1. Kevin Garnett: 'You've Got to Be an A-----e' to Survive in the NBA

    Kevin Garnett has some advice for anyone who aspires to play in the NBA and doesn't already make a habit out of stealing grandma's Social Security checks to fund his setting-money-on-fire addiction...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 10 days ago 55,270 reads 41 comments

  2. Joe Johnson Blasts Brooklyn Nets Teammates for Selfish Play

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.—Discontent apparently doesn't go away overnight. Or over two nights. Joe Johnson wasn't happy after the Brooklyn Nets ' Sunday victory over the Orlando Magic , and the emotions carried over into Tuesday...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 11 days ago 30,512 reads 23 comments

  3. Choice to Hand out Max Contracts in the NBA Is About More Than the Numbers

    It's a barbershop question sure to spark heated debate as neck hairs are shorn and shaving cream is slathered: Is Player X a "max" player? As in, is he worthy of being signed to the ...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 18 days ago 74,157 reads 96 comments

  4. Overpaid and Underrated: Joe Johnson Will Quietly Carry Nets Back to Postseason

    A merely good player on a max deal becomes everyone's target for criticism. No one knows that better than Joe Johnson . When a quality performer receives an exceptional contract, we tend to pin blame on the player instead of the organization...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 23 days ago 2,062 reads 8 comments

  5. Grading Brooklyn Nets' Final 15-Man Roster

    It's time for real basketball. The preseason is finally over. Entering the exhibition schedule, the Brooklyn Nets had plenty of questions they were looking to answer...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 27 days ago 5,420 reads 10 comments