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Lichtenstein: Brooklyn Nets 2013-14 Preview: It’s All Or Nothing

This year’s Nets team has the potential to be off the charts, with far superior depth to support a starting five that has accumulated 35 All Star appearances

10/29/2013

Kevin Garnett #2 of the Brooklyn Nets waves to fans after an open practice at Barclays Center on October 20, 2013. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Paul Pierce: Nets ‘Can Be Talked About In NBA History’

“The potential is definitely there for us to be one of those teams that can be talked about in NBA history,” Pierce said. “But it’s up to us to go out there and show it, be healthy and make a great run.”

10/23/2013

Brooklyn Nets head coach Jason Kidd (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Can Kidd Bring Culture Of Sharing To Nets From The Bench?

As for Kidd’s Nets, the culture change is a work in progress. The talent is oozing from every corner of the roster, but team chemistry often doesn’t sync overnight, especially with so many new components.

10/18/2013

GM Billy King of the Nets (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

GM Billy King: ‘This Is The Window’ For Nets To Push For A Championship

Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King says “this is the window” for his retooled team to push for a championship.

10/02/2013

(L-R) Joe Johnson #7, Paul Pierce #34, Kevin Garnett #2, Head Coach Jason Kidd, Brook Lopez #11, and Deron Williams #8 of the Brooklyn Nets (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

It’s That Time, Again: Lichtenstein’s Nets Training Camp Primer

Most sports fans focus on baseball and football during October. For the new-look Brooklyn Nets, however, this just might be their most important month until April.

10/02/2013

Metta World Peace (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)

Metta World Peace On Nets: ‘I Don’t Even Know Who’s On Their Team’

“Honestly, I don’t even know who’s on their team,” the forward told reporters on Wednesday. “I’m not going to lie. I’m just happy to be a Knick. That’s it.”

09/19/2013

Deron Williams, Brook Lopez and Joe Johnson (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Must Address 3 Issues To Make Move On Miami

While many of the faces have changed from the group that lost a Game 7 home game to Chicago to end last season, many of the same challenges remain. Below, I list the Nets’ three biggest question marks going into the 2013-14 season.

07/30/2013

Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Teti: An Inside Look Into The Battle For The Big City’s Hoops Crown

This will be the season when the Nets-Knicks rivalry will blow up and evolve into one of the greatest in pro sports.

07/22/2013

Deron Williams (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Deron Needed To Answer Questions At Press Conference

All those questions directed at the newcomers at the press conference would have been more appropriate for Williams, the man with that one ball in his hands most often.

07/19/2013

Kevin Garnett #2, Paul Pierce #34 and Jason Terry #31 of the Brooklyn Nets (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Introduce New Stars Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce At Barclays Center

Traded from Boston to Brooklyn, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett were introduced along with Jason Terry on Thursday at a news conference at Barclays Center, their new home.

07/18/2013

Paul Pierce #34 and Kevin Garnett #5 (Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets, Celtics Finalize Deal That Sends Pierce, Garnett To Brooklyn

The Nets and Celtics finalized their draft-night trade Friday, a nine-player, three-draft-pick swap centered on the two aging champions who won a title in Boston in 2008.

07/12/2013

Mikhail Prokhorov (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Prokhorov Has Gone All In, And The Expectations Have Risen

Prokhorov isn’t putting up all this money just to make the playoffs — he wants a championship, or at least a serious run at it. Kidd, with help from his staff, will have to sort out all these new parts to find the right formula in a hurry.

07/12/2013

Andray Blatche (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Official: Nets Re-Sign Andray Blatche, Sign Guard Shaun Livingston

Blatche averaged 10.3 points and 5.1 rebounds in 19 minutes per game last season, his first with the Nets. The forward-center was the only Nets player to appear in all 82 games and will back up All-Stars Kevin Garnett and Brook Lopez.

07/11/2013

Andray Blatche (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Andray Blatche Agrees To Deal To Stay With Nets

Blatche will return as a backup in the Brooklyn Nets’ soon-to-be upgraded frontcourt.

07/02/2013

Mikhail Prokhorov (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Silverman: Nets May Think They Hit Lottery, But Celtics Trade Could Backfire

While the Nets will have a starting lineup that includes Deron Williams, Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez along with Pierce and Garnett, you have to worry about the longevity of this team.

06/28/2013

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