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Sixers snap 6-game skid against MavericksEvan Turner scored 22 points and Thaddeus Young had 20 to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 100-98 win over the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night.Share Tweet
Section 15: A Buddy Road Tripnytimes.com Nov 27, 2012The Off the Dribble team was interested in learning about Nets fans now that the team is in Brooklyn. Friends Richard Baker from Pennsylvania, and Joe McCormick from New Jersey hung out in Section 15 on Monday.Share Tweet
A Pac-10 Coach Called Jeremy Lin By A Porn Star’s Name While Recruiting Himdimemag.com Nov 27, 2012Thanks to a new cover story on James Harden and Jeremy Lin, we now know that before Lin became the most popular player on the planet for a three-week stretch last February, a Pac-10 coach once called him the name of a porn star on accident for a whole r…Share Tweet
Deron Williams Makes It About Team, Not Placenytimes.com Nov 27, 2012With his performance on Monday night, point guard Deron Williams helped persuade fans to support the Nets, not just Brooklyn.Share TweetLast night’s battle of the boroughs is all New Yorkers can talk about today. The New York Post had the “Lords of Flatbush” headline after Brooklyn’s win; the Daily News went with the “Battle of Hooplyn.” Since it was such a big game for the reShare TweetNets center Andray Blatche took a shot at his old team, the Wizards.Share Tweet
Deadspin NBA Shit List: Nate Robinson, The Tiny Exploding CosmosA celebration of the NBA's most infuriating players, both past and present. Read other NBA Shit List entries here. More »Share Tweet
The Bobcats Were So, So Awful Last NightWhile Raymond Felton was ruining the end of an otherwise good Nets-Knicks game for a national audience, the Charlotte Bobcats were quietly having a statement game of their own-plunging deep into the depths of basketball shittiness during a 114-69 loss tShare Tweet
Slick Rick's Embarrassing Performance At The Nets Game Last Night Was Worse Than You ThinkWe told you about Slick Rick getting booed at halftime of the Knicks-Nets game, and about Frank Isola of the New York Daily News getting all kinds of grief on Twitter for wondering whether Slick Rick was indeed a hip-hop legend. Slick's got nothing to p…Share TweetBrook Lopez had a monster game in the Brooklyn Nets' landmark 96-89 overtime win over the New York Knicks on Monday night, turning in a team-high 22 points on 9-for-20 shooting, 11 rebounds (including seven on the offensive glass) and five blocked shots…Share Tweet
Brooklyn Draws First Blood In The Battle For New York; Brandon Knight Sends A Message To Damian Lillarddimemag.com Nov 27, 2012To New Yorkers, last night felt important. The Battle of the Boroughs felt like it mattered. Yes, most of the rest of the country could care less about who owns New York, but to everyone actually in the Big Apple, it’s like choosing between Hova and NasShare Tweet
D-Will reveals he's playing through wrist sprainBrooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams, who has been playing through a litany of minor injuries lately, revealed he sprained a joint in his right shooting wrist while bracing a fall in Friday night's game against the Los Angeles Clippers.Share Tweet
Rockets Roll Raptors, 117-101Nov 27James Harden leads Rockets with 24 points.
Rivalries, Dead Or Alive?Nov 27The '80s and '90s are long gone. Are NBA rivalries, too? J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez go to battle.
TrueHoop TV: Hello BrooklynNov 27Kevin Arnovitz and Beckley Mason following the Knicks-Nets game on Monday night.
Best In New YorkNov 27Chris Broussard discusses the atmosphere at the Barclays Center for Knicks-Nets and the best player, center and coach between the Knicks and Nets.