Tag: BROOKLYN NETS

The Nets And Rockets Attempted A Record Number Of Three-Pointers Wednesday Night

Getty Image The Houston Rockets in the Mike D’Antoni-James Harden era have always been ahead of the curve in terms of leveraging the value of the three-point shot, but they took it to a whole other level on Wednesday night during their overtime loss to the Brooklyn Nets. The game itself had plenty of drama, […]

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Spencer Dinwiddie Hit Three 3s In The Last 30 Seconds To Force OT In Houston

Getty Image The Brooklyn Nets cannot help but to play in close games every night. Every Nets game seemingly comes down to the wire, and Wednesday’s game in Houston was no different. James Harden and the Rockets welcomed the Nets to town with Harden going off for his customary 50-point outing as he managed to […]

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Soulja Boy: Drake, LeBron James, Chris Brown Have All Beefed With Him

Getty Drake attends Wimbledon. Back in 2007, Soulja Boy’s Crank That was  a number one hit. It was also on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and he was listend on Forbes’ list of Hip-Hop Cash Kings of 2010 for earning $7 million for that year. With all of that success….Guess what? Soulja Boy taught Drake a […]

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Rockets Roster & Starting Lineup vs. Nets Hit With Another Injury

Getty Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul After the rough run of injuries the Houston Rockets have been forced to endure, they’d happily take the good with the bad at this point. As of late, it’s just been a handful of negatives impacting Houston’s roster, at least from an injury standpoint. While James Harden has done […]

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The Nets Finally Have Their Own First-Round Pick, But Are Pushing For The Playoffs

Getty Image The Brooklyn Nets won their sixth game in a row on Tuesday night and sit 1.5 games back of a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. After missing the postseason the last three years, it’s a logical stepping point for a franchise that is working towards returning to contention. And yet, the Nets […]

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Spencer Dinwiddie ‘Feels Like Steph’ When He Hits A Couple Threes In A Row

Getty Image The Brooklyn Nets have been miserable in close games to start this season, but on Wednesday they picked up their third straight win and appear to maybe be snapping out of their late-game funk in clutch situations. The Nets beat the red-hot Sixers in a 127-124 shootout on Wednesday at home, where the […]

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Paul George Had 25 Fourth-Quarter Points And The Game-Winner To Hand The Nets Another Close Loss

Getty Image The Brooklyn Nets fell to 8-18 on the season on Wednesday night as they blew an 18-point lead entering the fourth quarter against the Thunder, as Paul George erupted for 25 points in the final period. It was the largest comeback in Thunder franchise history and, unfortunately for the Nets, a familiar sight […]

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New York’s N.B.A. Teams Don’t Have Much to Celebrate. These Fans Cheer Anyway.

When a team has had eight home arenas in two states over a half-century, it’s tough to build a dedicated fan base. At Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, where the Nets moved in 2012, they are last in the N.B.A. in attendance and most fans tend to make noise only when T-shirts are being shot from cannons. […]

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Unwanted in L.A., Brook Lopez Became Milwaukee’s ‘Splash Mountain’

There could be only one response, from the perspective of Milwaukee Bucks Coach Mike Budenholzer, to the historically futile shooting night Brook Lopez recently endured. After Lopez set an unwanted league record for most 3-point attempts in a game without a make, shooting 0 for 12 on threes in a loss to the Phoenix Suns, […]

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Jaren Jackson Jr. And Mike Conley Shined In Memphis’ Double-Overtime Win Over The Nets

Getty Image The Memphis Grizzlies have been one of the feelgood stories of the young season, and they continued their hot streak with a thrilling double-overtime win against the Nets on Friday night in Brooklyn, 131-125. Rookie Jaren Jackson Jr. continued his spectacular play, finishing with a career-high 36 points to go along with eight […]

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Jimmy Butler Hit Another Game-Winning Stepback Three To Beat The Nets

Getty Image Seemingly every game the Philadelphia 76ers have played since acquiring Jimmy Butler has gone down to the wire. While Butler and his new teammates figure out how to play together, they’re finding themselves in some serious battles, but to this point they’ve come out on top in five of seven games since acquiring […]

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The Clippers And Sixers Are Dominating Close Games, While The Knicks And Nets Have Struggled

Getty Image One of the harsh truths of the NBA is that close games can make or break a season. Consider how close the playoff races are at the end of the season. Last season alone, three wins separated the No. 3 seed Trail Blazers in the West from the outside looking in Nuggets at […]

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The Nets Celebrated Their Biggie-Inspired City Jerseys By Asking ‘Where Brooklyn At?’

Twitter The Brooklyn Nets don’t have the best City Jerseys in the NBA, but to be fair to them, the competition was pretty tough. The Miami Heat and Minnesota Timberwolves had some truly stunning entries into the race this year, and teams like Denver and Milwaukee weren’t far behind. But the joy of City Jerseys […]

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