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Cleveland Cavaliers interested in Joe Johnson of Brooklyn Nets

Cleveland Cavaliers interested in Joe Johnson of Brooklyn Nets

ESPN.com Updated Jul 5 (2 days ago)
The Cleveland Cavaliers are considering trading for Brooklyn Nets star Joe Johnson with their Brendan Haywood contract chip, sources told ESPN.com.
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  • Brook Lopez opts out of contract with Nets

    Brook Lopez opts out of contract with Nets

    nba.com Jun 26
    Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez has opted out of the final year of his contract and will become a free agent.
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  • We Need To Talk About That Dumb Trade The Brooklyn Nets Made

    We Need To Talk About That Dumb Trade The Brooklyn Nets Made

    deadspin.com Jun 26
    Last night while most people were sleeping, the Nets traded Mason Plumlee and 41st-overall pick Pat Connaughton to the Portland Trail Blazers for... Steve Blake and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson. This is a bad trade.Read more...
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  • Nets acquire Juan Pablo Vaulet from Hornets

    Nets acquire Juan Pablo Vaulet from Hornets

    nba.com Jun 26
    The Brooklyn Nets acquired the draft rights to forward Juan Pablo Vaulet from the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for a 2018 second round pick, the Nets' 2019 second round pick and cash considerations, Nets GM Billy King announced tonight.
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  • Blazers' get Plumlee and Nets grab Blake, as teams also swap pi…

    Blazers' get Plumlee and Nets grab Blake, as teams also swap picks

    nba.com Jun 26
    The Portland Trail Blazers have acquired center/forward Mason Plumlee and the draft rights to guard/forward Pat Connaughton from the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for guard Steve Blake and the draft rights to forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, it was announce…
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  • Young opts out of final year of deal with Nets

    Young opts out of final year of deal with Nets

    nba.com ESPN.com Jun 22
    Thaddeus Young has informed the Brooklyn Nets he will become a free agent, and general manager Billy King says they want to keep the forward and center Brook Lopez.
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  • Orlando Magic to Host 2015 Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summe…

    Orlando Magic to Host 2015 Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League

    nba.com Jun 18
    The Orlando Magic will host the Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League at the team's practice court at the Amway Center from July 4-10, 2015. The 25-game, seven-day event will feature two teams from the Orlando Magic, along with the Brooklyn Nets,…
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  • GM King wants to build Nets around Lopez

    GM King wants to build Nets around Lopez

    nba.com May 6
    The big blockbusters haven't done much for the Brooklyn Nets. So now general manager Billy King is looking to improve from within.
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  • The Brooklyn Nets? Gone till 2019.

    The Brooklyn Nets? Gone till 2019.

    yahoo.com May 4
    It’s hard not to pile on. Trust us, we tried to be nice with this one. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] The Brooklyn Nets had to recover to win 38 games this season, in a campaign spent working in the lacking Eas…
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  • Hawks thump Nets in Game 6, advance to face Wizards

    Hawks thump Nets in Game 6, advance to face Wizards

    yahoo.com May 1
    It took six games, but the Atlanta Hawks finally looked like the team that coasted to the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. After seeing their excellent starting lineup break out in a pivotal Game 5 win, the Hawks traveled to the Barclays Center for…
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  • Horford, Teague, Carroll push Hawks to Game 5 win, take 3-2 lea…

    Horford, Teague, Carroll push Hawks to Game 5 win, take 3-2 lead on Nets

    The Atlanta Hawks rolled up a franchise-record 60 wins behind a balanced attack, crisp ball movement, committed defense and widespread contributions to make up for the lack of a single dominant scorer. In desperate need of a win after dropping two strai…
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  • Atlanta's first round playoff problems look awfully familiar

    Atlanta's first round playoff problems look awfully familiar

    yahoo.com Apr 29
    The Atlanta Hawks seem to have a big problem. They seem to have acquired a cold. A long-lingering, Eastern Conference-bred, cold. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] Atlanta is currently stuck at a 2-2 stalemate wit…
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  • Deron Williams comes back to life with 35, Nets even series wit…

    Deron Williams comes back to life with 35, Nets even series with Hawks

    yahoo.com Apr 27
    Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams came into Game 4 of his team's first-round series with the Atlanta Hawks as one of the great disappoinments of the 2015 postseason. Once considered one of the three best point guards in the NBA, Willliams scuffle…
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  • Howard: Nets' Williams isn't the player we thought he was

    Howard: Nets' Williams isn't the player we thought he was

    Howard: Nets' Williams isn't the player we thought he was
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  • Nets' Teletovic probable for Game 2 against Hawks

    Nets' Teletovic probable for Game 2 against Hawks

    The Brooklyn Nets say forward Mirza Teletovic is probable for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference playoff series against top-seeded Atlanta after missing nearly three months because of blood clots.
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  • Hawks center Horford says he will play in Game 2

    Hawks center Horford says he will play in Game 2

    nba.com Apr 21
    Hawks center Al Horford says he's definitely playing Game 2 of the Eastern Conference playoffs against the Brooklyn Nets.
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  • Brooklyn's Bogdanovic and Utah's Hood named Kia Rookies of the …

    Brooklyn's Bogdanovic and Utah's Hood named Kia Rookies of the Month

    nba.com Apr 17
    The Brooklyn Nets' Bojan Bogdanovic and the Utah Jazz's Rodney Hood today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for games played in April.
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  • Nets' Teletovic cleared to return, may not play in series

    Nets' Teletovic cleared to return, may not play in series

    nba.com Apr 17
    The Brooklyn Nets say Mirza Teletovic has been cleared to resume basketball activities after recovering from blood clots in his lungs.
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  • Video - Nets Outlast Bucks 01:33

    Nets Outlast Bucks

    Mar 20
    The Nets needed triple overtime to beat the Bucks 129-127 in Brooklyn.
  • Video - Cavs Continue Home Dominance 00:54

    Cavs Continue Home Dominance

    Mar 18
    Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving each posted double-doubles as the Cavs captured their 14th straight win at home with a 117-92 victory over the Nets.
  • Video - Wade Powers Heat Past Nets 01:14

    Wade Powers Heat Past Nets

    Mar 11
    Dwyane Wade scored 28 points in the Heat's 104-98 win over the Nets.
  • Video - Pelicans Down Nets For Third Straight Win 01:12

    Pelicans Down Nets For Third Straight Win

    Mar 10
    The Pelicans used a balanced attack of six players scoring in double digits in a 111-91 win over the Nets.

Sports Columnists

  • Mo Williams returning to Cleveland Cavaliers on 2-year, $4.3 million deal

    Jul 6
    The Cavaliers have agreed to sign guard Mo Williams to a contract, Williams announced on his Twitter feed Monday night. The deal will be for two years and a total of $4.3 million, sources say.
  • Free-agency winners and losers

    Jul 6
    J.A. Adande names the Los Angeles Clippers the biggest loser in free agency so far. "The Clippers had no fallback plan for DeAndre Jordan's departure,...
  • Free-agency winners and losers

    Jul 6
    J.A. Adande names the Los Angeles Clippers the biggest loser in free agency so far. "The Clippers had no fallback plan for DeAndre Jordan's departure,...
  • Cory Joseph, Toronto Raptors reach agreement on four-year, $30 million dea…

    Jul 5
    The Toronto Raptors have reached agreement on a four-year, $30 million deal with guard Cory Joseph, league sources told ESPN.