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Ribbon-cutting ceremony and basketball clinic held at rebuilt courts in Midland Beach, Staten Island (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

NBA Helps Rebuild Sandy-Damaged Basketball Courts On Staten Island

The Midland Beach basketball court restoration was the first of a season of events that will lead up to NBA All-Star Week in New York City this winter.

18 hours ago

The view down the first base line at the Lakewood Blue Claws' minor league stadium. (Credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Family Pushes For Extended Netting At Minor League Stadiums

A 10-year-old New Jersey girl was out of the hospital on Thursday night, after being hit by a baseball at a minor league baseball stadium.

08/28/2014

Youngsters try out for the Nets' Kids Dance Team on Wednesday, Aug. 20. (Credit: CBS 2)

Kids Flock To Barclays Center In Hopes Of Making Brooklyn Nets Dance Team

Talent was on display Wednesday night, as hundreds of local kids cut a rug in hopes of joining the Brooklyn Nets as part of the dance team.

08/20/2014

The Brooklyn Knight leads the Nets against the Toronto Raptors at Barclays Center. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Drop BrooklyKnight Mascot, Say He ‘Didn’t Work Out’

Nets fans will be saying good night to the BrooklyKnight. The Nets have decided to do away with their 2-year-old mascot, who the team cast as a superhero.

07/10/2014

Brooklyn Nets head coach Jason Kidd (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

AP Source: Nets’ Kidd Talking To Bucks About Job

It’s unclear what role the Bucks would be interested in him for, since they have both coach Larry Drew and general manager John Hammond under contract.

06/29/2014

MIAMI, FL - MAY 14: Joe Johnson #7 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots against the Miami Heat in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2014 NBA playoffs at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida on May 14, 2014.  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 2014 NBAE  (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat End Nets’ Season, Rally In Final Minutes To East Finals

Ray Allen’s 3-pointer with 32 seconds left highlighted a huge Miami rally, and the Heat advanced to the Eastern Conference finals by topping the Brooklyn Nets 96-94 on Wednesday night.

05/15/2014

Mario Chalmers #15 of the Miami Heat passes the ball as Paul Pierce #34 and Kevin Garnett #2 of the Brooklyn Nets defend in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Barclays Center on May 12, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

LeBron Scores 49, Heat Take 3-1 Lead Over Nets

LeBron James tied his playoff career high with 49 points, Chris Bosh made the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 57 seconds left, and the Miami Heat beat the Brooklyn Nets 102-96 on Monday night for a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.

05/13/2014

MIAMI, FL - MAY 8: Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat goes up for the layup against the Brooklyn Nets during Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2014 NBA playoffs at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida on May 8, 2014.  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Down 2 To Miami After Bosh, LeBron Lead Heat To 94-82 Win

LeBron James scored 22 points, Chris Bosh added 18 and the Miami Heat took a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference semifinal series by beating the Brooklyn Nets 94-82 on Thursday night.

05/09/2014

LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat posts up Shaun Livingston #14 of the Brooklyn Nets during Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs  at American Airlines Arena on May 6, 2014 in Miami, Florida.   (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Nets Trounced By Miami Heat 107-86 In Game 1

LeBron James scored 22 points, Ray Allen added 19 and the Heat stayed perfect in this postseason by beating the Nets 107-86 on Tuesday night in Game 1 of an Eastern Conference semifinal series.

05/07/2014

Mirza Teletovic #33 of the Brooklyn Nets goes up for the shot against the Toronto Raptors during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at Barclays Center on May 2, 2014 .(Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Beat Raptors 97-83 To Force Game 7

Deron Williams scored 23 points, shaking off a second-half injury, and the Brooklyn Nets forced a seventh game in their first-round series by beating the Toronto Raptors 97-83 on Friday night.

05/02/2014

Deron Williams #8 of the Brooklyn Nets battles against Terrence Ross #31 of the Toronto Raptors in Game Five of the NBA Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at the Air Canada Centre on April 30, 2014 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Raptors Blow 26-Point Lead, But Nets Lose Anyway

The Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 115-113 on Wednesday night to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round series.

05/01/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 27: Terrence Ross #31 of the Toronto Raptors shoots against Deron Williams #8 of the Brooklyn Nets in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Barclays Center on April 27, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Raptors Even Series With Nets, Win 87-79

DeMar DeRozan scored 24 points, Kyle Lowry added 22, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 87-79 on Sunday night to even their Eastern Conference first-round series at two games apiece.

04/28/2014

The Nets’ Kevin Garnett, right, celebrates with teammate Paul Pierce in the second quarter against the Toronto Raptors during Game 3 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinals playoff series at the Barclays Center on April 25, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: No Déjà Vu In Brooklyn As Nets Hold On To Take 2-1 Series Lead

The Nets held a 15-point lead with five minutes left in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal versus Toronto on Friday night.

04/26/2014

Andray Blatche #0 of the Brooklyn Nets goes up for the shot against Spencer Hawes #32 of the Cleveland Cavaliers at The Quicken Loans Arena on April 16, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Close Regular Season With 114-85 Loss To Cavaliers

Brooklyn coach Jason Kidd sat his starters for the playoffs and the Nets closed the regular season with a 114-85 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night.

04/17/2014

Amar'e Stoudemire #1 of the New York Knicks puts up the shot against the Brooklyn Nets during a game at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.  (Photo by Reid B. Kelley/NBAE via Getty Images)

Melo Sits, But Knicks Pound Nets 109-98

Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 16 points and the New York Knicks, playing without the injured Carmelo Anthony, beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-98 on Tuesday night to win the season series between city rivals.

04/15/2014

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