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Report: Brooklyn Sends Coach Kidd To Milwaukee

AP | By BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 06.30.2014 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Kidd had a seat in the coaching box and a jersey in the rafters. He wanted more. And now his celebrated return ...

NBA Power Play Fails

Yahoo! Sports | Posted 06.29.2014 | Sports

After a failed power play in Brooklyn, Nets coach Jason Kidd has entered into serious negotiations to become president of basketball operations for th...

Nets' Oligarch Owner Leaves His Political Party, Rejoins Board of a Russian State Corp

Innokenty (Kes) Grekov | Posted 07.22.2014 | Politics
Innokenty (Kes) Grekov

Mr. Prokhorov and his political prospects remain unclear, which means the Kremlin can focus on using Mikhail Prokhorov's other talents, like diplomacy or business-savvy or New York residency.

HIGHLIGHTS: Heat Send Nets Home With Late Rally

AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 05.15.2014 | Sports

MIAMI (AP) — A game, a series, a season, they all would hinge on one shot. That is, if the shot was taken....

The Myth of the Brooklyn Nets Fan: 5 Notes From Game 4

Zach Wasser | Posted 07.15.2014 | Sports
Zach Wasser

When I see people wearing Nets apparel, I figure they're just reppin Brooklyn. That leaves the Nets in a potentially unique situation: everyone loves their brand, but not many people actually follow the team.

HIGHLIGHTS: Pierce Saves Nets In Game 7 Thriller

AP | IAN HARRISON | Posted 07.04.2014 | Sports

TORONTO (AP) — Slowed by foul trouble and struggling with his shot, Paul Pierce still found a way to come up big for the Brooklyn Nets. And, right ...

Brooklyn Nets Twitter Account Trolled Own Fans

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.01.2014 | Sports

The Brooklyn Nets' official Twitter account called out the team's own fans for not being more like Toronto Raptors fans on Wednesday night during Game...

NBA Eastern Conference Playoff Preview

Zach Wasser | Posted 06.19.2014 | Sports
Zach Wasser

With the Pacers in rapid decline and the Heat sliding not far behind, anything seems possible. Check that: almost anything (sorry, Charlotte). With hopes of early upsets, here are my picks for the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.

Knicks Star Broke Some Ankles With Slick Crossover

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.16.2014 | Sports

New York Knicks star Iman Shumpert had the crowd at the Barclays Center oohing and aahing when his crossover made Brooklyn's Paul Pierce fall to the g...

LeBron Not Worried About The Nets

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.09.2014 | Sports

The Miami Heat can't seem to beat the Brooklyn Nets this season but that doesn't mean LeBron James is worried about them. After the Nets completed a f...

Brooklyn Nets Owner Threatens To Bring Club Under Russian Jurisdiction

Reuters | Alexei Anishchuk | Posted 03.24.2014 | Business

MOSCOW, March 24 (Reuters) - A Russian billionaire said on Monday he planned to relocate his company that runs the Brooklyn Nets basketball team to Ru...

Collins Signs For Rest Of Season

AP | Posted 03.17.2014 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Collins has been signed for the rest of the season by the Brooklyn Nets. The NBA's first openly gay player had finished his s...

Faithful Shopper: Turn Back Time

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.13.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Maybe it's because spring is finally occasionally in the air, or because Daylight Savings Time has kicked in, but right now time - and beautiful ways ...

The Miami Heat Can't Handle 'The Truth'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 03.13.2014 | Sports

LeBron James and the Miami Heat still can't seem to handle "The Truth." With the nickname famously bestowed upon him by Shaquille O'Neal stitched o...

Jason Collins, Social Change and the Importance of Sports

Lisa Stulberg | Posted 05.06.2014 | Gay Voices
Lisa Stulberg

Sports has always been about more than just winning and losing and has always been laden with symbolism that matters.

Jason Collins Isn't Worried About Being The Next Jackie Robinson Because He's The First Jason Collins

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 03.06.2014 | Sports

I father, I Brooklyn Dodger them I Jack, I Rob, I sin Awww man, I'm Jackie Robinson Except when I run base, I dodge the pen Lucky me, lucky we, th...

REPORT: Jason Collins To Sign Another Contract

AP | By BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 05.03.2014 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Collins spent part of his off day on Sunday shopping at Costco. He was wise to stock up, because he'll be stayi...

Witnessing the Ho-Hum History of Jason Collins

Adam Amel Rogers | Posted 04.28.2014 | Gay Voices
Adam Amel Rogers

We have built this moment up for so long. The gay world and the sports world have played such vital roles in my life and I've been one of the many gay fans who have spent years craving a moment where our passions collide.

Nets Top Lakers In Collins' Historic Return To NBA

AP | JOE RESNICK | Posted 02.24.2014 | Sports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jason Collins played his first game with the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday night, becoming the first openly gay active player in the fo...

WATCH: Jason Collins Makes History

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.24.2014 | Sports

Jason Collins had played in 713 regular-season NBA games before arriving at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday but he had never made an appearanc...

WATCH: Jason Collins Faces The Media

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.23.2014 | Sports

Jason Collins understands he is making history but his focus remains on basketball. The 35-year-old veteran NBA center became the first openly gay...

Jason Collins Returns To The NBA

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.23.2014 | Sports

Jason Collins is making a historic return to the NBA. The 35-year-old NBA veteran is set to become the first openly gay professional athlete to co...

Collins Finally Returning To NBA?

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 02.22.2014 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Looking to add a big man, the Brooklyn Nets have worked out center Jason Collins, who would become the first openly gay active NBA p...

WATCH: Celtics Pierce, Garnett With Ovation, Tribute

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 03.28.2014 | Sports

BOSTON (AP) -- After the highlights were shown on the scoreboard and the two former Celtics acknowledged the latest in a series of standing ovations, ...

KG Explains Joe Johnson's Nickname

Complex Sports | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

By Chris Yuscavage, Complex Sports Kevin Garnett might not be the player he used to be on the basketball court. But last night, he proved that he's...