Game Thread

G20 Brooklyn Nets (5-14) Hosts Washington Wizards (6-12)

G20 Brooklyn Nets (5-14) Hosts Washington Wizards (6-12)

COUNTDOWN CLOCK Lin is still out but LeVert is finally cleared to play. He is one talented rookie when healthy but coaches might try to ease him into the game to prevent future injuries. As for Lin, he continues to rehab with the performance team but has not practiced fully so it might be a while before he returns. No, @JLin7 has not practiced fully. Yes, he has done plenty of work on the side wit... »

G19 Brooklyn Nets (5-13) 2nd Try vs Milwaukee Bucks (9-8)

G19 Brooklyn Nets (5-13) 2nd Try vs Milwaukee Bucks (9-8)

COUNTDOWN CLOCK   With another 3rd-quarter meltdown, the Nets predictable lost the first game at home vs Milwaukee Bucks. Will the coaches be able to make an adjustment for the road game in Milwaukee? The absence of Lin’s injury status has been very concerning his fans. In Nov 15, Mike Fratello said he recently spoke with Jeremy Lin (hamstring) in the 4th quarter of the Lakers game and ... »

G18 Brooklyn Nets (5-12) Looks to Stop Giannis and Milwaukee Bucks (8-8)

G18 Brooklyn Nets (5-12) Looks to Stop Giannis and Milwaukee Bucks (8-8)

COUNTDOWN CLOCK After snapping a 7-game losing streak with a thrilling 2 OT win against the Clippers, the Brooklyn Nets look to stop Giannis and Milwaukee Bucks who also came off an impressive win against the Cleveland Cavaliers overcoming a 14-pt deficit. For the first time, Coach Atkinson relied heavily on 5 players by playing them around 40 minutes (Brook, Booker, Kilpatrick, Whitehead, Harris)... »

G16 Brooklyn Nets (4-11) to Rebuild Trust in Defense vs Sacramento Kings (6-10)

G16 Brooklyn Nets (4-11) to Rebuild Trust in Defense vs Sacramento Kings (6-10)

COUNTDOWN CLOCK As the Nets losing streak reaches 6 with 5 losses in double-digits, they need Jeremy Lin’s return more than ever but there is no sign he will return in this game yet. Defense is still the #1 issue but as Sean Kilpatrick expressed, the trust is not there yet to play good defense. Having Lin back as an experienced floor general will be a great start to organize their porous def... »

G15 Brooklyn Nets (4-10) Still Searching for Defense vs Indiana Pacers (7-9)

G15 Brooklyn Nets (4-10) Still Searching for Defense vs Indiana Pacers (7-9)

COUNTDOWN CLOCK Jeremy Lin is desperately needed to return so the Brooklyn Nets can stop a downward spiral with 6 game losing streak. But unfortunately, he is still ruled out along with Caris LeVert Jeremy Lin and Caris LeVert are both out. #Nets https://t.co/xUQIHJXF1S — Brian Lewis (@NYPost_Lewis) November 25, 2016 ESPN Game Preview: After starting the month of November with three wins in ... »

G14 Brooklyn Nets (4-9) Needs to Rediscover Defense vs Boston Celtics (8-6)

G14 Brooklyn Nets (4-9) Needs to Rediscover Defense vs Boston Celtics (8-6)

COUNTDOWN CLOCK Jeremy Lin is still ruled out for this game but Brooklyn Nets really needs to discover defense to stop the 4-game losing streak even without him. Nets announce that Jeremy Lin remains out for tonight against Celtics, missing his ninth straight game. — Brian Mahoney (@briancmahoney) November 23, 2016 He also posted on Instagram how he missed playing ball and is waiting patient... »

G13 Brooklyn Nets (4-8) Needs Jeremy Lin against Portland Blazers (7-7)

G13 Brooklyn Nets (4-8) Needs Jeremy Lin against Portland Blazers (7-7)

COUNTDOWN CLOCK With the Nets losing the last 3 games in a row, they desperately need Jeremy Lin to come back to give them a boost to start winning again. But Coach Atkinson did not set a predetermined date of Jeremy’s return and relies on the performance team to ensure Jeremy Lin does not come back too early to have recurring hamstring issues throughout the season. Atkinson: “Lin is progres... »

G12 Brooklyn Nets (4-7) Visits OKC Thunder (7-5)

G12 Brooklyn Nets (4-7) Visits OKC Thunder (7-5)

COUNTDOWN CLOCK   As the Nets are about to close the 5-game road trip against the OKC Thunder, they can’t wait to get Jeremy Lin back to the starting lineup, hopefully either in the Blazers (Nov 20) or the Celtics game (Nov 23). They have 1-3 record in the tough road trip. They are currently #12 in the Eastern Conference standing with 4-7 record. Jeremy Lin has had his evaluation but #N... »

G11 Brooklyn Nets (4-6) Seeks Another Road Win against LA Lakers (6-5)

G11 Brooklyn Nets (4-6) Seeks Another Road Win against LA Lakers (6-5)

COUNTDOWN CLOCK The Nets might be completely outmatched by the mighty Clippers 95-127 (who carried the best NBA record 9-1 before the game) sans their two best players (Jeremy Lin and Brook Lopez) but Coach Atkinson did the right thing to keep his team fresh for the second straight game tonight against the Lakers by playing 11 players averaging 22 min. It is a great strategic move to focus on gett... »

G10 Vastly Improving Nets (4-5) Face the Best NBA team, LA Clippers (9-1)

G10 Vastly Improving Nets (4-5) Face the Best NBA team, LA Clippers (9-1)

COUNTDOWN CLOCK A vastly improving Brooklyn Nets team managed to win their first road game with scorching 3pt shooting (43.2%) against the Suns to improve to 4-5 record, which is good for 9th in the Eastern Conference. The 3pt shooting efficiency continues to be the key in all 4 Nets wins (39.2% 3FG) and 5 losses (28.6% 3FG) because the Nets take so many 3pt shots in their offense. The Nets is ran... »