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Why the Brooklyn Nets Would Be Smart to Trade Brook Lopez This Offseason

No matter how well Brook Lopez's foot heels, the Brooklyn Nets center can't outrun the reality that he is a poor fit for his own team. Lopez's 2013-14 season soured last December when he went down for the year with a fractured fifth metatarsal in his right foot. Show More Summary

Nets Insider: Lopez may learn to play small

Brook Lopez may have been a forgotten man for much of the season. But when Lopez, who had season-ending foot surgery in January and ankle surgery in March, resumes basketball activities, he, along with his teammates, will be confronted with an enormous issue: How to fit Lopez in with the new small-ball approach the team adopted after Lopez went down in December.

Biggest Needs for Brooklyn Nets During 2014 Offseason

From the moment Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett joined a loaded Brooklyn Nets core that boasted Brook Lopez, Deron Williams and Joe Johnson, expectations surrounding Jason Kidd's veteran-laden squad skyrocketed to unthinkable levels. Now...Show More Summary

Brooklyn Nets Desperately Missing Brook Lopez vs. Miami Heat

Following a 94-82 loss against the Miami Heat in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, the Brooklyn Nets—despite a wealth of postseason experience—are knocking on the door of playoff elimination down 0-2. The Nets aren’t necessarily dead yet, considering that Miami merely succeeded in holding home court after a long layoff. Show More Summary

Paul Pierce at the Center of Brooklyn's Identity Reformation

The Brooklyn Nets entered 2013-2014 with a group of established entities set to fall into a fixed structure: seven-time All-Star Joe Johnson; Deron Williams, the ball-handling sophist; Brook Lopez, the man who would turn garbage into...Show More Summary

Video: Raptors GM Says "F Brooklyn" Before Nets Playoff Matchup

The sun has set on a disastrous Knicks season, but things have been steadily improving for the Brooklyn Nets in 2014. Despite a terrible start to the season and losing star Brook Lopez, the team finished the year 44-38, in second place in the Eastern Conference with a first round matchup against division leaders the Toronto Raptors. Show More Summary

Why Brooklyn Nets Are Emerging as Legitimate 2014 Playoff Threat

Dwight Howard and Brook Lopez weren't around for Friday night's game, but the Brooklyn Nets' 105-96 victory over the Houston Rockets made a statement all the same. A statement that's been in the making ever since the turn of the year,...Show More Summary

Jason Kidd Cites Brook Lopez's Injury as Catalyst for Nets' Season Turnaround

The Brooklyn Nets are rolling. They equaled a franchise mark for wins in March thanks to a 12-4 record over the last month. Their 31-12 record in 2014 is tops in the Eastern Conference. Much of the credit for this amazing turnaround has gone to head coach Jason Kidd, who won the NBA's Coach of the Month award for March. Show More Summary

Is Brook Lopez the Biggest Trade Asset on Brooklyn Nets Roster?

When you spend a record $190 million in payroll and luxury-tax commitments, chances are you've exhausted most of your assets. That's the case for the Brooklyn Nets, as they can't trade a first-round pick until 2020. Because this is such...Show More Summary

Nets GM says Lopez had ankle 'cleaned out'

Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King said before Friday night's game against Boston that Brook Lopez had surgery earlier this month that "cleaned out" his left ankle.

Portland Trail Blazers' Robin Is No Longer 'The Other Lopez Twin'

Both standing 7'0" tall, twin NBA centers Brook and Robin Lopez clearly shared their genetics jackpot winnings. In terms of raw ability, though, Brooklyn Nets big man Brook seemed to have a leg up on his brother, Portland Trail Blazers interior anchor, Robin. Brook was the 10th pick of the 2008 draft. Show More Summary

Illegal Immigrant Allegedly Tried to Kill Border Patrol Agent in Texas

Illegal immigrant Saul Gamaliel Lopez Chile allegedly attempted to steal Border Patrol Agent William Davis' pistol and shoot him with it on Wednesday morning in Brooks County, Texas according to recent court filings obtained by Breitbart Texas. Show More Summary

Who Is the Most Underrated Player on the Brooklyn Nets This Season?

Last season, the Brooklyn Nets were soft from the inside out. While Brook Lopez is one of the best offensive big men in the NBA, he doesn ’t play with the tenacity that guys like Joakim Noah or Roy Hibbert display every night. So when...Show More Summary

'Frozen' Oscar Winner -- My Statuette is Super Cocky

5 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : TMZ.com

Robert Lopez struck a pose that said... "SUCK IT"... right after his Oscar win put him in an exclusive club with the likes of Mel Brooks and Whoopi Goldberg.Gotta love the bravado... Lopez flashed his big swinging statuette to reporters and…

Welcome To The E.G.O.T. Club, "Frozen" Songwriter Robert Lopez

Robert Lopez has just won an Oscar for writing the song "Let It Go" from Disney's Frozen, thus completing the entertainment grand slam known as the EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony.) Audrey Hepburn. Mel Brooks. Whoopi Goldberg. TheseShow More Summary

Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets Reportedly Discussing Jordan Hill Trade

The Brooklyn Nets, strapped with a disabled player exception in the wake of Brook Lopez's season-ending injury, appear determined to sure up the frontcourt. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the team has been in conversation...Show More Summary

Why Brook Lopez Trade Could Save Brooklyn Nets Long Term

Following a tumultuous start to the season, the Brooklyn Nets—winners of seven of their last 10—seem to have finally solidified their hold on an Eastern Conference playoff spot. Along the way, the Nets have leveraged a unique rotational...Show More Summary

Can Brooklyn Nets Consider Brook Lopez a Building Block Anymore?

Brook Lopez is an elite post scorer, but his impact over the long-haul is questionable due to his chronic foot problems. He's had three surgeries on his right foot, and has broken it twice since entering the NBA. According to Brian Windhorst of ESPN.com, in regards to the surgery Lopez underwent on Jan. Show More Summary

Nets surging despite missing Brook Lopez, Deron Williams

Kevin Garnett is at center, Paul Pierce is at power forward and the Nets keep winning. The Brooklyn Nets are not on any five-game win streak. Since the calendar turned to 2014, they haven't lost a game, beating the Thunder, Cavs, Hawks,...Show More Summary

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