Brooklyn Nets

Al Horford of the Atlanta Hawks goes up for a shot against the Brooklyn Nets on April 8, 2015 at the Barclays Center (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Playoff Schedule: Dates, Times, TV Info For Series Against Hawks

The Nets may have snuck into the postseason. But hey, they’re in. And anyone in has a chance to win.

04/16/2015

The Brooklyn Nets during a game against the Orlando Magic on April 15, 2015 at the Barclays Center. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Made The Playoffs! Now, Can They Win A Game?

For whatever cosmic reasons, the Nets will be competing in games with even more meaning. I was wrong about whether they would get there. That won’t stop me from putting on my soothsayer hat again.

04/16/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 15:  Thaddeus Young #30 of the Brooklyn Nets goes up for a shot against the Orlando Magic on April 15, 2015 at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. 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 Beat Magic, Sneak Into Playoffs After Pacers Loss

The Brooklyn Nets kept alive their hopes for the final Eastern Conference playoff spot, beating the Orlando Magic 101-88 on Wednesday night behind a career-high 28 points from Bojan Bogdanovic.

04/16/2015

The Brooklyn Nets during the game against the Chicago Bulls on April 13, 2015 at Barclays Center. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Need A Win And A Pacers Loss To Earn Playoff Berth

The Nets now need a win over the Magic and an Indiana loss at Memphis to qualify for the postseason.

04/15/2015

Deron Williams against the Milwaukee Bucks on April 12, 2015 at BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Count ‘Em Out — Nets Done After Brick-Fest In Milwaukee

The only thing consistent about this team has been their inconsistency. Here’s one thing you can count on, though: On Wednesday, the Nets will be counted out.

04/13/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 10: Brook Lopez #11 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots against the Washington Wizards on April 10, 2015 at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. 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)

Lopez, Nets Roll To 117-80 Rout Of Wizards

Brook Lopez scored 26 points, Bojan Bogdanovic added 22, hitting all six of his 3-point attempts, and the Brooklyn Nets continued their playoff push with a 117-80 blowout of the Washington Wizards on Friday.

04/10/2015

Jarrett Jack (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Playoff Hopes On Brink Of Being Hi-Jacked

Unfortunately, these are your 2014-15 Nets, folks. And if there’s one player who embodies the Brooklyn fans’ frustrations, it’s Jarrett Jack.

04/09/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 8:  Al Horford #15 of the Atlanta Hawks goes up for a shot against the Brooklyn Nets on April 8, 2015 at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. 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 Make It Interesting, But Hawks Complete Season Sweep

Al Horford made the go-ahead basket on a dunk with 19 seconds remaining, and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Brooklyn Nets 114-111 on Wednesday night to complete a season sweep.

04/09/2015

Earl Clark (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Sign Forward Earl Clark To Multiyear Contract

The 27-year-old has appeared in five games since signing a 10-day contract with the Nets on March 27, averaging 4.4 points and 3.4 rebounds in 12.3 minutes.

04/06/2015

Lionel Hollins of the Brooklyn Nets reacts to a call by the referees during the game against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on April 4, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Hollins Needs To Find A Way To Get Better Bench Production

The Nets have come back from the abyss to now own their postseason destiny. They have three home games this week, two of which are winnable.

04/06/2015

BROOKLYN,NY - APRIL 3: Deron Williams #8 of the Brooklyn Nets goes up for the layup against the Toronto Raptors at Barclays Center on April 3, 2015 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 Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lopez, Williams Lead Nets Past Raptors 114-109, Brooklyn Wins Season-High 6th Straight

Deron Williams scored a season-high 31 points, Thaddeus Young made the tiebreaking basket with 22 seconds left, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Toronto Raptors 114-109 on Friday night.

04/03/2015

The Brooklyn Nets walk to the court before the game against the New York Knicks on April 1, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via 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 local sports landscape.

04/02/2015

Brook Lopez of the Brooklyn Nets battles for position against the Indiana Pacers on March 31, 2015 at Barclays Center (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Brook Lopez’s Reinvention Spurs Nets’ Rise Up Standings

Now it’s not what will the Nets do if he decides to stay and keeps the team in luxury tax hell for another year, but how in the world can the Nets allow Lopez to leave if he opts out?

04/01/2015

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers goes to the basket against the Nets’ Brook Lopez, middle, on March 27, 2015 at the Barclays Center. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Shut Down LeBron In Second Half, Cool Off Cavaliers

Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez each scored 20 points, and the Brooklyn Nets snapped the Cleveland Cavaliers’ four-game winning streak with a 106-98 victory on Friday night.

03/27/2015

New York Knicks president Phil Jackson watches from the stands as his team plays the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on March 12, 2015. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Knicks, Nets At The Bottom Of ESPN Rankings Of Top NBA Front Offices, Executives

The Knicks and Nets are taking a beating — not just on the court and from fans, but also from the experts at the “worldwide leader.”

03/26/2015

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