Tag archive for ‘Deron Williams’
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By Steven Simineri On Friday, January 16th, 2015
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Basketball Vagabond Alan Anderson Finds Home In Brooklyn

Jim O’Connor-USA TODAY Sports   A decade ago the North Carolina Tar Heels emerged as the 2005 men’s basketball national champions for a fourth time, defeating a Deron Williams led Illinois squad in the More...

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By Steven Simineri On Friday, January 9th, 2015
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Well-traveled Youngster Darius Morris Getting a Chance in Brooklyn

(Photo: Howard Smith, USA TODAY Sports)   Yesterday the Brooklyn Nets announced that Deron Williams fractured the cartilage portion of his 12th rib on the left side during Wednesday night’s embarrassing loss More...

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By Medina Parrilla On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
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Lebron James and Kyrie Irving ‘I can’t breathe’ T-Shirt’s…Other Players Follow Suit

Photo: Al Bello/Getty Images Lebron James and Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers decided to take a stand on one of todays biggest social issues by sporting ‘I can’t breathe’ pre-game shirts. More...

Lance Stephenson could be the Nets primary target this offseason. (Getty Images)
By Sean Flattery On Friday, May 23rd, 2014
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Lance Stephenson Should Be Primary Target For Nets This Offseason

Lance Stephenson could be the Nets primary target this offseason. (Getty Images) General Manager Billy King and Head Coach Jason Kidd will have to do some brain storming this offseason to answer the key questions More...

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By Sean Flattery On Sunday, May 4th, 2014
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Paul Pierce Needs to Show Fans Again Why He’s Here

“That’s why they got me here” is the quote fans saw mouthed via replay after Paul Pierce made one of his clutch shots in the series opener.  Well, it’s almost time for Game 7 and fans would love more of More...

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By Sean Flattery On Friday, April 18th, 2014
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Playoff Preview: Lowry and DeRozan Should be the Focus of Nets Defense

The Nets and Raptors start their best of seven series Saturday afternoon at 12:30 in Toronto’s Air Canada Centre.  Toronto is coming off of a franchise record, a 48 win season, and looking to win their first More...

Mason Plumlee blocks a game-winning dunk attempt by Lebron James.
By Sean Flattery On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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Denied: Nets Complete Season Sweep of Miami Heat

Mason Plumlee blocks a game-winning dunk attempt by Lebron James. Mason Plumlee’s block of Lebron James’ buzzer-beating dunk attempt capped off a 53 percent shooting night and an 88-87 victory over the More...

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By Sean Flattery On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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Nets Need to Keep Pushing for that Higher Seed

After the win at home against Houston on Tuesday, the Nets home streak reached a remarkable 14.  With only eight games left in the season, the Nets currently find themselves as the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference.  More...

Andrei Kirilenko (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)
By Steven Simineri On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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Brooklyn Nets Defined By Their Depth

Andrei Kirilenko (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek) 82,403,823 is the number of millions of dollars that the Brooklyn Nets opening night starting five will collect this season — which is more than the entire payroll More...

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By Sean Flattery On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
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Jason Kidd has Nets’ Mojo in Full Gear

Remember when people said Jason Kidd was “over his head,” when referring to his ability to be a head coach? Those sentiments seem pretty premature at this point, as the Nets are now 28-11 since the beginning More...

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By Steven Simineri On Monday, March 24th, 2014
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Only One New York Basketball Team Should Be Talking Playoffs…

Early Sunday afternoon the Atlanta Hawks coughed up a double-digit fourth quarter lead against the Toronto Raptors, giving the New York Knicks an opportunity to move within two games of a playoff position in the More...

By Matt Kardos On Tuesday, October 29th, 2013
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Hello Brooklyn: Nets Ready For Season Of Lofty Expectations

After the franchise saw a renaissance to their identity last season with their much anticipated move to Brooklyn, the Nets organization emerged from the depths of mediocrity in the swamps of New Jersey into the More...