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Nets Hold off Celtics For Fourth Straight Win

Brook Lopez drives to the basket as Kevin Garnett defends. (ANDREW GOMBERT CORBIS OUT/EPA)

  Brook Lopez drives to the basket as Kevin Garnett defends. (ANDREW GOMBERT CORBIS OUT/EPA) The Brooklyn Nets narrowly defeated the Boston Celtics 102-97 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Thursday night. The Nets were up by nine at the half but, in similar fashion to their game against the Minnesota Timberwolves earlier in the season, the More...

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By Guest On Thursday, November 15th, 2012
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Athlete’s Voices: Essence Carson, Episode 1. Greetings from Istanbul, Turkey.

This is the DoubleGSports.com Athlete’s Voices column in which local star athletes provide guest posts updating their fans on what they have been up to. Today’s post is from former Rutgers Women’s Basketball More...

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By Deshawn Jelani On Wednesday, November 14th, 2012
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Nets Destroy Cavs for Third Straight Win

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) The Brooklyn Nets captured their third straight win with a 114-101 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. “It’s probably the More...

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By Stephen Zimkouski On Wednesday, November 14th, 2012
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Knicks Improve to 5-0 With Win Over Magic

Fernando Medina/NBAE/Getty Images The New York Knicks improved to 5-0 with a win over the Orlando Magic Tuesday night but they showed a few weaknesses while doing it. The Knicks, for the first time this season, More...

The Knicks are 3-0 to start the season, the first time since 1999. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty Images)
By Stephen Zimkouski On Thursday, November 8th, 2012
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Knicks Open Up The Season 3-0 in Dominating Fashion

The Knicks are 3-0 to start the season, the first time since 1999. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty Images) For the first time since the 1999-00 season, the New York Knicks have won their first three games to start More...

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By Deshawn Jelani On Tuesday, November 6th, 2012
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Nets Blow Huge Lead, Fall to T’Wolves

The Brooklyn Nets lost their second game of the season to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night, 107-96. The Nets put on a stellar performance going into halftime with a 62-47 lead.  Brooklyn shot 61.5 percent More...

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By Guest On Thursday, November 1st, 2012
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Athlete’s Voices: Cappie Pondexter, Episode 1. Hello From Istanbul

This is the DoubleGSports.com Athlete’s Voices column in which local star athletes provide guest posts updating their fans on what they have been up to. Today’s post is from former Rutgers Women’s More...

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By Stephen Zimkouski On Wednesday, October 31st, 2012
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Knicks Things to Watch and Best Case Scenario for the 2012-13 Season

Rich Barnes-US PRESSWIRE The New York Knicks wrapped up the preseason with a 97-95 win last Wednesday night against the Brooklyn Nets to bring them to 3-3. The Knicks were hopeful that the damage from Hurricane More...

Jason Kidd, left, defends Joe Johnson during last night's preseason finale. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
By Deshawn Jelani On Thursday, October 25th, 2012
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Brooklyn Nets Lose an Overtime Thriller Against the Knicks, 97-95

  Jason Kidd, left, defends Joe Johnson during last night's preseason finale. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) The Brooklyn Nets lost a 97-95 overtime thriller against rival New York Knicks Wednesday night More...

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By Deshawn Jelani On Thursday, October 18th, 2012
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Brookyln Nets Make National TV Debut Tonight

The Brooklyn Nets are set to make their national TV debut since their move to the brand new Barclays Center in Brookyln, NY.  The Nets will face the Boston Celtics at home tonight (October 18th) at 8:00pm EST on More...