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Avery Johnson's Son Lashes Out

Posted 12.27.2012 | Sports

While the firing of Avery Johnson caught some in the Brooklyn Nets organization by surprise according to Ken Berger of CBS Sports, perhaps nobody was ...

Brooklyn Nets Fire Avery Johnson: What's Wrong in Brooklyn?

Ben Shapiro | Posted 02.26.2013 | Sports
Ben Shapiro

Firing Johnson gives the team plenty of time to become the type of close-knit unit that wins games not just in the regular season, but in the playoffs as well.

Nets Fire Avery Johnson

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 12.27.2012 | Sports

The Brooklyn Nets have fired head coach Avery Johnson, as first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Per Wojnarowski, P.J. Carlesimo h...

NBA Christmas Highlights

Posted 12.26.2012 | Sports

With five games scheduled for Christmas day, including a rematch of the 2012 NBA Finals, there were bound to be plenty of awesome highlights throughou...

Rondo Outplays Deron In Celtics' Win

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 02.24.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — Rajon Rondo lost his cool, and any chance at history, in the second quarter when Boston last met Brooklyn. This time, the second per...

Knicks Rout Nets

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 12.19.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Carmelo Anthony scored 31 points in his return to the lineup, and the New York Knicks beat the Brooklyn Nets 100-86 on Wednesday night in ...

Jazz Avoid Late Collapse To Beat Nets

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 12.19.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Mo Williams scored 19 points, Al Jefferson had 16 points and 11 rebounds, and the Utah Jazz beat the Brooklyn Nets 92-90 Tuesday night des...

Bulls Squeak Past Nets In 83-82 Win

AP | Posted 12.16.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Joakim Noah had 12 points and 10 rebounds, and helped force a key turnover Saturday night as the Chicago Bulls held off the Brooklyn Nets 8...

'That Was Real, And That Was Spectacular'

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 12.15.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Joe Johnson made a jumper from just inside the arc as time expired in the second overtime, giving the Brooklyn Nets a 107-105 victory over...

Ref Blocks Kris Humphries' Free Throw

Posted 12.13.2012 | Sports

The referees seem to have made Toronto Raptors games more exciting this week. During a home matchup against the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night, Kris...

Big Apple Battle

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 02.10.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — Now, this Knicks-Nets rivalry is really on. If it hadn't started when the Nets left New Jersey and set up shop in the Knicks' city, ...

D-Wade Is D-Man

AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 12.02.2012 | Miami

MIAMI -- More than four hours before game time, Dwyane Wade was alone on the Miami Heat practice court, just getting some shots up by himself. No coac...

Rondo Hit With Suspension

Posted 11.29.2012 | Sports

Rajon Rondo was hit with a two-game suspension by the NBA after getting into a shoving match with Brooklyn's Kris Humphries that spilled into the stan...

Paul Pierce's Ankles Having Bad Week

Posted 11.29.2012 | Sports

Paul Pierce's ankles are having a rough week. In Wednesday's game against Brooklyn, Pierce had some trouble defending Joe Johnson as the Nets bega...

New York's Finest: Nets Beat Knicks in OT

Zach Wasser | Posted 01.27.2013 | Sports
Zach Wasser

Last night, the Brooklyn Nets beat the New York Knicks 96 to 89 in overtime, and all of Manhattan wept openly. It was official: In the war over the city's basketball heart, the migrants from America's armpit had won.

Nets Take 1st Brooklyn Matchup Against Knicks

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 01.26.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — They share a city, first place and now the belief that this new-look, New York matchup could be a real rivalry. And what a stirring ...

New York, New York Matchup

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 11.26.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- From Madison Square Garden to the Garden State, the Knicks cast a shadow the Nets could never escape. The Knicks were considered first ra...

WATCH: Blake Shows Off A New Trick

Posted 11.24.2012 | Sports

Blake Griffin wants to have all the fun. The high-flying Clippers' forward used some of his explosive athleticism at the defensive end of the floor ag...

DISRESPECT: MWP Rubs Nets Coach's Head After Sinking Three

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 01.30.2013 | Sports

Metta World Peace is not impressed with the new Brooklyn Nets. The Los Angeles Lakers player made that clear on Tuesday night when he taunted the Nets...

Lakers Win In Mike D'Antoni's Debut

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 01.20.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES — Although Mike D'Antoni still can't jump, pivot or move on his surgically replaced knee with his usual enthusiasm, he felt plenty s...

The Nets Are NOT Masters Of Their Own Domain

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 01.30.2013 | Sports

The Brooklyn Nets are getting a taste of what it means to have a cross-town rivalry in New York City. Fans trying to visit the Nets' homepage will ...

WATCH: Christmas Music To Dribble By

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.20.2012 | Sports

The NBA has long claimed Christmas with a lineup of televised games. Now it has its very own percussion band to get the word out. Watch NBA luminar...

WATCH: Reggie Evans Flops Again

Posted 11.16.2012 | Sports

Reggie Evans must not have learned much from the NBA's video explaining its new flopping rules. The Brooklyn Nets enforcer was unsuccessful in dra...

NBA Star Claims He Saw A UFO During Hurricane Sandy

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 02.06.2013 | Weird News

Like many athletes in the Northeast, Deron Williams was not immune to strange and uncomfortable circumstances during Hurricane Sandy. However, in addi...

VOTE: Is The BrooklyKnight

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 02.06.2013 | Sports

Sports mascots range from the iconic to the downright bizarre. Now, basketball fans will have to decide in which category to put the Brooklyn Nets' ne...