Mehmet Okur

Gerald Wallace #45 of the New Jersey Nets dunks against the Milwaukee Bucks. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets’ Gerald Wallace Reportedly Opts Out Of Contract, Becomes Unrestricted Free Agent

Brooklyn Nets small forward Gerald Wallace has decided to opt out of the final year of his contract, multiple reports said on Thursday. The 29-year-old had until midnight on Wednesday to make a decision on his $9.5 million player option for the upcoming season.


Al Jefferson of the Utah Jazz shoots over Mehmet Okur of the New Jersey Nets at Energy Solutions Arena on January 14, 2012 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jazz Roll Over Nets 107-94, Spoil Williams’ Return

It was a losing return to Utah for Deron Williams as he and the Nets were defeated by the Jazz ,107-94 on Saturday night.


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Brook Lopez Undergoes Surgery, Will Miss 6-8 Weeks

Brook Lopez underwent surgery to repair a stress fracture in right foot and will miss 6-8 weeks according to Nets’ general manager Billy King.


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Nets Look To Fill Lopez Void, Acquire Mehmet Okur

To help fill the void, the Nets acquired Mehmet Okur from the Utah Jazz on Thursday for a second-round draft pick.