Lichtenstein: With Dinwiddie In A Funk, Nets Desperately Need Russell BackD’Angelo Russell can’t return to the lineup soon enough. The Nets guard hasn’t played since injuring his knee in Utah on Nov. 11.
Nets GM Marks On WFAN: D'Angelo Russell Could Return From Knee Injury SoonThe third-year guard, acquired in a trade with the Lakers in June, has been out since injuring his left knee against the Utah Jazz on Nov. 11. He underwent arthroscopic surgery about a week later.
Nets Outscore Jazz As Dinwiddie Steps Up In Russell’s AbsenceWith D'Angelo Russell sidelined indefinitely after knee surgery, Spencer Dinwiddie stepped up for the Brooklyn Nets.
Nets' D'Angelo Russell Has Arthroscopic Surgery On Left Knee The Brooklyn Nets guard D'Angelo Russell had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Friday.
Lichtenstein: Injuries Again Decimate Nets At Point GuardAll throughout the Nets' 109-102 loss to Boston before a heavily pro-Celtics crowd at Barclays Center on Tuesday, my prevailing thought was, "Well, it could have been worse."
Lichtenstein: Nets Have Talent To Withstand Lin-jury But Will Miss His IntangiblesOverall, Russell is averaging 21 points per game on 51 percent shooting from the floor (including 35.7 percent from 3-point range) in just 28.3 minutes per game.
Lichtenstein: Nets Not Yet Ready To Take The Next StepA year ago, basically every analyst had the Nets destined for a horrific season. And they ended up being right. This season won't be as bad, but it still won't be good.
D'Angelo Russell On WFAN: Nets 'Could Definitely Put Something Together'After finishing with the NBA's worst record last season, the rebuilding Nets will have several new faces aside from Russell -- centers Timofey Mozgov and Jarrett Allen, shooting guard Allen Crabbe, small forward DeMarre Carroll.
Lichtenstein: Developing Nets' Russell Into A Superstar Begins NowThe Nets' only hope of getting a superstar in the foreseeable future is to develop one.
Russell, Mozgov Say They Already Like What They See In Rebuilding NetsD'Angelo Russell's first move as a Brooklyn Net was taking the high road.
Lichtenstein: Nets Finally Cash In Brook Lopez Trade ChipLopez, who remained loyal to the club that drafted him in 2008 with the 10th pick in the first round, will exit as the Nets' all-time leading scorer.
Report: Nets Trade Brook Lopez, 27th Pick To Lakers For D'Angelo Russell, Timofey MozgovThe Nets and Lakers have reportedly agreed to a trade that will send longtime center Brook Lopez and the 27th overall draft pick to Los Angeles in exchange for point guard D'Angelo Russell and center Timofey Mozgov.