Follow the Nets' return to New York with Newsday's Rod Boone.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Jason Kidd spent a good portion of this first full week on the job taking a crash course in many aspects of his new gig.
Chief among them: talent evaluator.
As the Nets prepare for next Thursday’s NBA Draft at the friendly confines of the Barclays Center, Kidd is the new face in the room, the guy who’s now trying to help figure out exactly which direction they...Read more »
Tyshawn Taylor is still in a post-draft fog and loving every minute of it.
As a Hoboken, N.J., native who grew up watching Nets and Knicks games, he couldn't be more thrilled to have been selected by Brooklyn with the 41st pick of last night's NBA Draft. Originally saddled with just the 57th pick, the Nets moved up to get the 6-4, 185-pound guard, trading with Portland so they could make him...Read more »
Unless they somehow move up, the Nets are going have a lengthy wait before they make selection in tomorrow night's NBA Draft given they don't pick until No. 57.
But Billy King is pondering the possibility of trading into first round.
"If we wanted to, we can get into the first round," the Nets GM said today at the Nets practice facility in East Rutherford, N.J. "Now,...Read more »
Looks like the Dwightmare could be in full force once again relatively soon.
Three months after waiving his early termination option and saying he wanted to remain in Orlando, Dwight Howard wants to be traded to the Nets by next Thursday, according to Yahoo! The report says Howard's desire is to come to Brooklyn so he can pair with Deron Williams.
The point guard is expected to opt out...Read more »