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Nets looking to fill point guard gap

Jason Kidd’s departure from the Nets this summer took everyone by surprise. It happened so suddenly that there was not much time for many of the Nets’ players to digest it. For a young point guard like Marquis Teague, the departure was real sudden. Like a veteran on a team, the Nets newcomer was learning and soaking up everything he could from his new head coach — and he was...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Nets looking to fill point guard gap

Jason Kidd’s departure from the Nets this summer took everyone by surprise. It happened so suddenly that there was not much time for many of the Nets’ players to digest it. For a young point guard like Marquis Teague, the departure was real sudden. Like a veteran on a team, the Nets newcomer was learning and soaking up everything he could from his new head coach — and he was...
Via Crossover Chronicles
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Bulls Narrowly Avoid Luxury Tax

The Chicago Bulls narrowly escaped paying the NBA luxury tax despite a $500,000 bonus for Joakim Noah making the All-NBA First Team. The Bulls were just $291,165 away from the threshold. The Bulls saved money when the Utah Jazz claimed Erik Murphy off waivers. The Bulls also saved approximately $300,000 when they traded Marquis Teague to the Brooklyn Nets.
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Bulls Narrowly Avoid Luxury Tax

The Chicago Bulls narrowly escaped paying the NBA luxury tax despite a $500,000 bonus for Joakim Noah making the All-NBA First Team. The Bulls were just $291,165 away from the threshold. The Bulls saved money when the Utah Jazz claimed Erik Murphy off waivers. The Bulls also saved approximately $300,000 when they traded Marquis Teague to the Brooklyn Nets. After paying the luxury...
Via RealGM
June 05, 2014  |  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
April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeff Teague Killer Crossover On Brother Marquis Teague (Video)

The Atlanta Hawks have been trying to close in on the eight-playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Not only did Atlanta pull off the victory against Brooklyn with the score of 93-88, we also got to see the Teague brothers go at it on the floor. Photo Credit: NBA/YouTube Hawks’ Jeff Teague showed his little brother Marquis Teague (Nets) why he’s still the better point guard...
Via Blog Surface
April 12, 2014  |  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
April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeff Teague Gets Filthy Ankle-Breaker Own Brother Marquis Teague (Video)

Atlanta Hawks point guard Jeff Teague is a force not to be reckoned with in the open court. Teague shows no love as he breaks the ankles of his own younger brother Marquis Teague with a sensational hesitation crossover, leaving Marquis falling to the floor. Hawks point guard Teague contributed 22 points and three rebounds in a 93-88 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on the road. Most...
Via Basketball Bicker
April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeff Teague, Paul Millsap lead Atlanta over Brooklyn 93-88

The Atlanta Hawks capture their second straight impressive win on the road 93-88 over the Brooklyn Nets. The victory snaps Brooklyn's 15-game home winning streak and reduces Atlanta's magic number to just one with three games left to play. Atlanta fell behind early but rallied with a 39 points second quarter to take a 55-47 lead at halftime. Jeff Teague scored 14 of his...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeff Teague Drops Brother Marquis With Nasty Crossover (Video)

Another night, another nasty crossover, this time courtesy of Atlanta guard Jeff Teague, who maliciously broke the ankles of his own brother, Brooklyn’s Marquis Teague, with a filthy crossover during tonight’s Hawks-Nets matchup. Apparently brotherly love doesn’t extend to the court. Hawks went on to win 93-88. [The Brooklyn Game]
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 11, 2014  |  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
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Envy: What Nets fans said - 3/8

After the C's pulled out a 91-84 victory in a sloppy game, Brooklyn fans were all over the place. There was lots of Kidd criticism, some Celts praise, and some oh-so-desperate hope.Top Three:1) Maybe we need to try to use Collins for shooting the three.2) I honestly blame Livingston for all this.3) Self destruct! Send in Teague.The good, the bad, and the desperate:1) We are 0...
Via Celtics Life
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Marquis Teague: No longer Derrick Rose heir apparent

When Derrick Rose first got injured, the Bulls were sent scrambling to find a backup point guard. They tried Nate Robinson, Kirk Hinrich and Marco Belinelli in the role, but none of those were long-term solutions. Belinelli signed with the Spurs and was a more of a shooting guard anyway. Robinson moved on to sign with the Nuggets. Hinrich is still in Chicago plugging along, but is...
Via Bloguin Best
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Marquis Teague: No longer Derrick Rose heir apparent

When Derrick Rose first got injured, the Bulls were sent scrambling to find a backup point guard. They tried Nate Robinson, Kirk Hinrich and Marco Belinelli in the role, but none of those were long-term solutions. Belinelli signed with the Spurs and was a more of a shooting guard anyway. Robinson moved on to sign with the Nuggets. Hinrich is still in Chicago plugging along, but is...
Via Crossover Chronicles
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Thunder thrash Nets 120-95; extend win-streak to 10

The Nets entered tonight with the NBA's best record in the month of January, but they had a red-hot Oklahoma City Thunder team coming in with the NBA's leading MVP candidate, Kevin Durant. The Thunder proved to be too much for the Nets this time around as they stomped them into the ground with a 120-95 victory.As we all know, Kevin Durant is really good. He scored the first...
Via Nets Take Over
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Marquis Teague: Brooklyn Nets player profile

Younger brother of Atlanta Hawks point guard Jeff Teague, Marquis Teague is only in his second year in the NBA. The Brooklyn Nets traded Toko Shengelia to the Chicago Bulls for Teague who played his college ball at the University of Kentucky. Teague helped the school win a National Championship along with Anthony Davis, Terrence Jones and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist.  He left Kentucky...
Via The Sports Blitz
January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

NTO Mailbag: Turnaround, the Future, and Joe Johnson

Thank you everyone who submitted questions for our weekly mailbag! We've selected five of them for our Starting Five to tip-off the week with. As always, if you'd like to put forth your own opinions feel free to do so in the comments section below. 1) What was the turning point to our success in January? - Dawn Risueno Malcolm - It's a lot of things. It's the return...
Via Nets Take Over
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Nets Marquis Teague: I Just Didn’t Click With Tom Thibodeau

Former Bulls point guard Marquis Teague told ESPN Chicago he knew he was going to get traded. “I wasn’t really shocked,” said Teague, who practiced for the first time as a Brooklyn Net on Thursday. “I knew a lot of changes were being made around there, so I was kind of prepared.” Teague practiced with the Nets for the first time on Thursday and told the media it didn’t...
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January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Nets Marquis Teague: I Just Didn’t Click With Thibodeau

Former Bulls point guard Marquis Teague told ESPN Chicago he knew he was going to get traded. “I wasn’t really shocked,” said Teague, who practiced for the first time as a Brooklyn Net on Thursday. “I knew a lot of changes were being made around there, so I was kind of prepared.” Teague practiced with the Nets for the first time on Thursday and told the media it didn...
Via BlackSportsOnline
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

What do the Nets get in Marquis Teague?

The Nets made official on Tuesday a trade sending Tornike Shengelia to the Chicago Bulls in exchange for point guard Marquis Teague.Teague is most known for being the younger brother of the Atlanta Hawks' star point guard, Jeff Teague. Marquis found himself struggling under Tom Thibodeau, and eventually found himself in the D-League. A first-round pick out of Kentucky, Teague...
Via Nets Take Over
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Nets finalize pair of trades

The Nets made official the two trades they came to an agreement on Saturday, sending Tornike Shengelia to the Bulls and Tyshawn Taylor to the Pelicans. In exchange for Shengelia, the Nets acquired Marquis Teague, a point guard who was the 29th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. But, because of the storm brought on by the polar vortex Tuesday, Teague was unable to make it to New...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bulls trade G Teague to Nets for F Shengelia

The Brooklyn Nets have acquired guard Marquis Teague from Chicago for Toko Shengelia. The Bulls announced the move Tuesday after reports surfaced over the weekend. The 6-foot-9 Shengelia has appeared in 17 games for the Nets this season, averaging 1.5 points in just over eight minutes. The native of Tbilisi, Georgia, has played in 36 NBA games over two years. Teague was drafted...
Via AP on Fox
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Bulls, Nets Complete Teague For Shengelia Trade

The Brooklyn Nets have acquired Marquis Teague from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for Tornike Shengelia. Teague, selected by the Bulls in the first round (29th overall) of the 2012 NBA Draft, has played in 19 games this season, averaging 2.4 points, 1.5 assists and 1.0 rebound in 12.7 minutes per game. Over two seasons, the University of Kentucky product holds career averages of...
Via RealGM
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

The Nets Have Made A Couple Of Minor Trades

Image from: snynets.com The Brooklyn Nets agreed to a couple of separate trades with the Chicago Bulls and New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday, but neither deal is worth really raising an eyebrow. One of those trades sends power forward Tornike Shengelia to the Bulls in exchange for point guard Marquis Teague, and the other sends shooting guard Tyshawn Taylor and cash to the Pelicans...
Via Pass The Pill
January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls trade Marquis Teague to Brooklyn Nets

The Marquis Teague era in Chicago is over. Long live the Marquis Teague era. The Chicago Bulls traded Teague to the Brooklyn Nets for someone named Toko Shengalia. According to K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune, the trade will save the Bulls $285,848 this season and $600,000 next season. Shengalia is a free agent at the end of the season. Oddly enough, as Johnson points out, Teague...
Via isportsweb.com
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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