1. Is JR Smith's NY Knicks Resurgence for Real or Just Another Trick?

    No one in the entire world embodies the true essence of the New York Knicks better than J.R. Smith . Much like the ‘ Bockers , Smith is eccentric, frustrating and, at times, boneheaded...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 9,157 reads 46 comments

  2. 5 Factors That Will Decide Brooklyn Nets' Postseason Ceiling

    The Brooklyn Nets are a legitimate threat in the Eastern Conference. This much we know. What we don’t know is just how deep this gritty bunch of veterans can venture into the postseason...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 4,058 reads 11 comments

  3. Breaking Down NY Knicks' Best Blueprint to Rebuild During 2014 Offseason

    It’s time to forget all about the New York Knicks that you know and, regrettably, love. A team projected by B/R to go 49-33 before the season began now has a 9...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 8,017 reads 23 comments

  4. NY Knicks Changed the Subject Just in Time Again

    The New York Knicks have pulled off another one. In the midst of what’s become one of the most disappointing seasons in franchise history, James Dolan and the rest of ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 377 reads 2 comments

  5. 5 People We Should Credit for Turning Brooklyn Nets' Season Around

    For the Brooklyn Nets , the 2013-14 NBA season has been a tale of two halves. Before the ball dropped on New Year’s Eve, the most expensive roster in league history was nothing short of an underachieving, injury-prone catastrophe...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 4,051 reads 2 comments

  6. Can Brooklyn Nets Play Spoiler in NBA Eastern Conference Playoffs?

    Rewind a few months, and one of the NBA ’s hottest topics was the atrociousness of the Brooklyn Nets . Fast-forward to today, and here we are talking about what BKN can do in the playoffs...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 1,063 reads 2 comments

  7. Who Is the Most Underrated Player on the Brooklyn Nets This Season?

    Last season, the Brooklyn Nets were soft from the inside out. While Brook Lopez is one of the best offensive big men in the NBA , he doesn ’t play with the tenacity ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 2,315 reads 4 comments

  8. 5 Things to Watch for During Brooklyn Nets' Final Games

    The Brooklyn Nets are weird. Over the summer, they looked like a championship contender after going all-in on Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett . Then they started playing—and were absolutely dreadful...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 4,951 reads 12 comments

  9. Pairing 10 Top NBA Stars with Their Hip-Hop Counterparts

    A wise man by the name of Aubrey Graham once crooned , "I swear sports and music are so synonymous/'Cause we wanna be them, and they wanna be us." Graham —better known by his stage name, Drake—makes a valid point...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 95,795 reads 361 comments

  10. NY Knicks Should Take a Flier on Jimmer Fredette

    Wipe away your tears and put out the torches, New York Knicks fans. It’s time to celebrate. Jimmer Fredette will soon be freed from the grasp of the Sacramento Kings ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 21,040 reads 98 comments

  11. How Much Do Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce Have Left in the Tank?

    Money can’t buy happiness, and the Brooklyn Nets are evidence that it can’t always build a quality basketball team either...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 3,908 reads 11 comments

  12. What If Deron Williams Can't Be an Elite NBA Point Guard Again?

    Three years ago, if I gave you the option of choosing Chris Paul or Deron Williams , you’d have a tough decision on your hands. Sadly for D-Will, that is no longer the case...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 3,230 reads 14 comments

  13. NBA Trade Speculation: Big-Market Blockbuster Trade Idea for Carmelo Anthony

    Carmelo Anthony isn’t coming back. If his impending free-agency decision was based solely on finances, staying with the New York Knicks would be the obvious choice—the ‘Bockers can offer him more money than anyone else...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 29,589 reads 118 comments

  14. The Moment It All Went Wrong, Then Right for Brooklyn Nets

    The 2013-14 season has been an absolute roller-coaster ride for the Brooklyn Nets . Injuries, disappointment and a deluge of losses characterized the first quarter of the 82-game ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 1,302 reads 2 comments

  15. How LeBron James Can Still Win 2014 NBA MVP

    LeBron James wins MVP awards. It’s just what he does. Being crowned as the league’s premier player has become an annual event for the King, as four of the last five Most Valuable Player trophies have been engraved with his name...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 7,179 reads 21 comments

  16. How Dangerous Can Brooklyn Nets Be in the Playoffs?

    When the Brooklyn Nets assembled the most expensive roster in the history of the NBA , the team’s front office had one thing in mind...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 4,408 reads 15 comments

  17. Has Jason Kidd Shown Any Progress Coaching Brooklyn Nets?

    After kicking him when he was down, it’s time for the world to give Jason Kidd his due. Bringing aboard a rookie coach to lead a team with a maximum title window of two years was a poor move on the part of the Brooklyn Nets ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 2,291 reads 4 comments

  18. What If Dwight Howard Had Wound Up with the Brooklyn Nets?

    Wake up everyone, you're just having a Dwightmare . It's okay, don't be scared. Dwight Howard won't be a free agent for at least another three years. Sadly for the All-Star center, we can never just pay attention to his 18 points and 12...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 3,077 reads 5 comments

  19. It's Time for New York Knicks to Give Toure Murry a Chance

    Toure Murry embodies everything that is lacking within the wild world of the New York Knicks . The former Wichita State guard is young, underpaid and has an extremely bright future...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 8,164 reads 71 comments

  20. Takeaways from the Red Bull Midnight Run Hoops Championship

    BROOKLYN — There are two types of good basketball in this world. The first brand of hoops is played under bright lights in polished gyms, with fans packed into thousands of seats cheering on their favorite team...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 1,003 reads 0 comments

  21. Why NY Knicks Should Actually Keep J.R. Smith

    Clanged shots, poor shooting percentages and untied shoelaces . That just about sums up J.R. Smith ’s season thus far. ESPN...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 2,426 reads 9 comments

  22. Final First-Half Player Power Rankings for Brooklyn Nets

    It feels like just yesterday that the Brooklyn Nets were being heralded as title contenders. Boy, times can really change...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 7 months ago 1,588 reads 9 comments

  23. Brooklyn Nets Problems Go Far Deeper Than Jason Kidd

    Jason Kidd should not be coaching the Brooklyn Nets . Less experienced coaches are better suited with young teams, and the same goes for more tenured coaches with veteran rosters...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 7 months ago 4,657 reads 10 comments

  24. 5 Coaches Who Would Do a Better Job Than Jason Kidd for Brooklyn Nets

    When a team built to be a contender flops, blame usually falls on the guy on the sidelines. In the case of the Brooklyn Nets , it’s first-year head coach Jason Kidd who is taking the heat...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 7 months ago 7,023 reads 24 comments

  25. Forgotten Again, Joe Johnson Is Brooklyn Nets' Real X-Factor

    Joe Johnson is a battle-tested, cold-blooded basketball player. The 12-year veteran is arguably the best closer in the NBA , and has put up over 17 points a game throughout his entire career...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 7 months ago 1,925 reads 1 comments