Thaddeus Young

Brooklyn Nets center Mason Plumlee fights for a rebound with Boston's Kelly Olynyk on March 23, 2015 at Barclay Center. (Photo by Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Are Down — But In The East, They’re Far From Out

Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in. This is the regret not of a mobster, but of a Brooklyn Nets fan.

03/24/2015

Jarrett Jack #0 of the Brooklyn Nets goes up for the shot against the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center on March 14, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 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 2015 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Beat 76ers 94-87 To End Five-Game Skid

Thaddeus Young scored 21 points and the Brooklyn Nets snapped a five-game losing streak with a 94-87 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night.

03/14/2015

Jarrett Jack of the Brooklyn Nets celebrates after hitting the game-winning shot against the Golden State Warriors on March 2, 2015 at Barclays Center. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: With A Dose Of Athleticism, Nets Have Become More Interesting

No way Brooklyn wins Monday night’s game had it been played two weeks ago. Those Nets were a dying patient—old, slow and primed for burial even amongst the dreck that is the East.

03/03/2015

Amare Stoudemire #1 of the Dallas Mavericks tries to win a jump ball against Mason Plumlee #1 of the Brooklyn Nets on February 28, 2015 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Danny Bollinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Williams’ 25 Points Lead Nets To 104-94 Win Over Mavericks

Deron Williams scored 25 points, Thaddeus Young had 16 points and eight rebounds off the bench and the Brooklyn Nets topped the Dallas Mavericks 104-94 on Saturday night.

02/28/2015

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Lichtenstein: Nets Slam Back To Earth With Loss To Undermanned Pelicans

In one night, Lionel Hollins and the Nets undid all those feel-good stories from their modest two-game winning streak coming out of the All-Star break.

02/26/2015

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Nets Trade Kevin Garnett To Timberwolves For Thaddeus Young

Pierce spent just a year in Brooklyn and now Garnett is gone too, with the Nets getting a solid replacement in Young, who has played much better as the season went on.

02/19/2015

Jason Kidd and Kurt Thomas of the New York Knicks give each other high fives. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Off To Perfect Start, Improve To 2-0 After Defeating Sixers

The Knicks have come out of the gates strongly by starting their season 2-0 after defeating the Sixers on Sunday.

11/04/2012

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Slumping Knicks Face Sixers

The surging 76ers look for their eighth win in 11 games Friday night when they try to hand the Knicks a sixth straight road loss.

WFAN–02/04/2011

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Improving Nets Take On Sixers

The 76ers try to record rare back-to-back road wins Wednesday night as they seek a seventh straight victory over the improving Nets, who have lost once in their last six at the Prudential Center.

WFAN–02/02/2011