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Brooklyn Nets evaluating future of Lionel Hollins, players

Brooklyn Nets evaluating future of Lionel Hollins, players

ESPN.com Updated Jan 26 (yesterday)
The Brooklyn Nets, increasingly worried about a recent lack of competitiveness, have launched an in-season evaluation of various facets of the team, including new coach Lionel Hollins, according to league sources.
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  • Charlotte, Brooklyn and Detroit are all fighting for the Worst …

    Charlotte, Brooklyn and Detroit are all fighting for the Worst Playoff Seed Ever

    yahoo.com 6 hours ago
    For whatever reason, the “contenders” that are “fightin’” for the final playoff spots in the Eastern Conference’s pathetic playoff bracket want us to notice them. Be it by trade discussions, terribly unfortunate injuries, or coaching intrigue, the below…
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  • The NBA postponed two games, and improves Sacramento's lottery …

    The NBA postponed two games, and improves Sacramento's lottery odds

    yahoo.com Jan 26 (yesterday)
    The NBA and the forces of Mother Nature may have just banded together to help Sacramento’s NBA draft status. As expected, the league postponed Monday night’s Brooklyn Nets/Portland Trail Blazers and New York Knicks/Sacramento Kings games due to the bliz…
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  • NBA TV replaces Blazers-Nets with Wolves-Thunder

    NBA TV replaces Blazers-Nets with Wolves-Thunder

    nba.com Jan 26 (yesterday)
    NBA TV will feature the Oklahoma City Thunder and Kevin Durant, as they attempt to climb into playoff position, hosting the Minnesota Timberwolves and Andrew Wiggins tonight, Monday, Jan. 26, at 8 p.m. ET. The Timberwolves/Thunder matchup will replace t…
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  • Snow doubt: Knicks, Nets games called off

    Snow doubt: Knicks, Nets games called off

    ESPN.com Jan 26 (yesterday)
    With one of the largest snowstorms in recent history bearing down on the New York City area, the NBA has postponed the New York Knicks' and Brooklyn Nets' home games scheduled for Monday night.
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  • Report: Monday’s Nets-Blazers Game In Brooklyn Postponed Due To…

    Report: Monday’s Nets-Blazers Game In Brooklyn Postponed Due To Blizzard

    dimemag.com Jan 26 (yesterday)
    Unfortunately, authority of the Basketball Gods pales in comparison to that of Mother Nature. According to a report, the NBA has postponed tonight’s game between the Brooklyn Nets and Portland Trail Blazers as a historic blizzard dawns on the Northeaste…
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  • Report: Hornets, Nets Talking Lance Stephenson, Joe Johnson Swa…

    Report: Hornets, Nets Talking Lance Stephenson, Joe Johnson Swap

    dimemag.com Jan 25 (2 days ago)
    The “untradeable” Joe Johhnson just might be on the move again. According to a report, the Brooklyn Nets are discussing a deal that would send the seven-time All-Star to the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for Lance Stephenson. The news is courtesy of Yah…
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  • Nets' Johnson playing through tendinitis

    Nets' Johnson playing through tendinitis

    ESPN.com Jan 25 (2 days ago)
    Brooklyn Nets swingman Joe Johnson revealed he has recently been playing through tendinitis.
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  • Nets' Teletovic suffering from blood clots, out for season

    Nets' Teletovic suffering from blood clots, out for season

    nba.com yahoo.com ESPN.com Jan 23 (4 days ago)
    The Brooklyn Nets say forward Mirza Teletovic is in a Los Angeles hospital with blood clots in his lungs and will miss the rest of the season.
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  • Clippers ride big 1st half in blowout of Nets

    Clippers ride big 1st half in blowout of Nets

    ESPN.com Jan 23 (5 days ago)
    Blake Griffin scored 22 of his 24 points in the first half, when the Clippers led by 33 points, and Los Angeles went on to its largest victory ever over the Brooklyn Nets, 123-84 on Thursday night.
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  • Watch DeAndre Jordan Posterize Brook Lopez And Scream To The Go…

    Watch DeAndre Jordan Posterize Brook Lopez And Scream To The Gods

    dimemag.com yahoo.com Jan 23 (5 days ago)
    DeAndre Jordan was a perfect 7-for-7 from the field against the Nets on Thursday night and also recorded a double-double with 14 points and 12 boards. But all anyone is going to be talking about is when he elevated over Brook Lopez for a mighty alley-oo…
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  • GIF: Boogie’s Behind-The-Back Burn Of KG

    GIF: Boogie’s Behind-The-Back Burn Of KG

    dimemag.com Jan 22 (6 days ago)
    The Kings fell down by 16 at the half against the Nets last night. DeMarcus Cousins was just 2-for-12 in the opening 24 minutes, but DMC and the Kings came back to make a game of it late, only to fall 103-100 to the visiting Nets. Cousins rebounded to g…
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  • Nets' Williams to remain out for at least current road trip

    Nets' Williams to remain out for at least current road trip

    nba.com Jan 21 (6 days ago)
    The Brooklyn Nets say Deron Williams' injured rib will sideline the point guard through their three-game road trip.
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  • Amid rumors, Lopez leads Nets' rout of Wiz

    Amid rumors, Lopez leads Nets' rout of Wiz

    ESPN.com Jan 16
    Brook Lopez and Jarrett Jack each scored 26 points as the Brooklyn Nets broke a seven-game losing streak with a 102-80 win over the Washington Wizards on Friday night.
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  • Pierce on facing Nets: Any team will miss me

    Pierce on facing Nets: Any team will miss me

    "Any team without Paul Pierce misses him. Period," Pierce said ahead of his Washington Wizards facing the Brooklyn Nets for the first time since his former team decided not to re-sign him in the offseason.
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  • Report: OKC-Nets Talks Falter; Rockets Are Now Interested In Br…

    Report: OKC-Nets Talks Falter; Rockets Are Now Interested In Brook — Huh?

    dimemag.com Jan 16
    According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Nets-Thunder talks have disintegrated because for Brooklyn, “there was nothing we liked.” But Woj also said that Houston had inquired about Brook Lopez‘s services, which is weird because they already …
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  • Report: Three-Team Trade Nixed, But OKC Could Still Get Brook L…

    Report: Three-Team Trade Nixed, But OKC Could Still Get Brook Lopez

    dimemag.com Jan 16
    Welp, it seems the Nets weren’t interested in Brooklyn’s Born Ready. After reports surfaced last night of a proposed three-team swap sending Brook Lopez to Oklahoma City, Jarrett Jack and Jeremy Lamb to Charlotte and Lance Stephenson to Brooklyn, it fel…
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  • Sources: Hornets out of Nets-OKC trade talks

    Sources: Hornets out of Nets-OKC trade talks

    ESPN.com Jan 16
    The Brooklyn Nets and Oklahoma City Thunder are involved in discussions about a trade involving Brook Lopez and Kendrick Perkins, according to sources.
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  • Video - Jazz Cruise Past Nets 01:04

    Jazz Cruise Past Nets

    Jan 24
    Trey Burke scored 19 points off the bench as the Jazz defeated the Jets 108-73.
  • Video - 'SportCenter' Not Top Plays 02:16

    'SportCenter' Not Top Plays

    Jan 23
    Check out the worst plays from this past week, including LeBron James' air ball during a foul shot.
  • Video - DeAndre's Alley-Oop Posterizer 00:19

    DeAndre's Alley-Oop Posterizer

    Jan 22
    Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul tossed up an alley-oop pass to center DeAndre Jordan, who finished with a monster slam on Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez.
  • Video - Clippers Slam Nets 01:27

    Clippers Slam Nets

    Jan 22
    Five Clippers scored in double figures in Los Angeles' 123-84 win over Brooklyn

Sports Columnists

  • Windhorst: LeBron must manage his minutes

    Jan 27
    While Kobe Bryant provides the cautionary tale, the Cavs would be wise to emulate the Spurs' management of Tim Duncan for LeBron James, writes Brian Windhorst.
  • Brooklyn Nets evaluating future of Lionel Hollins, players

    Jan 26
    The Brooklyn Nets, increasingly worried about a recent lack of competitiveness, have launched an in-season evaluation of various facets of the team, including new coach Lionel Hollins, according to league sources.
  • Sources -- Dallas Mavericks confident they will eventually sign veteran ce…

    Jan 26
    The Dallas Mavericks are confident they are inching closer to the eventual signing of veteran center Jermaine O'Neal, according to team sources.
  • NBA - Adande: Kobe Bryant pays price for what greatness requires

    Jan 24
    The pursuit of greatness made Kobe Bryant push his body to the brink, writes J.A. Adande.