Lichtenstein: No Blockbuster This Year, But Nets' King Took Risks On Draft NightThere was no blockbuster this time, but the Nets certainly took some risks.
Lichtenstein: Nets' King Low On Trade Options, Converts To ContinuityI'm sure Brooklyn's GM would love to again be the center of attention on draft night, but there's little he can do on Thursday to make a marked improvement with so few assets in his hand.
Nets' Young Opts Out; GM King Says He Wants To Keep HimThaddeus Young has informed the Brooklyn Nets he will become a free agent, and general manager Billy King says they want to keep the forward and center Brook Lopez.
Lichtenstein: Re-Signing Brook Lopez Would Make Nets Evolution Deniers"Jurassic World" may be number one at the cinema, but you can’t get anywhere close to number one in the NBA by showcasing dinosaurs like Lopez.
Lichtenstein: King's Only Recourse To Keep Nets Competitive Is To 'Stretch' D-WillNets general manager Billy King has an opportunity to free up salary cap space this offseason, but the road he must travel he doesn't appear to want to drive.
Nets Want To Keep Brook Lopez, Build Team Around HimKeeping Brook Lopez is the priority, while moving Deron Williams and Joe Johnson could be options if King decides to break up Brooklyn's core.
Lichtenstein: The King Of All Spin -- Nets’ General Manager Defends His PlanBilly King's timing couldn't have been better.
Knicks, Nets At The Bottom Of ESPN Rankings Of Top NBA Front Offices, ExecutivesThe Knicks and Nets are taking a beating -- not just on the court and from fans, but also from the experts at the "worldwide leader."
Lichtenstein: No Surprise — Nets GM Drops The Ball At Trade DeadlineBecause Billy King couldn’t unload any of his Max Three, Brooklyn’s future will remain bleak for the next few years. By then there’d better be a new caretaker in charge.
Lichtenstein: Trade 'Em! Memphis Should Be Last Stop For Nets’ Underperforming StarsI’ve had enough of D-Will’s excuses. Trading Brook Lopez could also be addition by subtraction. They both have to go — for whatever Nets GM Billy King can get at auction.
Lichtenstein: Blatche Rumor Proves Nets GM Is King Of The Flip-FlopJust when you thought this season couldn’t get any stranger. Unfortunately, there is little Billy King can do to resurrect this team.
Lichtenstein: With Playoff Hopes Fading, Nets Need To Stop Giving KG Days OffSomething has always bugged me about Kevin Garnett’s tenure here. He is getting paid $12 million this season. To play, not to dispense advice from the sidelines.
Lichtenstein: Lopez-Stephenson Trade Has Risk, But Nets Should Take ItI ask any of you who have qualms about this potential deal: What exactly do you think you'll get for a broken-down Lopez?
Lichtenstein: Season After KG-Pierce Blockbuster, Nets Sink To Celtics’ LevelIt’s obvious that the 16-19 Nets are an unmitigated disaster -- just one season after the trade that was supposed to change everything and launch them into the NBA's elite company.
Lichtenstein: Sell High — Nets’ Plumlee Is Not UntouchableThe axiom for all investment assets should be: Buy low, sell high. When it comes to Nets center Mason Plumlee, at least general manager Billy King got the first part right.