Lawrence Frank

Jason Kidd, left, and Lawrence Frank. (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Rift Between Nets’ Kidd And Frank Led To Epic Blow-Up

Just how bad is the relationship between Brooklyn Nets head coach Jason Kidd and top assistant Lawrence Frank? Real bad. Like epically bad.

12/10/2013

Brook Lopez, Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: Bad Basketball Grows in Brooklyn, Knicks Now Mellow Over Melo

If New York City is still a holy basketball land, with ancient, blacktop altars dotting the map, then tonight’s NBA game is a savage sacrilege

12/05/2013

Byron Scott and Jason Kidd (Copyright 2002 NBAE Mandatory Credit: Andrew Bernstein/NBAE/Getty Images)

Former Nets Coach Byron Scott Isn’t Surprised By Kidd-Frank Drama

Former Nets coach Byron Scott wasn’t surprised when current Nets head coach Jason Kidd’s relationship deteriorated with Lawrence Frank.

12/05/2013

Head Coach Jason Kidd of the Brooklyn Nets stands with Lawrence Frank. Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: In Defense Of Jason Kidd’s Reassignment Of Lawrence Frank

Hopefully, as Kidd explained in his press conference, this was all about basketball and not something related to Frank’s personal situation.

12/04/2013

Nets head coach Jason Kidd and assistant Lawrence Frank (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jason Kidd Reassigns Top Assistant Lawrence Frank To Non-Bench Role

The disappointing Brooklyn Nets shook up their coaching staff Tuesday, reassigning top assistant Lawrence Frank to a non-bench role.

12/04/2013

Derrick Favors #15 of the Utah Jazz goes up to shoot against Brook Lopez #11 of the Brooklyn Nets. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Are Still Waiting For Defensive Consistency From Lopez

It sounds blasphemous, considering all that Lopez brings to the table, but it might behoove Kidd to make Lopez the odd man out in certain games where his defensive liabilities exceed his offensive assets.

11/06/2013

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

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

Rasheed Wallace (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rasheed Wallace Says No To Joining Knicks’ Coaching Staff, Yes To Pistons

Rasheed Wallace has decided to join the Detroit Pistons as an assistant coach for the 2013-14 season, at the expense of turning down an offer to join Mike Woodson’s staff on the New York Knicks.

07/09/2013

Jason Kidd and Lawrence Frank (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kidd Receives ‘T’ In Coaching Debut; Lawrence Frank Active As Assistant

Jason Kidd stepped outside of the coaching box, resulting in a technical foul called against Brooklyn.

07/08/2013

Jason Collins (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Report: Nets Interested In Bringing Back Center Jason Collins

One night after acquiring Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry from the Celtics in a blockbuster trade, Nets general manager Billy King is interested in signing free-agent center Jason Collins, according to Yahoo! Sports.

06/28/2013

Lawrence Frank (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lawrence Frank Returns To Nets As Assistant Under Jason Kidd

Former Nets coach Lawrence Frank will return to the team as an assistant under new coach Jason Kidd.

06/28/2013

Larry Brown (Photo by Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images), Jerry Sloan (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images) and Doc Rivers (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Coaching Search Reeks Of Unintentional Comedy

The Nets may have made great strides in 2012-13, but a bad choice and some bad luck could easily make them laughingstocks once again.

05/09/2013

Jason Collins (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

After Coming Out, Jason Collins Needs A New NBA Home

The 34-year-old journeyman becomes a free agent on July 1 — meaning that he will first have to sign with an NBA team and wait until next season to see if teammates, coaches, opponents and fans will treat him any differently.

05/01/2013

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