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2017-18 Brooklyn Nets Schedule is Ranked 7th Hardest But Playoff is Not Impossible

2017-18 Brooklyn Nets Schedule is Ranked 7th Hardest But Playoff is Not Impossible

The Brooklyn Nets 2017-18 Season Schedule is finally released and things are not getting easier for Jeremy Lin and his Nets teammates. The complete schedule can be found in the Game Schedule page and the Nets Schedule page: Nets Projected 7th Hardest Strength of Schedule Based on the Strength of Schedule (SOS) ranked by 2016-17 W-L% and Pythagorean Expectation courtesy of Yaya Dubin, the Nets sche... »

The Brooklyn Nets Approach in Restricted Free Agency

The Brooklyn Nets Approach in Restricted Free Agency

  Is there a brilliant method of madness in Brooklyn Nets GM Sean Marks’ approach in pursuing Restricted Free Agents (RFA)? The Nets has struck out 0-3 in chasing RFAs (Alan Crabbe, Tyler Johnson, Donatas Motiejunas) and is waiting on Washington Wizards to match their $106M max offer sheet to Otto Porter Jr. The Wizards is expected to match the offer after withdrawing qualifying RFA off... »

The Old and New Faces of Brooklyn Nets After 2017 NBA Draft

The Old and New Faces of Brooklyn Nets After 2017 NBA Draft

In 2017, Brooklyn Nets finally bid farewell to their storied franchise center, Brook Lopez, after he spent nine memorable seasons with New Jersey Nets and Brooklyn Nets. Brook has been the subject of trade rumors in the past few seasons but was only recently got traded for his $21.6M expiring contract to Los Angeles Lakers plus the 27th draft pick to bring Timothy Mozgov and D’Angelo Russell... »

Jeremy Lin Asia Trip 2017

Jeremy Lin Asia Trip 2017

Jeremy Lin plans to kick off his annual Asia trip starting on July 16  by spending a week in Taiwan. His Nets teammate, Caris LeVert, will also help as a guest coach in the July 20-21 basketball camp. On July 24, Jeremy Lin will continue his tour to China. Note: More update will be added later as more details are made available. Article Link: https://nba.udn.com/nba/story/6780/2519746 … Picture Cr... »

“His Name is Jeremy Lin” OutsideShot Podcast with Randy Foye

“His Name is Jeremy Lin” OutsideShot Podcast with Randy Foye

Randy Foye did a wonderful job interviewing his Nets teammate, Jeremy Lin, in his OutsideShot podcast interview. “His Name is Jeremy Lin” podcast offers a unique interview where Lin fans can hear Jeremy sharing many stories of his NBA journeys in a comfortable setting with his teammate, Randy Foye. There is a sense of closeness and comfort of close friends just exchanging stories of ho... »

G82 Nets Rest 6 Players in the Final Game against the Bulls

G82 Nets Rest 6 Players in the Final Game against the Bulls

    Brooklyn Nets decided to rest 6 players in the final game of the 2016-17 season, possibly to use the last game to evaluate several players. The Nets announced Trevor Booker, Jeremy Lin and Brook Lopez will sit out due to rest, while injuries will sideline Quincy Acy (ankle), Joe Harris (shoulder) and Sean Kilpatrick (hamstring). Both Brook Lopez and Jeremy Lin had a memorable game in... »

G81 Nets Attempt to Spoil Celtics’ Chance of #1 Seed

G81 Nets Attempt to Spoil Celtics’ Chance of #1 Seed

Nets truly enjoyed ruining playoff team’s chances at the end of the season and they pulled a great 107-106 comeback win with 10-0 run in the fourth quarter against the Bulls. LeVert, Rondae-Hollis Jefferson, and Spence Dinwiddie played exceptionally well to shock the Bulls. Jeremy Lin started well but slowed down with his shooting but still contributed 12 points, 7 assists, 6 rebounds, 3 ste... »

G80 Nets Tries To Tame the Surging Bulls to Reach 20 Wins

G80 Nets Tries To Tame the Surging Bulls to Reach 20 Wins

Nets lost to the Magic on the road 107-115 and failed to extend their winning streak to four. Coach Kenny Atkinson decided to rest Trevor Booker and KJ McDaniels to give Justin Hamilton more playing time before the season ends. That decision probably costed them a winnable game because both Booker and McDaniels have been playing extremely well, especially on the defensive end. Jeremy Lin played ex... »

G79 Nets Tries for Magic Number of 20 Wins

G79 Nets Tries for Magic Number of 20 Wins

The Nets is scorching hot. Brooklyn has won six of its past 10 games and three straight. In their latest game, the Nets poured on 141 points to beat the 76ers at their home court 141-118. Jeremy Lin had another strong game finishing with 16 points, 7assists, 5rebounds, 2 steals. He had excellent 6-10 shooting, with perfect 2-2 on 3 point shooting. In the last 2 games, Lin has shot exceptionally we... »

G78 Can Nets Defense Stop 76ers for 3 Straight Wins?

G78 Can Nets Defense Stop 76ers for 3 Straight Wins?

A vastly improving Nets team beat the visiting Hawks 91-82 on the second night of back-to-back game. And defense has been the key. It was the first time of all 18 wins that the Nets held opponents under 90 points. Jeremy Lin finally broke through his shooting slump to finish with 15 points, 6 rebounds, 6 assists (5-10 shooting, 2-4 three-point shooting). His driving threat made the Hawks focused t... »