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.
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Lichtenstein: Nets Enter The All-Star Break Waiting On Prokhorov To ActForget the games. The items of most interest concerning the Brooklyn Nets for the rest of this season will be related to events off the basketball court. That makes the upcoming week a must-follow for fans.
Nets Trounced At Home By Grizzlies, 109-90Memphis Grizzlies had little difficulty in their first game without center Marc Gasol and pulled away in the second half for a 109-90 victory over the Brooklyn Nets
Johnson Nails Last Second 3 As Nets Pull Out Dramatic 105-104 Win Over DenverForward Joe Johnson hit the game-winning 3-pointer with one-tenth of a second remaining and the Brooklyn Nets squandered a 16-point lead before pulling out a dramatic 105-104 victory.
Philadelphia 76ers Beat Brooklyn Nets 103-98Rookie center Jahlil Okafor had 22 points and a season-high 17 rebounds and forward Robert Covington drilled a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:16 left as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets 103-98 on Saturday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.
Johnson Drops Season-High 27, Nets Beat Kings 128-119 On Second Half SurgeForward Joe Johnson scored a season-high 27 points and handed out a season-high 11 assists, and the Brooklyn Nets pulled away in the second half for a 128-119 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Friday.
Lichtenstein: Nets Have Been Getting The Bench Production King Paid ForThe Pacers bench outscored the Nets’ reserves 54-11 before the final 1:38 of garbage time on Wednesday. Less than a week ago in a blowout loss in Dallas, the tally was 34-2.
Nets Continue To Tumble At Home In Loss To PacersThe Indiana Pacers built a big lead before halftime before recording a 114-100 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.
Nets Lose 4th Straight After Blowing Comeback To PistonsCenter Andre Drummond collected 21 points and 18 rebounds for his league-leading 40th double-double, and the Detroit Pistons blew a 10-point lead before recording a 105-100 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night.
Pelicans Beat Nets 105-103 On Holiday's Winning JumperGuard Jrue Holiday made a 3-pointer from the left wing with 9.3 seconds left and then drained a game-winning, fallaway 15-foot jumper with 1.3 seconds remaining to lift the New Orleans Pelicans to a 105-103 victory over the Brooklyn Nets.
Struggling Nets Fail To Challenge Mavericks In 91-79 LossThe Mavericks jumped out to an 18-point lead in the second quarter and were never really challenged in an easy 91-79 victory over the struggling Nets on Friday at the American Airlines Center.