Brooklyn Nets News and Rumors

  • GM: Nets' coaching hire part of shift in direction

    GM: Nets' coaching hire part of shift in direction

    ESPN.com Updated May 16
    GM: Nets' coaching hire part of shift in direction
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  • After overseas career, Nets coach Atkinson returns to New York

    After overseas career, Nets coach Atkinson returns to New York

    nba.com May 16
    Long before playing in Europe or coaching in Mexico, Kenny Atkinson was a ballplayer from New York.
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  • Isaiah Thomas Can’t Predict The Celtics’ Offseason Because ‘We …

    Isaiah Thomas Can’t Predict The Celtics’ Offseason Because ‘We Ain’t Got No Michael Jordan’

    dimemag.com Apr 29
    Getty Image The best season of the Brad Stevens era came just in time for the Boston Celtics. No summer since 2012 has been more important for the future of Danny Ainge’s organization than this one. By way of a long past trade with the Brooklyn Nets tha…
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  • Nets' Ellington honored for service to community

    Nets' Ellington honored for service to community

    ESPN.com Apr 27
    Nets' Ellington honored for service to community
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  • Hawks assistant Kenny Atkinson hired to coach Nets

    Hawks assistant Kenny Atkinson hired to coach Nets

    Kenny Atkinson has become one of the NBA's most respected assistant coaches, helping the Atlanta Hawks to their best season ever.
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  • Company owned by Nets' Prokhorov searched in Moscow

    Company owned by Nets' Prokhorov searched in Moscow

    nba.com Apr 15
    Russia's main domestic security agency has searched the offices of a company controlled by the billionaire owner of U.S. basketball team Brooklyn Nets, Mikhail Prokhorov.
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  • BDL's 2015-16 NBA Playoff Previews: Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Ce…

    BDL's 2015-16 NBA Playoff Previews: Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Celtics

    yahoo.com Apr 15
    One of the wackier NBA regular seasons in history is over, for better or worse, and the two-month playoff run is set to begin. With the first round upon us, the minds at Ball Don't Lie decided to preview each series. Here's our look at the No. 4-seeded …
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  • Brooklyn Nets' 'bridge year' comes to a merciful…

    Brooklyn Nets' 'bridge year' comes to a merciful end

    ESPN.com Apr 14
    Brooklyn Nets' 'bridge year' comes to a merciful end
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  • Did You Know How Close The Nets Came To Being Renamed The Swamp…

    Did You Know How Close The Nets Came To Being Renamed The Swamp Dragons?

    dimemag.com Apr 8
    Via ESPN The Brooklyn Nets are one of the most moribund franchises in the NBA, without a competitive team or the draft picks to build one. But hey, at least they’re in Brooklyn, in a new arena and with a cool color scheme. But back in the early ’90s, be…
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  • Wizards' Wall out with sore right knee against Nets

    Wizards' Wall out with sore right knee against Nets

    nba.com Apr 6
    Wizards point guard John Wall has a sore right knee and will not play against Brooklyn on Wednesday night.
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  • Pacers' Paul George concerned but staying positive after b…

    Pacers' Paul George concerned but staying positive after bad loss to Nets

    ESPN.com Mar 26
    Pacers' Paul George concerned but staying positive after bad loss to Nets
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  • Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, young Nets impress in upset over Caval…

    Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, young Nets impress in upset over Cavaliers

    ESPN.com Mar 25
    Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, young Nets impress in upset over Cavaliers
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  • One-man army LeBron not enough as Nets overwhelm Cavs late

    One-man army LeBron not enough as Nets overwhelm Cavs late

    yahoo.com Mar 25
    There is a widely held belief that, no matter how the Cleveland Cavaliers scuffle and stumble during the regular season — the home loss to eight-man Memphis, the fourth-quarter collapse against a Jazz team without Gordon Hayward, the 21-point waxing at …
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  • Nets rookie Rondae Hollis-Jefferson punctuates return with vici…

    Nets rookie Rondae Hollis-Jefferson punctuates return with vicious slam

    Nets rookie Rondae Hollis-Jefferson punctuates return with vicious slam
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  • Kemba Walker Slithered Through The Nets For This Tough Buzzer-B…

    Kemba Walker Slithered Through The Nets For This Tough Buzzer-Beating Finger Roll

    dimemag.com Mar 22
    Kemba Walker’s greatest improvement this season has been proficiency from beyond the arc. A close second? His comfort finishing at the rim, as this wildly difficult and buzzer-beating finger roll against the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night makes abundant…
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  • Brooklyn's Lopez out against Detroit because of virus

    Brooklyn's Lopez out against Detroit because of virus

    nba.com Mar 19
    Brook Lopez is out of the lineup for the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday night against Detroit because of a virus.
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  • Nets sign Sean Kilpatrick to multi-year contract

    Nets sign Sean Kilpatrick to multi-year contract

    nba.com Mar 19
    The Brooklyn Nets have signed guard Sean Kilpatrick to a multiyear contract.
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  • Sixers Fans Roast Nets Fans In Brooklyn With A ‘We’ve Got Draft…

    Sixers Fans Roast Nets Fans In Brooklyn With A ‘We’ve Got Draft Picks’ Chant

    dimemag.com Mar 16
    Getty Image The Brooklyn Nets and Philadelphia 76ers are the two worst teams in the Eastern Conference, and because the schedule dictated it, they played at the Barclays Center on Tuesday night. The Nets got up big early and rolled to a 131-114 victory,…
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  • Bojan Bogdanovic (44 points) 'proud' to match Drazen …

    Bojan Bogdanovic (44 points) 'proud' to match Drazen Petrovic's Nets record

    ESPN.com Mar 16
    Bojan Bogdanovic (44 points) 'proud' to match Drazen Petrovic's Nets record
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  • Here’s How Badly LeBron James Wanted Joe Johnson To Sign With T…

    Here’s How Badly LeBron James Wanted Joe Johnson To Sign With The Cleveland Cavaliers

    Getty Image By now it’s been established that LeBron James really wanted the Cleveland Cavaliers to sign Joe Johnson after the Brooklyn Nets waived the veteran guard/forward. James straight up told a local newspaper how badly he wanted Johnson to come t…
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  • Nets hire Trajan Langdon as assistant GM

    Nets hire Trajan Langdon as assistant GM

    nba.com Mar 8
    The Brooklyn Nets have hired Trajan Langdon as assistant general manager.
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  • Russell has 'ice in his veins,' scores career-high 39 to beat N…

    Russell has 'ice in his veins,' scores career-high 39 to beat Nets

    yahoo.com Mar 2
    D'Angelo Russell's rookie season with the Los Angeles Lakers has been marked by quite a bit of chaos in the wake of legend Kobe Bryant's ongoing and all-consuming farewell tour, and no small amount of friction with head coach Byron Scott about the prope…
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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.