• Kevin Durant strongly denies secretive James Harden talk

    Kevin Durant strongly denies secretive James Harden talk

    With James Harden wanting out of Houston — preferably to Brooklyn — the Nets are trying to stamp out the rumors.Good luck. That ship may have sailed.With camp starting Tuesday, Kevin Durant
  • Kevin Durant as a Net is finally reality

    Kevin Durant as a Net is finally reality

    Seventeen months. It has been 17 months of spec, imagining Kevin Durant as a Net, visualizing that, picturing it. July 1, 2019, to Dec. 1, 2020 — think about the profound changes in our world across
  • NBA power rankings after very unusual free agency

    NBA power rankings after very unusual free agency

    NBA free agency usually brings fireworks just days before July 4. This year — delayed by four-plus months and with a lack of big-name free agents — it didn’t shake the ground as much, but
  • Knicks and Nets preseason schedules are out

    Knicks and Nets preseason schedules are out

    The Knicks will break a nine-month playing drought when they open their preseason with two games in Detroit Dec. 11 and Dec. 13, the league announced. The Knicks will play a four-game preseason sked
  • Nets re-sign Tyler Johnson as James Harden trade backup plan

    Nets re-sign Tyler Johnson as James Harden trade backup plan

    Call it James Harden insurance. In case the Nets land “The Beard” in a blockbuster trade with the Houston Rockets and have to give up guards Spencer Dinwiddie and Caris Levert, Brooklyn re-signed
  • Nets’ real chance to finally take city from Knicks may not come again

    Nets’ real chance to finally take city from Knicks may not come again

    The Nets get most of the bold-faced headlines now, and with reason. When the 2020-21 NBA season begins, they will certainly be among the most intriguing teams in the league, with or without James
  • Nets bringing back Joe Harris in 2020 NBA free agency

    Nets bringing back Joe Harris in 2020 NBA free agency

    Nets general manager Sean Marks had called re-signing Joe Harris offseason priority No. 1. Mission accomplished. Harris agreed to a four-year, $75 million contract to stay in Brooklyn on Friday, the
  • Nets GM Sean Marks sends subtle James Harden message to Rockets

    Nets GM Sean Marks sends subtle James Harden message to Rockets

    Nets GM Sean Marks was speaking with the media, but he was talking to the Rockets. With the NBA having finally approved Brooklyn’s NBA Draft-night trades late Thursday, Marks held a press conference
  • Ranking NBA’s top 30 free agents in 2020

    Ranking NBA’s top 30 free agents in 2020

    Barring a major surprise with Anthony Davis or Brandon Ingram, there will be no stars switching teams. NBA free agency, like the 2020 NBA Draft, is about adding depth and shooting. There are plenty of
  • NBA draft grades 2020: Breaking down every team’s picks

    NBA draft grades 2020: Breaking down every team’s picks

    At long last, the 2020 NBA Draft is complete. Five months late and and following an unusual pre-draft process because of the COVID-19 pandemic, NBA teams have finally injected their rosters with some