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Miles Plumlee and Mason Plumlee of the USA Men's National Team talk to the media during practice at the Mendenhall Center at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on July 28, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Plumlee Showing Nets, Team USA That He’s Ready To Make Leap

Even if Plumlee gets cut, as expected, prior to the World Cup, this experience — playing with and against many of the league’s top players every day — can only enhance his value to the Nets.

07/30/2014

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Civil Rights 50 Years Later: Jason Collins Breaks Down Wall For Gay Athletes

Over two weeks, WCBS 880′s Wayne Cabot is taking a look at the law and its impact on the decades that follow.

07/24/2014

Jason Kidd (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Andrei Kirilenko: Former Nets Coach Jason Kidd ‘Couldn’t Handle’ The Pressure

“The pressure is huge,” Kirilenko told the newspaper (translated from Russian). “And Kidd couldn’t handle it … or maybe he didn’t want to.”

07/21/2014

Lionel Hollins (Photo by Nathaniel S Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lionel Hollins: ‘All The Possibilities For Being A Champion Are In Place’

“I believe all the possibilities for being a champion are in place,” Hollins said. “And we just have to do our jobs to make it a reality, both the players and the coaches. And then we can all celebrate together.”

07/17/2014

Alan Anderson #6 of the Brooklyn Nets celebrates against the Miami Heat in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs on May 12, 2014 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Re-Sign Small Forward Alan Anderson To 2-Year Deal

Anderson averaged 7.2 points, 1.0 assists and 2.2 rebounds in 22.7 minutes for Brooklyn in 2013-2014. He appeared in 78 games and made 26 starts.

07/15/2014

Nets GM Billy King (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images), Paul Pierce  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Failure To Re-Sign Pierce Should Be Final Act Of Nets GM’s Reign

How is Billy King still on the job? It would be one thing if this was his first rodeo. But let’s not forget that he destroyed the 76ers.

07/14/2014

Los Angeles Lakers v Brooklyn Nets

Net Loss: Paul Pierce Reaches Deal With Washington Wizards

After playing one season with the Brooklyn Nets, the 37-year-old forward agreed to terms with the Washington Wizards on a two-year deal on Saturday night, a source said.

07/13/2014

LeBron James of the Miami Heat shoots against the Brooklyn Nets in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena on May 6, 2014 in Miami. (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Road Through East No Easier With LeBron In Cleveland

It seems so long ago now, back when LeBron was a Cavalier and the Nets were in New Jersey. But let’s not forget that those Nets were never able to knock off the King James when it counted when Cleveland’s next-best player was Zydrunas Ilgauskas.

07/11/2014

The logo for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game in NYC. (Twitter/@NBAAllStar)

NBA Captures NY Vibe In Logo For 2015 All-Star Game

The logo features the colors of both the Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks, who will split hosting duties in February.

07/10/2014

Jarrett Jack (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Reports: Nets Help Out Cavs, Grab Jarrett Jack In 3-Team Trade

Cleveland could be giving LeBron James something to think about, thanks to the Nets and Celtics.

07/09/2014

Lionel Hollins (Photo by Nathaniel S Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Coach Hollins A Refreshing Change From J-Kidd

I doubt it will take Lionel Hollins more than a third of the season to figure it out the way it did J-Kidd. That’s because experience matters.

07/08/2014

Lionel Hollins (L) is introduced as head coach of the Brooklyn Nets with general manager Billy King  at Barclays Center on July 7, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel S Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lionel Hollins On WFAN: Nets To Play Hard Night In, Night Out

Hollins is ready to start a new chapter. So are the Brooklyn Nets after last week’s stunning departure of Jason Kidd.

07/07/2014

Paul Pierce (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Trading Pierce Would Send Nets Back To The Future

King just tabbed Lionel Hollins — the man he should have waited for last season — to coach. Now bring back Pierce at market value and let’s see what this team has.

07/03/2014

Lionel Hollins (Photos by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Reach Agreement With Lionel Hollins To Be Next Head Coach

Brooklyn and Lionel Hollins reached an agreement on a contract Wednesday, the team announced. According to multiple reports, the former Memphis Grizzlies coach will earn more than $4 million annually over the next four years.

07/02/2014

(Credit: Chris Carrino/WFAN)

Schwartz: A Net Gain For A Tremendous Cause

On July 17, Carrino’s foundation for FSHD will hold its fourth annual dinner/dance at Russo’s on the Bay in Howard Beach. The foundation is a non-profit 501(c) 3 charitable organization that funds specifically-focused scientific research.

07/02/2014

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