Brooklyn Nets

Thaddeus Young

Nets’ Young Opts Out; GM King Says He Wants To Keep Him

Thaddeus Young has informed the Brooklyn Nets he will become a free agent, and general manager Billy King says they want to keep the forward and center Brook Lopez.

06/22/2015

Brook Lopez

Lichtenstein: Re-Signing Brook Lopez Would Make Nets Evolution Deniers

“Jurassic World” may be number one at the cinema, but you can’t get anywhere close to number one in the NBA by showcasing dinosaurs like Lopez.

06/15/2015

Brook Lopez

Report: Bucks Intend To Go After Nets’ Brook Lopez This Summer

The 2013 NBA All-Star is expected to opt out of his contract and become a free agent.

06/12/2015

Deron Williams (Photo by Isaac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: King’s Only Recourse To Keep Nets Competitive Is To ‘Stretch’ D-Will

Nets general manager Billy King has an opportunity to free up salary cap space this offseason, but the road he must travel he doesn’t appear to want to drive.

06/03/2015

Former Net Jayson Williams works with young basketball players on the Lower East side. (Credit: CBS2)

Jayson Williams Takes On Role As Mentor With Lower East Side Non-Profit

Former Nets center Jayson Williams’ career in the NBA made him famous, but his life off the court made even more headlines.

06/02/2015

Center court at Barclays Center (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Barclays Center To Host 2015 NBA Draft

It’s a Brooklyn three-peat.

05/12/2015

Brook Lopez

Nets Want To Keep Brook Lopez, Build Team Around Him

Keeping Brook Lopez is the priority, while moving Deron Williams and Joe Johnson could be options if King decides to break up Brooklyn’s core.

05/06/2015

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

Lichtenstein: The King Of All Spin — Nets’ General Manager Defends His Plan

Billy King’s timing couldn’t have been better.

05/06/2015

BROOKLYN, NY - MAY 1:  Mike Scott #32 of the Atlanta Hawks goes up for a dunk against the Brooklyn Nets in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 1, 2015 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. 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 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Offensive Stagnation Led To Elimination By Hawks

You can break down why one of the teams won 60 games during the regular season while the other finished six games under .500 into one simple sentence: The Hawks dribble to pass while the Nets dribble to shoot.

05/02/2015

The Nets’ Jarrett Jack, left, drives against the Hawks’ Kent Bazemore during Game 5 of the teams’ opening-round playoff series on April 29, 2015, at Philips Arena in Atlanta. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Resurgent Nets To Try To Force Top-Seeded Hawks To Go The Distance

They were separated by 22 victories in the regular season and a mere nine points so far in the playoffs.

05/01/2015

Jarrett Jack of the Brooklyn Nets reacts during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on April 29, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Doomed Down Stretch In Game Of Jack Vs. 5 Hawks

The definition of a Nets fan’s fool’s gold: A Jarrett Jack hot shooting streak. You see, Atlanta doesn’t rely on one guy to play hero every possession.

04/30/2015

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 29: Paul Millsap #4 of the Atlanta Hawks drives against Thaddeus Young #30 of the Brooklyn Nets during Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on April 29, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. 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. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Hawks Hold Off Nets’ Late Burst, Take 3-2 Series Lead

Al Horford and Jeff Teague scored 20 points apiece, helping the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks hold off the Brooklyn Nets 107-97 Wednesday night in an NBA playoff series that’s closer than anyone envisioned.

04/30/2015

Brook Lopez #11 and Joe Johnson #7

Pressure Is On Hawks As Nets Look To Take 3-2 Lead In First Round

Atlanta has to know exactly what Brooklyn is feeling right now. And that knowledge might be scary.

04/29/2015

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets shoots against the Atlanta Hawks during Game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals on April 27, 2015 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: D-Will, Nets Turnarounds Get Big Assist From Hollins

More important than any strategy, Lionel Hollins has these Nets playing with a passion, an attention to detail on the defensive end, and unselfishness on offense.

04/28/2015

BROOKLYN, NY - APRIL 27: Deron Williams #8 of the Brooklyn Nets goes for the lay up against the Atlanta Hawks during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the NBA Playoffs on April 27, 2015 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. 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 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Even Series With OT Win Over Hawks In Game 4

Deron Williams rebounded from two dismal games with 35 points, and the Brooklyn Nets pulled out a 120-115 overtime victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night, tying the series at two games apiece.

04/28/2015

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