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Nets Trade Kevin Garnett To Timberwolves For Thaddeus Young

Pierce spent just a year in Brooklyn and now Garnett is gone too, with the Nets getting a solid replacement in Young, who has played much better as the season went on.

02/19/2015

Brook Lopez (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets-Thunder Talks Fall Through; Brook Lopez Stays Put In Brooklyn

Early in the day, Yahoo Sports reported that the Nets would receive center Kendrick Perkins, small forward Perry Jones and point guard Reggie Jackson in a potential deal for Lopez.

02/19/2015

Zach LaVine of the Minnesota Timberwolves wins the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest during the State Farm All-Star Saturday Night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York February 14, 2015. The NBA's midseason showcase will take place at Madison Square Garden and Barclays Center from February 12 through February 15.   (Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Nets’ Plumlee Loses Out To Minnesota’s LaVine In Dunk Contest

Minnesota’s Zach Lavine put on a spectacular aerial display to take home the dunk competition during All-Star Saturday night, beating out the Nets’ Mason Plumlee.

02/14/2015

Mo'ne Davis dribbles during the Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game as part of 2015 All-Star Weekend at Madison Square Garden on February 13, 2015. (Photo by Juan O'Campo/NBAE via Getty Images)

WATCH: Mo’ne Davis Puts Nasty Spin Move On Celebrity All-Star MVP Kevin Hart

Little League phenom Mo’ne Davis was so impressive on a basketball court she momentarily silenced trash-talking “Wedding Ringer” star Kevin Hart.

02/14/2015

Andrew Wiggins #22 of the World Team goes up to dunk during a game against the U.S. Team during the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge as part of 2015 All-Star Weekend on February 13, 2015 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wiggins Shines As World Team Beats U.S. In Rising Stars Challenge

Some of the dunks were impressive — all four contestants in Saturday’s slam dunk contest were in Friday’s game — but the play was spotty.

02/14/2015

Mason Plumlee of the Brooklyn Nets dunks against the Washington Wizards on Jan. 16, 2015 at Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets’ Plumlee Hopes To Put On A Show In Front Of Home Fans At Slam Dunk Contest

The NBA has a hard time getting its most spectacular players to compete in the Slam Dunk Contest. Mason Plumlee doesn’t care. He’s just looking forward to bringing the people to their feet.

02/13/2015

Stephen Curry on NBA TV

All-Star Notebook: Curry Grabs Spotlight, Melo Set To Coach Celebs

The Golden State Warriors’ guard might be the man of the weekend, and even he can’t believe how quickly it’s happened after he was an All-Star snub just two years ago.

02/13/2015

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Boomer & Carton Set To Lead FDNY, NYPD In All-Star Heroes Game

The NYPD-FDNY matchup will raise money for the New York City Police Foundation and the FDNY Foundation.

02/12/2015

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Adam Silver ‘Focused On Action’ In 2nd Year As NBA Commissioner

When he returns to the All-Star stage on Saturday, he isn’t planning to announce a new platform. But he also knows that the time for talk is ending.

02/12/2015

Scoreboard at the end of the 79th MLB All-Star Game at Yankee Stadium on July 15, 2008. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

5 Most Memorable All-Star Games In New York History

As New York City gets set to host the NBA’s biggest names this weekend, we look back at some of the best All-Star games the area has ever seen.

02/12/2015

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Boomer & Carton: B&C, NYPD And FDNY To Hoop It Up For Charity

On Thursday morning, the Dynamic Duo discussed coaching strategies, compared rosters and disclosed how they each plan to handle working with assistant coaches.

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The New York Islanders celebrate their 3-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on February 10, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

02/11/2015

MEMPHIS, TN - FEBRUARY 10:  Kosta Koufos #41 of the Memphis Grizzlies goes up for a shot against the Brooklyn Nets on February 10, 2015 at FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Drop 7th In Last 10, Fall To Memphis

Zach Randolph had 19 points, Marc Gasol added 14 and 11 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies ruined the return of former coach Lionel Hollins with a 95-86 victory over the Brooklyn Nets

02/11/2015

James Harden (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA’s First All-Star Fashion Competition Coming To NYC

Produced by LeBron James’ Springhill Production Company, the one-hour “NBA All-Star All-Style” will be taped Friday night inside New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom and air Saturday.

02/10/2015

Deron Williams and Brook Lopez of the Brooklyn Nets (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Trade ‘Em! Memphis Should Be Last Stop For Nets’ Underperforming Stars

I’ve had enough of D-Will’s excuses. Trading Brook Lopez could also be addition by subtraction. They both have to go — for whatever Nets GM Billy King can get at auction.

02/10/2015

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