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1 hr ago | BleacherReport

NBA Free Agency 2014: Best Destinations for Top Players Remaining

The 2014 NBA free-agency period is no longer the round-the-clock spectacle it was when LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony were busy making their highly anticipated decisions.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Dallas Mavericks, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, NBA Players, Shawn Marion

5 hrs ago | Nets Daily

Andrei Kirilenko denies trashing Jason Kidd in Russian news report

Mike Mazzeo spoke to Andrei Kirilenko about his interview with a leading Russian sports tabloid and the Nets forward says it misconstrued his feelings toward his coach last season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball

10 hrs ago | Nets Daily

Michael Jenkins gets training camp invitation from Brooklyn Nets

Michael Jenkins, a journeyman European player who saw his summer league stint as his last chance at the NBA dream, will get another: After playing well at both ends of the court in Orlando, the 6'4" shooting guard has accepted an invitation to the Nets training camp in October, his agent tweeted.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Bojan Bogdanovic

10 hrs ago | Bullets Forever

The Wizards may have too many big men

It's a weird thing to say, but have the Wizards loaded up on their frontcourt too much at the expense of other positions? I agree with common opinion that the Wizards had a great offseason, though mostly for big-picture reasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Kevin Seraphin, Marcin Gortat, Al Harrington, NBA Players, Drew Gooden

14 hrs ago | Nets Daily

John Schuhmann's Power Rankings: Brooklyn Nets at No. 17

John Schuhmann seems as bored as the rest of us. With free agency wrapping up and only a few roster spots open around the league, he ranks the league's 30 teams from San Antonio at the top to Philadelphia at the bottom and the Nets pretty much in the middle.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball

14 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Mavericks announce signing of Richard Jefferson adding forward depth

New Jersey Nets' Richard Jefferson reacts after hitting a free throw to give the Nets the lead after he was fouled tying the game with a driving lay-up in the closing seconds against the Chicago Bulls, Saturday night, Nov. 5, 2005, in East Rutherford, N.J. Jefferson scored 28 points as the Nets beat the Bulls, 100-99.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Vince Carter, Summer Olympic, Jason Kidd (2008 Beijing Olympics)

18 hrs ago | Nets Daily

As more milestones approach, Kevin Garnett's legacy is enhanced

Kevin Garnett's contract runs out at the end of this season. He has already achieved enough to be considered among the greatest power forwards, indeed among the greatest players, in NBA history.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Nets Daily

Andrei Kirilenko: "We intend to seriously compete for the title"

Still waiting for a human translation, but it appears from a Google translation, that Andrei Kirilenko has told a Moscow sports tabloid that the Nets remain in the hunt for a championship and it was "hard" with Jason Kidd as head coach.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball

The Daily Record

Schimmel's 29 leads East win in WNBA All-Star Game

Showtime Shoni lived up to her nickname in her first WNBA All-Star Game. And a wild game it was.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Basketball, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tamika Catchings, Charles, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kris Humphries, Boston Celtics, Lisa Leslie (2008 Beijing Olympics)

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Nets Daily

Trade Mirza Teletovic ?

I know this maybe a touchy topic for most but I would like to talk about Mirza Teletovic and his role with the Nets going forward.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball

Nets Daily

NetsDaily Off-Season Report #10

Every weekend, we update the Nets' off-season with bits and pieces of information, gossip, analysis, etc.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Bojan Bogdanovic, Sacramento Kings, Phoenix Suns, Emeka Okafor, Willie Reed

The News Tribune

Wizards acquire Kris Humphries from Celtics

In 10 seasons with the Jazz, Raptors, Mavericks, Nets and Celtics, he is averaging 6.8 points and 5.5 rebounds.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kris Humphries, Boston Celtics

Nets Daily

Did the Brooklyn Nets blow it by not going after Jeremy Lin?

Dennis O'Leary, an online editor at the Daily News, suggests Saturday that the Nets would have been wise to go after Jeremy Lin before the Lakers scooped him from the Rockets in a modified salary dump.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Omer Asik

Thunderous Intentions

OSL Performance Eval: Jeremy Lamb

The 2012 NBA Draft saw the Rockets select Jeremy Lamb with the 12th pick, but that was before a huge opportunity was basically dropped into their lap.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, Jeremy Lamb, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Steven Adams

Nets Daily

Mirza Teletovic opens "friendly" season overseas with win

Mirza Teletovic scored 21 points and Bosnia beat Belarus by 25 in the first "friendly" --that is, exhibition-- tournament of the summer in the Bosnian capital of Sarajevo.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Bojan Bogdanovic

Fri Jul 18, 2014

BleacherReport

6 NBA Rosters That Could Still Use an Upgrade

Most of the 2014 free-agency fireworks are over, but there are still some marquee teams that could stand to upgrade their roster in the race for a title.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, Dallas Mavericks, Cleveland Cavaliers, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets

Nets Daily

A smoking pigeon, a jersey-wearing hipster and other possible mascot...

With the news that the Brooklyn Nets have put an end to the BrooklynKnight, some creative minds are starting to think of possible ideas for who might replace the world's most The team over at Brooklyn Paper have put some thoughts together and are trying to come up with possible replacements for Mr. Knight, based on a few of the more stereotypical ... (more)

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BleacherReport

Washington Wizards' Offseason Moves Prove They're Ready to Contend

't make a huge splash during the 2014 offseason, but a plethora of savvy moves, cheap deals and an overall boost to roster depth has ensured D.C. can contend in the wide-open Eastern Conference.

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, John Wall, NBA Players, Dallas Mavericks, Sam Cassell

Nets Daily

Mason Plumlee invited to train with USA men's basketball team

In a nice nod and recognition to his talent and development, Nets second-year big Mason Plumlee has been invited to work out with the USA Basketball team in Las Vegas, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.

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Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Duke Blue Devils NCAA Basketball, Duke University NCAA, Mason Plumlee, Miles Plumlee, NBA Basketball

Hardwood Paroxysm

MarShon Brooks: scorer that wants to be more

Once upon a time, MarShon Brooks was a mid-first round pick known for one particular set of skills: scoring.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Providence Friars NCAA Basketball, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Marshon Brooks, Providence College NCAA, Sacramento Kings, Ben McLemore, NBA Players

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