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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
25 days ago  |  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

Mason Plumlee helps Nets beat 76ers 88-70

NEW YORK (AP) Mason Plumlee scored a season-high 18 points and had 10 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets broke open a close game in the fourth quarter to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 88-70 on Friday night. Joe Johnson and Alan Anderson each had 12 points for the Nets. Robert Covington had 20 points for the 76ers, an NBA-worst 2-20. Michael Carter-Williams added 14 points and nine assists...
Via AP on Fox
December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Sixers squander fourth-quarter lead vs. Nets, fall to 0-15

  Alan Anderson scored 10 of his 12 points in the fourth quarter, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Philadelphia 99-91 on Wednesday night to extend the 76ers' season-opening skid to 15 games -- matching a franchise record. Philadelphia rallied from a 20-point deficit in the first half to the lead early in the fourth quarter, but Anderson and Mirza Teletovic led the way for the Nets in...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Anderson helps Nets beat winless 76ers 99-91

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Alan Anderson scored 10 of his 12 points in the fourth quarter, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Philadelphia 99-91 on Wednesday night to extend the 76ers' season-opening skid to 15 games - matching a franchise record. Philadelphia rallied from a 20-point deficit in the first half to the lead early in the fourth quarter, but Anderson and Mirza Teletovic led the way for...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Nets-Thunder Preview

The Oklahoma City Thunder own the worst record in the Western Conference as they continue to take the court without their top two stars. The Brooklyn Nets' struggles have more to do with lousy defensive play and outside shooting. The Thunder will try to avoid their longest losing streak in almost six years Friday night by sending the Nets to a sixth straight defeat for the first...
Via AP on Fox
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: James Ennis Throws Down the SICK Double-Clutch Dunk

King James Ennis as they have anointed him here in Miami is up to his usual antics again. In the second quarter of the Miami Heat-Brooklyn Nets game, Ennis threw down a monster double-clutch dunk over Alan Anderson of the Nets. The post Video: James Ennis Throws Down the SICK Double-Clutch Dunk appeared first on Heat Nation.
Via Heat Nation
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Lopez returns as Nets rout injury-depleted Thunder

NEW YORK (AP) Brook Lopez scored 18 points in his first regular-season game in about 11 months, and the Brooklyn Nets routed the injury-depleted Oklahoma City Thunder 116-85 on Monday night in their home opener. Alan Anderson added 18 points and Deron Williams had 17 points and nine assists for the Nets, who got their leading scorer back on a night the Thunder, already without Kevin...
Via AP on Fox
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Bojan Bogdanovic ready to be the Nets' starting shooting guard?

The Nets went out this offseason and signed Bojan Bogdanovic to a contract after failing to bring him over last season. Bogdanovic ideally is the replacement for Paul Pierce but putting Bogdanovic in the same sentence as Pierce is probably disrespect to the future Hall of Fame player.With an early injury to Alan Anderson, Bogdanovic got the chance to start. He didn't play great but...
Via Nets Take Over
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

CelticsLife Atlantic Division Preview: The Brooklyn Nets

2013/14 record: 44-38Over the course of the week, members of the CelticsLife staff will take a look at what to expect from the Atlantic Division this coming season. Today, let's dive into the Brooklyn Nets Expected Starting Lineup & Summary Kevin GarnettBrook Lopez Alan Anderson Joe Johnson Deron Williams Truth be told, I own two pieces of Nets merchandise. And before you...
Via Celtics Life
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Grading Alan Anderson’s Signing

Brooklyn Nets: Alan Anderson Signing Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Contract: 2 seasons, 2.5 million (Player Option) Anderson was semi-productive for the Nets in his 1st Brooklyn season, gives them needed perimeter depth and could even start. They are very thin at small forward, as Andrei Kirilenko is their only veteran at the position and they only have...
Via HoopStuff
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Grading Alan Anderson’s Signing

Brooklyn Nets: Alan Anderson Signing Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Contract: 2 seasons, 2.5 million (Player Option) Anderson was semi-productive for the Nets in his 1st Brooklyn season, gives them needed perimeter depth and could even start. They are very thin at small forward, as Andrei Kirilenko is their only veteran at the position and they only have...
Via HoopStuff
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Grading Alan Anderson’s Signing

Brooklyn Nets: Alan Anderson Signing Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Contract: 2 seasons, 2.5 million (Player Option) Anderson was semi-productive for the Nets in his 1st Brooklyn season, gives them needed perimeter depth and could even start. They are very thin at small forward, as Andrei Kirilenko is their only veteran at the position and they only have...
Via HoopStuff
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Grading Alan Anderson’s Signing

Brooklyn Nets: Alan Anderson Signing Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Contract: 2 seasons, 2.5 million (Player Option) Anderson was semi-productive for the Nets in his 1st Brooklyn season, gives them needed perimeter depth and could even start. They are very thin at small forward, as Andrei Kirilenko is their only veteran at the position and they only have...
Via HoopStuff
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Grading Alan Anderson’s Signing

Brooklyn Nets: Alan Anderson Signing Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Contract: 2 seasons, 2.5 million (Player Option) Anderson was semi-productive for the Nets in his 1st Brooklyn season, gives them needed perimeter depth and could even start. They are very thin at small forward, as Andrei Kirilenko is their only veteran at the position and they only have...
Via HoopStuff
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Strongest and Weakest Moves of the Offseason

Brooklyn Nets: Strongest and Weakest Moves of the Offseason By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Moves Made Resigned: Alan Anderson Signed: Bojan Bogdanovic Drafted: Markel Brown, Xavier Thames, Corey Jefferson Hired Lionel Hollins Traded Jason Kidd Traded For Sergey Karasev and Jarrett Jack Strongest: Hiring Lionel Hollins - They traded Jason Kidd for picks and hired...
Via HoopStuff
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: What Should Be Their Starting Five?

Brooklyn Nets: What Should Be Their Starting Five? By Troy Tauscher: Staff Writer @ Hoopstuff… After a year that started at downright ugly and ended at underwhelming, the Brooklyn Nets have some work to do. With Jason Kidd gone after just one year, Lionel Hollins will step into a roster with aging players and little cap space. The question is now is who Hollins should put on the...
Via HoopStuff
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Grading the Nets Free Agent Signings

The Brooklyn Nets were one of the league’s worst teams last season.  They will continue to be among the league’s playoff contenders, but they also lost in the playoffs last season, and lost one of their key players in Paul Pierce in the off-season.  They did make some re-signings of their own, and I will grade those here:Andrei KirilenkoGrade: B This wasn’t exactly a signing...
Via TopSportsReport
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Alan Anderson Agrees To Two-Year, $3M Deal With Nets

Alan Anderson has signed a two-year deal with the Brooklyn Nets worth approximately $3 million. The 15-16 season of the contract is a player option.
Via RealGM
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Nets Re-Sign Alan Anderson

The Brooklyn Nets have re-signed Alan Anderson, according to Tim Bontemps of New York Post. He will make near $3 million over two years. The second year of his contract will be a player option. The veteran forward is expected to see more minutes next season, due to Paul Pierce’s departure from... The post Nets Re-Sign Alan Anderson appeared first on Hoops-Nation.
Via Hoops-Nation
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Seraphin doesn’t want Nets-Heat players fighting near Beyonce

Thanks the crazy realm of social networking, we can learn what our favorite NBA players are thinking at any given time. During tonight’s game three between the Brooklyn Nets-Miami Heat, Brooklyn’s Alan Anderson got tangled up with Ray Allen and two got into an altercation. The fight occurred near Jay-Z and Beyonce sitting on the sideline and it appears that Wizards forward Kevin...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Should Greivis Vasquez Start For The Raptors In Game Seven?

In Game Six, Head Coach Jason Kidd started Alan Anderson so his Nets could throw more effective double-teams at Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan. It worked. The Raptors most effective counter move to other team’s taking the ball out of their best players’ hands has been to insert Greivis Vasquez as a second point guard. Wouldn’t it be okay to put player development on the back...
Via Pro Bball Report
May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

#NBAPlayoffs Still Angry after the Toronto Raptors vs Brooklyn Nets GM5

With 9.7 seconds to play Amir Johnson had a brain cramp and fouled a decent three pointer in Alan Anderson. Mind you this is Alan Anderson’s first playoff experience after being in the league for four years. Fortunately, for the Raptors they converted on their free throws and in the words of Chuck Hayes, “When we need someone, we call on Kyle Lowry.” Coming back from a 26 point...
Via Inside the Purple Room
May 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavs finish out slate with Nets

While they're trying to balance between being rested and ready for the postseason, the Brooklyn Nets still have some business to take care of in their regular-season finale. The Nets again look to clinch the Eastern Conference's fifth seed and try to avoid a fourth loss in five games Wednesday night at the lottery-bound Cleveland Cavaliers. Although they have the East's second-best...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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