seed. They’re more like a 4 or a 5.”So if the Hawks had their choice, who among the scrambling teams trying to fill out the playoff field would they want to face?The Nets would be no playoff pushover for the Hawks, says one NBA executive.“Probably Boston,” the exec said. “Brooklyn...
Via Celtics Life
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Pacers' perilous skid continues with 111-106 loss to Nets

NEW YORK -- Brook Lopez had 24 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets reclaimed sole possession of eighth place in the Eastern Conference by beating the Indiana Pacers 111-106 on Tuesday night for their season-high fourth straight victory. The Nets moved back ahead of Boston and dealt a blow to the Pacers, who fell 1 1/2 games behind Brooklyn. They will visit the Celtics on...
Via AP on Fox
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Nets back into 8th, beat Pacers for fourth straight win

NEW YORK (AP) Brook Lopez had 24 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets reclaimed sole possession of eighth place in the Eastern Conference by beating the Indiana Pacers 111-106 on Tuesday night for their season-high fourth straight victory. The Nets moved back ahead of Boston and dealt a blow to the Pacers, who fell 1 1/2 games behind Brooklyn. They will visit the Celtics...
Via AP on Fox
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Hornets rout Nets 115-91

The Charlotte Hornets entered Wednesday’s match-up with the Brooklyn Nets ready to play, and it showed. The first quarter gave the Hornets a 35-15 lead. The dominance didn’t stop there. While the second quarter was kind to Brooklyn, it wasn’t kind enough, as the Hornets outscored the Nets 59-47 in the second half. Marvin Williams got the call at power forward tonight for Charlotte...
Via Trade Street Post
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Knicks-Nets Preview

After the way the Brooklyn Nets have played in two meetings with Atlantic-leading Toronto this past week, they believe they're poised to make some noise in the division. Another win over the New York Knicks on Friday night would match a season-best three-game streak and give them back-to-back home victories for the first time in six weeks. The second-place Nets (20-28), 12 games...
Via AP on Fox
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Jack scores 24, Anderson adds 22 to lead Nets in rout of Raptors

  Jarrett Jack scored 24 points, Alan Anderson had 22 and the Brooklyn Nets beat Toronto 109-93 on Wednesday night to hand the Raptors their first loss in 10 games against Atlantic Division opponents this season. Joe Johnson scored 12 points for the Nets, who won their second straight after losing five of six. Playing for the second time since missing 11 games with a rib injury...
Via AP on Fox
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Jarrett Jack scores 24 as Nets rout Raptors 109-93

TORONTO (AP) Jarrett Jack scored 24 points, Alan Anderson had 22 and the Brooklyn Nets beat Toronto 109-93 on Wednesday night to hand the Raptors their first loss in 10 games against division opponents this season. Joe Johnson scored 12 points for the Nets, who won their second straight after losing five of six. Playing for the second time since missing 11 games with a rib injury...
Via AP on Fox
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

RECAP: Jack's jumper completes rally, Nets beat Clippers, 102-100

Jarrett Jack made a tiebreaking jumper with 1.3 seconds left, and the Brooklyn Nets used a late rally to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 102-100 on Monday night. The Nets ended a seven-game home losing streak by erasing a nine-point deficit in the final 1:35, getting two 3-pointers from Alan Anderson - one a four-point play - one from Joe Johnson and another from Deron Williams in...
Via AP on Fox
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jack's jumper completes rally, Nets beat Clippers 102-100

NEW YORK (AP) Jarrett Jack made a tiebreaking jumper with 1.3 seconds left, and the Brooklyn Nets used a late rally to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 102-100 on Monday night. The Nets ended a seven-game home losing streak by erasing a nine-point deficit in the final 1:35, getting two 3-pointers from Alan Anderson - one a four-point play - one from Joe Johnson and another from Deron...
Via AP on Fox
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

RECAP: Jack's jumper completes rally, Nets beat Clippers, 102-100

Jarrett Jack made a tiebreaking jumper with 1.3 seconds left, and the Brooklyn Nets used a late rally to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 102-100 on Monday night. The Nets ended a seven-game home losing streak by erasing a nine-point deficit in the final 1:35, getting two 3-pointers from Alan Anderson - one a four-point play - one from Joe Johnson and another from Deron Williams in...
Via Fox Sports West
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Magic Musings: Furious fourth-quarter rally comes up just short against Nets

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Orlando Magic almost erased a 26-point deficit Friday night, which would have almost erased a 26-year-old record from their books. But the Brooklyn Nets held on for a 100-98 victory over a team which fell to 4-11 at home for the season. Down by 26 late in the third quarter and 95-71 following a 3-point field goal by Alan Anderson with 8:16 remaining, the Magic...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jack carries Nets past Celtics, 109-107

BOSTON (AP) Jarrett Jack nailed a tiebreaking jumper in the lane with 28 seconds to play and finished with 27 points Friday, lifting the Brooklyn Nets to a 109-107 win over the Boston Celtics. Alan Anderson scored 15 points, Mason Plumlee 14 with 12 rebounds and Mirza Teletovic had 11 points for the Nets, who won their third straight and improved to 12-2 against sub-.500 teams....
Via AP on Fox
December 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavaliers-Nets pregame dribbles

Tipoff: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, 7:30 p.m. Records: Cavaliers 14-10; Nets 10-14. TV: FOX Sports Ohio (Cavaliers Live pregame at 7). Radio: WTAM 1100-AM, WMMS 100.7-FM; Cavaliers Radio Network. Projected Starters Nets: C Miles Plumlee; PF Kevin Garnett; SF Joe Johnson; SG Alan Anderson; PG Deron Williams. Cavaliers: C Anderson Varejao; PF Kevin Love; SF LeBron James; SG Mike...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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