Coronavirus: Nets to open facility Tuesday as New York state allows teams to begin practicing, report says

As states around the country have started to relax social distancing restrictions, and the NBA moves closer to a return to play, many teams have reopened their practice facilities under strict guidelines. Still, as of this weekend, there were 11 teams whose doors were still closed. That group includes the Read more

Bradley Beal trade rumors: Nets internally discussing possible deals for Wizards guard, report says

The instant the Brooklyn Nets signed Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving last summer, they went from a promising young team heading toward the heavy side of the rebuild see-saw to an instant contender in the throes of win-now mode. Everything was delayed a year, of course, since Durant has missed Read more

Nets and Rockets have ‘strong interest’ in Tom Thibodeau, who is also a Knicks coaching candidate, report says

Tom Thibodeau’s stock around the NBA fell essentially to zero after he was fired by the Minnesota Timberwolves in early 2019. At that point, his trade for Jimmy Butler had backfired spectacularly when the All-Star forced his way out of Minnesota, the development of Andrew Wiggins stalled after Thibodeau gave Read more

Nets coaching candidates include Ty Lue, Jason Kidd, Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy, per report

The implication in firing Kenny Atkinson is that the suddenly star-studded Brooklyn Nets wanted a coach better-able to accommodate Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Atkinson, among the most analytically-inclined coaches in basketball, developed a culture around younger players that didn’t seem to match Brooklyn’s newly overhauled roster, which needed someone Read more

Tyronn Lue interested in coaching Nets, reuniting with Kyrie Irving, per report

Los Angeles Clippers assistant coach Tyronn Lue and Brooklyn Nets star guard Kyrie Irving have had some solid success together. Both helped the Cleveland Cavaliers capture the franchise’s first NBA title in 2016 before the two went their separate ways. However, a reunion apparently isn’t out of the question as Read more

Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie acquires passport to play for Nigerian national team, per report

Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie has had an interesting quarantine. Earlier this month, he sketched out a team building scenario if he was the GM of the Chicago Bulls, breaking down all the moves he would make to try and get them back into playoff contention.  Now, he’s reportedly acquiring Read more

Coronavirus: NBA partners with Knicks and Nets to contribute one million masks to New York’s essential workers

The NBA, like the rest of the country, is still at a standstill with the coronavirus continuously spreading across the United States. Major league sports commissioners spoke with President Donald Trump on a conference call Saturday afternoon, but it provided no real insight on when leagues can pick back up Read more