1. 3 Brooklyn Nets Who Must Step Up for the NBA Playoffs

    The Brooklyn Nets are playoff-bound. After a deplorable start to the year, Jason Kidd ’s team has been able to find its true identity and hop on the path to the postseason...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 2,115 reads 11 comments

  2. 5 Brooklyn Nets Weaknesses to Exploit in the NBA Playoffs

    By now, you’re probably well-versed in the story of the 2013-14 Brooklyn Nets . Initially, the Nets were terrible. But then, following a few months of putridity, they became what they were expected to be over the summer—a contender...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 3,115 reads 2 comments

  3. 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 8 months ago 9,269 reads 46 comments

  4. 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 8 months ago 4,185 reads 11 comments

  5. 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 8 months ago 8,290 reads 23 comments

  6. 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 8 months ago 408 reads 1 comments

  7. 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 8 months ago 4,141 reads 2 comments

  8. 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 9 months ago 1,204 reads 2 comments

  9. 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 9 months ago 2,488 reads 4 comments

  10. 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 9 months ago 5,028 reads 12 comments

  11. 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 9 months ago 96,845 reads 360 comments

  12. 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 9 months ago 21,187 reads 98 comments

  13. 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 9 months ago 4,047 reads 11 comments

  14. 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 9 months ago 3,466 reads 14 comments

  15. 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 9 months ago 29,852 reads 118 comments

  16. 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 10 months ago 1,373 reads 2 comments

  17. 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 10 months ago 7,480 reads 21 comments

  18. 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 10 months ago 4,535 reads 15 comments

  19. 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 10 months ago 2,413 reads 4 comments

  20. 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 10 months ago 3,381 reads 5 comments

  21. 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 10 months ago 8,522 reads 71 comments

  22. 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 11 months ago 1,108 reads 0 comments

  23. 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 11 months ago 2,591 reads 9 comments

  24. 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 11 months ago 1,663 reads 9 comments

  25. 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 11 months ago 4,805 reads 10 comments