5 Recent Coach Firings in NY/NJ SportsDerek Fisher is the latest NBA coaching casualty. He joins a handful of local bench bosses to find themselves out of jobs over the past few years.
Lichtenstein: Nets May Feel Better Under Brown, But Won't Win MoreThe era of good feelings didn’t last very long in Brooklyn.
Lichtenstein: Nets' Ability To Judge Talent To Fill GM Is QuestionableMikhail Prokhorov said Monday that he would be more visible around the team while the organization searches for replacements for head coach and GM. Yet he left Wednesday's win early.
3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York SportsTaking a look at the latest best and worst stories on the NY/NJ sports landscape.
Lichtenstein: Now We're Going To See What Nets' Prokhorov Is Made OfWith the franchise spiraling toward the same irrelevancy that existed when Mikhail Prokhorov purchased the then-New Jersey Nets back in 2010, the moves announced Sunday were begging to be made.
Nets Fire Coach Lionel Hollins, Reassign GM Billy KingAssistant coach Tony Brown will serve as interim head coach for the rest of the season.
Lichtenstein: Happy New Year? Not If You’re A Nets FanThe Nets’ New Year’s resolution should be to stop alienating what’s left of their fan base by force-feeding players who they have no intention of building around.
Lichtenstein: If Hollins Goes, King Should Follow Out Nets’ DoorThe season's first snow has yet to fall in Brooklyn, but if you're a Nets fan, now might be a good time to go into hibernation for a bit.
Lichtenstein: King, Not Hollins, Should Be On Hot Seat For Nets' Bad StartIt’s very easy for fans to pin the blame on the coach when their team is lousy. In New York City, the complaints can get loud. In this situation, it’s not warranted.
Lichtenstein: Nets’ Demise Can Be Traced To Their 'Play After The Play'It’s not too early to worry whether the Nets' record-setting 18 consecutive losses to commence the 2009-10 season is within reach.
Lichtenstein: Nets Have Too Many Holes To Be Even Average In 2015-16The face of the Brooklyn Nets changed dramatically during the offseason. When the surgeon is general manager Billy King, however, the odds strongly indicate it won’t be an improvement.
Lichtenstein's Nets Training Camp Primer: Will This Team Make The Playoffs?Remember those uber-hyped days in the last few years when it was “NBA championship or bust” for the Nets? In cleaned-up Brooklyn parlance, “Forget about it.”