Lichtenstein: Spurs, Devils Should Be Nets’ Models To Building Winning FranchiseThe Nets will continue to be looking up at teams like the Spurs from echelons below. For now, I will look to be comforted by the Devils, a warm blanket of consistency in New York’s volatile sports landscape.
Report: Nets Interested In Trading For Hawks Forward Josh SmithThe Nets are diligently working to trade for Hawks forward Josh Smith, league sources told ESPN. While the two teams have discussed a possible swap, one source told the network that "there has been lots of talk, (but) nothing is close yet."
Lichtenstein: Nets Need To Make A Trade To Shake Out Latest DoldrumsP.J. Carlesimo seemed to invigorate his club’s stars in winning 12 of his first 14 games as interim coach. Now, there’s a sense that there’s little he can do for a team that simply can’t make shots.
Hartnett: Knicks' Anthony Delivers Fresh Reminder Of MVP CandidacySome have speculated whether Melo's MVP candidacy was fading. On Sunday, he sent a resounding reminder of why he's a genuine contender.
Brooklyn Gets 7-Game Win Streak Snapped By Short-Handed Hawks Brook Lopez had 22 points for the Nets, who lost for only the second time in 11 games under interim coach P.J. Carlesimo.
Nets Play Hard, But Just Can't Figure Out HawksThe Atlanta Hawks have seen the New Jersey Nets so much this season, it has the feeling of a playoff series, and a sweep at that.
Walker Stands Tall, Gators Eliminate UCLAErving Walker, generously listed at 5 feet, 8 inches, scored 21 points and hit several clutch shots down the stretch as the Gators beat UCLA 73-65 in the NCAA tournament Saturday.
Knicks Face 'Tough Game' Against HawksThe Knicks have suffered two nine-point losses to the Atlanta Hawks and the last meeting featured a fight heading into Wednesday night's game at Madison Square Garden.