1. The 5 Most Overrated Brooklyn Nets Players of All Time

    Those familiar with the Brooklyn Nets before they landed in the great borough have memories both sweet and sour (with quite a bit more of the latter)...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about over 1 year ago 2,697 reads 9 comments

  2. Which Brooklyn Nets Players Did ESPNs Top 500 Rankings over and Under Value?

    ESPN's Top 500 NBA players rankings is a trove of statistical goodness with endless potential for debating which players it over or under valued...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 3,154 reads 17 comments

  3. Brooklyn Nets: Debating Whether GM Billy King Is a Genius or a Fluke

    High risk taking doesn't necessarily have to be the name of the game. Often enough, slow and steady wins the race...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 1,964 reads 4 comments

  4. Breaking Down How Nets Frontline Must Improve for Them to Contend

    The Brooklyn Nets ' frontline is comprised mostly of "specialists," which is to say players who each excel at doing one or two things, but who are also liabilities at other areas of the game...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 1,256 reads 3 comments

  5. Latest Prokhorov Soundbite Is Good for Both Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks

    Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov was at it again this week, unleashing some flamboyant promises about the Nets and some trash talk against his cross-town rivals,the New York Knicks ...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 8,179 reads 68 comments

  6. Why Gerald Wallace Is Key to the Brooklyn Nets' Success in 2012-13

    Just how effective 30-year-old forward Gerald Wallace will be for the Brooklyn Nets during the NBA playoffs next April will be the most determinative factor as to whether the Nets can emerge as an outside threat to make the 2013 NBA Finals...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 1,374 reads 2 comments

  7. Brooklyn Nets: How Deron Williams Matches Up Each Atlantic Division PG

    Competition is all about comparative advantage, and for the NBA's Brooklyn Nets , they are hoping that their franchise player, Deron Williams, attains that edge on a nightly basis at the point guard position...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 2,708 reads 30 comments

  8. Carmelo Anthony Must Shed the 'Scorer' Label for NY Knicks to Contend in 2012-13

    Nine years into his career, Carmelo Anthony 's legacy is that of a career regular season scoring juggernaut (25 points per game) who hasn't consistently played strong enough defense to lead a team to an NBA championship...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 3,005 reads 38 comments

  9. Why the Nets Not Living in Brooklyn Could Hurt Their Credibility

    Just how "Brooklyn" are the Brooklyn Nets is an acrimonious and hotly-debated subject for borough residents, particularly those who live near the Barclays Center...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 1,404 reads 5 comments

  10. Brook Lopez and Kris Humphries: Among the NBA's Best Front Line Combos?

    Quite simply put, near the bottom, which is a woefully ironic assessment considering that center Brook Lopez and power forward Kris Humphries will earn a combined $27 million next year...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 4,043 reads 20 comments

  11. Mirza Teletovic and Andray Blatche Are Perfect Match for Brooklyn Nets Bench Mob

    By scraping at the remains of the NBA free-agency market, the Brooklyn Nets are shoring up a formidable second unit at the frontcourt position...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 2,661 reads 10 comments

  12. 5 Ways Joe Johnson Can Try to Earn His Monster Salary on the Brooklyn Nets

    Brooklyn Nets starting 2-guard Joe Johnson has been branded with the "overrated" tag since the summer of 2010, when the Atlanta Hawks awarded the then 21 point per game scorer and solid defender with a six year, $120 million dollar contract...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 582 reads 8 comments

  13. Why Avery Johnson Is Wrong to Say the Nets Are Not Title Contenders

    Often, a legitimate statement is poorly timed. Avery Johnson managed to strike that balance in an interview with the Dallas Morning News earlier this week when he said his Brooklyn Nets are not a championship team...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 2,760 reads 19 comments

  14. Breaking Down the Brooklyn Nets' Revamped Bench

    The 2012-13 Brooklyn Nets ' bench is a mixed bag of youth and veteran experience, considerable strengths and glaring weaknesses. The Nets top three options off the bench—MarShon Brooks, Mirza Teletovic, and C...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 3,398 reads 5 comments

  15. Why Avery Johnson Is the Perfect Coach for the Brooklyn Nets in 2012

    In the publication "NBA Coaches Playbook: Techniques, Tactics, and Teaching Points," head coach Avery Johnson authored a chapter entitled "Attacking Offense...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 1,918 reads 8 comments

  16. Brooklyn Nets: Stat Predictions for Each Player in 2012-13

    With the kind of offensive power the new-look Brooklyn Nets have this upcoming season, one of the most interesting developments will be how the starting lineup and bench distribute scoring responsibilities...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 2,188 reads 9 comments

  17. How to Decide Whether to Be a New York Knicks or Brooklyn Nets Fan

    The Brooklyn Nets and the Manhattan based New York Knicks have clashing personae in a number of different ways. Choosing which team to root for next season may say a lot about one's preferences as a sports fan...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 241 reads 45 comments

  18. Brooklyn Nets: Why Mikhail Prokhorov Is Taunting New Yorks Knicks Ownership

    Is the high-profile, brassy persona of Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov good for his team's image? That Prokhorov dismissed the 5'6" tall James Dolan as "that little man" ( via ESPN...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 1,857 reads 5 comments

  19. How Long Will Brooklyn Put Up with a Bad Team If the Nets Don't Win in 2012-13?

    Can the Brooklyn Nets hold onto their popularity if they don't have a winning record well into the 2012-13 season? Absolutely "yes," and ironically, thanks to New York Knicks owner James Dolan...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 1,669 reads 20 comments

  20. Brooklyn Nets: Realistic Expectations for the Team in 2012-13

    Under billionaire owner Mikhail Prokhorov, the Brooklyn Nets spent $81 million dollars in offseason acquisitions for the 2012-13 season...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 4,318 reads 25 comments

  21. D12 Trade to Lakers Should Now Force Oklahoma City to Trade Russell Westbrook

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' recent acquisition of megastar center Dwight Howard will force the reigning Western Conference Champion Oklahoma City Thunder to make big adjustments if they wish to revisit the NBA Finals next year...

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  22. Denver Nuggets: 5 Reasons the Nuggets Can Beat the Lakers After the D12 Trade

    The Denver Nuggets effectuated a four-way trade that moved megastar Dwight Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers in return for Andre Iguodala in order to win a championship...

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  23. NBA Predictions: Why the Houston Rockets' Royce White Is Poised for Greatness

    Many NBA organizations will regret socially stigmatizing NBA rookie Royce White . There is something to be said for 270 pound, 6'9" NBA player who can do this with a basketball ...

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  24. NBA Predictions: The 2012-13 Top 10 MVP Vote-Getters and Their Teams' Records

    The NBA MVP race in 2012-13 has many threats to its two leading contenders, Kevin Durant and LeBron James ...

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  25. Olympic Basketball 2012: U.S. Men's Poor Guard Play May Cost Team a Gold Medal

    Although the United States' men's basketball team is 4-0 in the Olympic qualifying rounds, their erratic guard play leaves them vulnerable to a loss against Spain or Russia in the upcoming medal round starting this Wednesday...

    Argun Ulgen Written by Argun Ulgen about almost 2 years ago 1,099 reads 0 comments