Steve Lichtenstein

Leonard Williams

Lichtenstein: MRI Result On Williams’ Knee Was Jets’ Biggest Win Of Weekend

The 6-foot-5, 302-pound Williams not only eats up space, but has the quickness to create havoc in the backfield.

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Al Arbour

Lichtenstein: RIP Al Arbour, The Coach Who Let His Wins Speak Volumes

Arbour was a winner who never felt the need to puff out his chest and let the world know he was a winner.

08/28/2015

Former Jets head coach Rex Ryan (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Rex Ryan’s Conspiracy Theory Is Pure Fantasy

The blustery Ryan’s dream job with the Jets was doomed, but not for the reasons he expressed on HBO’s “Real Sports.”

08/19/2015

Geno Smith looks on from the bench during the second quarter against the Buffalo Bills at MetLife Stadium on October 26, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Jets Won’t Miss Geno For Any Of Those 6-10 Weeks

This Jets training camp has been inundated with disappointing news. The Geno Smith incident is NOT one of them.

08/11/2015

Geno Smith (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: It’s A New Season And All Is Positive With The Jets … For Now

For those of you who have perused this forum, I tend to lean on sarcasm when the Jets are the topic. So much so that many fail to grasp that I have been a diehard fan my entire life.

07/29/2015

Andrea Bargnani (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Bargnani Latest In Series Of Gambles By Nets GM King

It’s no secret that for the Nets to any kind of success this season, Billy King needs to hit on a bunch of these moves. Even if they’re singles.

07/13/2015

Deron Williams

Lichtenstein: Nets’ D-Will Buyout Would Be A Win-Win-Win

Having failed in his attempts to unload the underachieving point guard in the trade market for about a year, Nets general manager Billy King may have finally received a stroke of luck.

07/10/2015

Billy King

Lichtenstein: King’s Strategy For Nets Is Becoming More Incomprehensible

In the latest episode of “What The Heck Is Billy King Doing?” the Nets’ general manager could very well stock his 2015-16 club with as many as five point guards

07/06/2015

Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young

Lichtenstein: Lopez, Young Signings Will Only Extend Nets’ Mediocrity

It’s true that Lopez and Young are worth more to the Nets than to other teams. But what does that say about what the Nets are worth these days?

07/01/2015

Billy King

Lichtenstein: No Blockbuster This Year, But Nets’ King Took Risks On Draft Night

There was no blockbuster this time, but the Nets certainly took some risks.

06/26/2015

Billy King

Lichtenstein: Nets’ King Low On Trade Options, Converts To Continuity

I’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.

06/25/2015

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.

06/15/2015

Deron Williams (Photo by Isaac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: King’s Only Recourse To Keep Nets Competitive Is To ‘Stretch’ D-Will

Nets 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.

06/03/2015

Muhammad Wilkerson

Lichtenstein: A Wilkerson Extension Would Be Worth Every Dollar Jets Shell Out

So far, this Jets gig has been a breeze for new general manager Mike Maccagnan. But it has had at least one pothole to navigate.

05/20/2015

Nets GM Billy King  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: The King Of All Spin — Nets’ General Manager Defends His Plan

Billy King’s timing couldn’t have been better.

05/06/2015

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