Nets Shut Down LeBron In Second Half, Cool Off Cavaliers Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez each scored 20 points, and the Brooklyn Nets snapped the Cleveland Cavaliers' four-game winning streak with a 106-98 victory on Friday night.
Johnson Scores 22, Nets Beat Timberwolves 122-106 Joe Johnson scored 22 points, rookie Bojan Bogdanovic had 21 and the Brooklyn Nets beat the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves 122-106 on Monday night.
Lichtenstein: No Excuse For Nets' Brutal Performance Against HornetsNBA teams are prone to stinkers. They could occur at the tail end of a dense schedule. They could be a side effect of an injury bug. Or maybe one team is vastly superior to the other. In Wednesday’s case, it was none of the above.
Lichtenstein: Nets Slam Back To Earth With Loss To Undermanned PelicansIn 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.
Lichtenstein: Nets' Lineup Experiment Is Destined To Come Up SmallHere come the small-ball lovers. “See--the Nets won two in a row by taking a page out of Kidd’s playbook. What irony!” Except they don't realize that it can't be sustained.
Nets Hold Off Lakers' Late Rally, Win 114-105Joe Johnson scored 23 points and Brook Lopez added 22 off the bench, leading the Brooklyn Nets to a 114-105 victory over the skidding Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.
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: Nets Not Doing Anything To Help Their Case In NYCThis third season in Brooklyn is headed for epic failure. Even the best-case scenario has the Nets sneaking their way into the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs where the Hawks will surely send them home for good.
Nets Drop 11th In 13 Games, Fall To HawksThe Hawks stretched their franchise-record winning streak to 17 games in a row with a 113-102 victory over the Brooklyn Nets.
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.
Lopez Scores Season-High 29 As Nets Bounce Past Bulls 96-82Brook Lopez had a season-high 29 points, Joe Johnson had a double-double with 20 points and 11 rebounds and the Brooklyn Nets posted a 96-82 victory to snap the Chicago Bulls' seven-game winning streak.
Plumlee Continues To Roll, Nets Beat Kings 107-99 Mason Plumlee continued his impressive play with a team-high 22 points, Joe Johnson and Jarret Jack each scored 16, and the Brooklyn Nets held on to beat the Sacramento Kings 107-99 on Monday night.
Plumlee, Nets Rally In The 4th To Beat Denver 102-96Joe Johnson scored 27 points, Mason Plumlee added 19 points and a career-high 13 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Denver Nuggets 102-96 on Tuesday night.