The Brooklyn Nets have signed forward Bojan Bogdanovi? to a multi-year contract, Nets General Manager Billy King announced today. “Having drafted Bojan in 2011, it is rewarding to finally welcome him to the Nets,” said King. “We obviously have a high regard for his game, and we are glad he will now bring that talent to [...]
Former Brooklyn Nets head coach Jason Kidd ended up in Milwaukee following a disastrous and failed power coup. According to Andrei Kirilenko, Kidd simply couldn’t handle the pressure and high […] The post Andre Kirilenko: Jason Kidd Couldn’t Handle the Pressure of Coaching in New York appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Nets missed an opportunity to brand themselves as Brook-Lin. That’s right; Brooklyn GM Billy King should have called his Houston counterpart Daryl Morey to trade for Jeremy Lin before he was shipped to the Lakers last week.
The Brooklyn Nets have got another thing coming if they think they’ll be able to elude grading just because we’re in the heart of summer. School may be out, but it’s time for a report card assessing Brooklyn’s 2014 offseason so far. This...Show More Summary
Opting out of his final year with the Brooklyn Nets might have been a big mistake for Andray Blatche. The offensively talented big man had the ability to remain in the Barclays Center for the 2014-15 season, though he'd have made only $1.4 million. Show More Summary
The Brooklyn Nets fell short of their ultimate goal this past season, bowing out in the second round of the playoffs after mortgaging their future for a win-now roster. After losing Paul Pierce to the Washington Wizards and the sudden...Show More Summary
Things didn’t end well for Lionel Hollins and the Memphis Grizzlies, and it seems that Hollins still has some resentment for the place. The current Brooklyn Nets head coach, in […] The post Former Grizzlies Coach Lionel Hollins Compares Memphis to the ‘Stone Age’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Brooklyn Nets have re-signed guard Alan Anderson to a multi-year contract, General Manager Billy King announced today. “Alan’s versatility was a big part of our success last season,” said King. “We look forward to Alan’s continued leadership on and off the court this season.” Last season, Anderson set single-season career highs for games played (78), [...]
It won't erase the memory of Jason Kidd ditching the city for Milwaukee, but the Brooklyn Nets have decided to bring back a gritty piece of last season's rotation with the re-signing of swingman Alan Anderson.
While the Nets have long expected Kevin Garnett to return for his second season in Brooklyn, some thought their decision to pass on re-signing Paul Pierce may have caused Garnett to reconsider. Apparently not. Chris Broussard and Mike...Show More Summary
Good friend and longtime teammate Paul Pierce may have bolted, but Kevin Garnett is reportedly set to suit up with the Brooklyn Nets for at least another season. Per ESPN: […] The post Report: Kevin Garnett Returning to the Brooklyn Nets appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Washington Wizards and former NBA Champion Paul Pierce have reached a 2-year, $11 million dollar agreement, according to ESPN.com. After just playing one season for the Brooklyn Nets, Pierce is heading out to the nation’s capital and hope to be of service to John Wall and company. Last season, he a career low of […]
Here’s ESPN.com reporting that Paul Pierce is leaving the Brooklyn Nets and linking up with John Wall and the Washington Wizards: After a short stay in Brooklyn, Paul Pierce is heading to the Washington Wizards. Sources close to the process told ESPN.com on Saturday that Pierce has committed to sign a two-year, $11 million deal with the [...]
Paul Pierce lasted just one season in Brooklyn. In another stunning development in a tumultuous offseason for the Nets, Pierce agreed to a two-year deal for about $5 million per season, a source confirmed to the Daily News late Sunday evening.
Nearly one year after the Brooklyn Nets traded for Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett, general manager Billy King pulled the trigger on another deal. And while the more recent transaction didn ’t include two surefire Hall of Famers, it did...Show More Summary
Here’s the New York Post with an update of a mascot, of sorts: The BrooklyKnight has been booted out of its own borough. After two ill-fated years as the mascot of the Brooklyn Nets, the team has decided to part ways with the unpopular character. “We put a lot of energy and thought into the BrooklyKnight, but we’ve [...]
Part Optimus Prime, part Ser Gregor Clegane, “ BrooklyKnight ” probably sounded like a winner on paper to the Brooklyn Nets. Its execution, however, went wanting. The team debuted the black and silver crusader in 2012 as part of their post-New Jersey rebranding initiative. Show More Summary
He was terrifying and inexplicable. And now, he is no more. The Brooklyn Knight is dead. Long live the Brooklyn Knight: Actual news: Nets have informed their mascot he will […] The post Nets Getting Rid of Brooklyn Knight Mascot appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Brooklyn Nets will pay an NBA-record $90.57 million in luxury-tax penalties to the rest of the NBA teams for their gargantuan 2013-2014 payroll. Team owner Mikhail Prokhorov boasts a net worth exceeding $10 billion. Based in large...Show More Summary
Just over two minutes remained in the first half against the Brooklyn Nets in Orlando on Sunday. Miami Heat rookie Shabazz Napier grabbed a defensive rebound, immediately looked up court […] The post Around the World in 365 days appeared first on SLAMonline.