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Leading Media and Sports Executive David Levy Appointed Chief Executive Officer of Brooklyn Nets...

BROOKLYN (SEPTEMBER 18, 2019) – Leading media and sports executive David Levy was named Chief Executive Officer of the Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center, it was announced today by Joe Tsai who, through entities controlled...

Joe Tsai Completes Acquisition of Full Ownership of Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center

BROOKLYN (SEPTEMBER 18, 2019) – Joe Tsai, through entities controlled by him, has completed the acquisition of full ownership of the Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center. With the closing of the transaction, Tsai becomes NBA Governor...

Catching Up: A Q&A With Kerry Kittles (Part 2)

Over seven seasons with the Nets, Kerry Kittles averaged 14.1 points, 3.9 rebounds and 2.6 assists while shooting 37.8 percent from 3-point range. He was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team in 1996-97...

Catching Up: A Q&A With Kerry Kittles (Part 1)

Over seven seasons with the Nets, Kerry Kittles averaged 14.1 points, 3.9 rebounds and 2.6 assists while shooting 37.8 percent from 3-point range. He was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team in 1996-97...

Shaun Fein is New Long Island Nets G League Head Coach

Opportunity can come from anywhere. Opportunity can come from making an impression in an open gym, or a connection with a new teammate. The NBA G League is the land of opportunity, a chance...

Brooklyn Nets Announce Venue Change for Preseason Game

BROOKLYN – The Brooklyn Nets announced today that their final preseason game on Friday, Oct. 18, against the Toronto Raptors will move from NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, to Barclays Center....

Nets History Timeline: From 1967 to Today

1970-71 (40-44) • September 1, 1970: Nets acquire Rick Barry from the Virginia Squires • Lou Carnesecca takes over as head coach • Barry averages...

Nets in the 80s: Meadowlands Miscellany

As the core of the early 1980s Nets squads broke up and the team dropped in the standings, plenty of new players and coaches rotated through the Meadowlands, often for short stays. If they...

Nets in the 80s: Otis and Sugar, Still Teammates

More than three decades after they teamed up at the Meadowlands, Otis Birdsong and Micheal Ray Richardson are still working the hardwood in North Jersey.They’re at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. school in...

Nets in the 80s: An Upset for the Ages in 1984

Don’t bother making the trip. Just mail the stat sheet in. That was the message from a Nets legend to his former team on the eve of the decisive Game 5 of the first round of...

Nets in the 80s: Gminski & O’Koren, Rivals to Teammates

For four years, Mike Gminski and Mike O’Koren went head-to-head in the college basketball rivalry that stands above all others: Duke vs. North Carolina. Thanks to the now-defunct Big Four Tournament that often pitted...

Nets in the 80s: Buck Williams and Albert King Teamed Up from Maryland to...

The first thing Albert King remembers about Buck Williams is the car. He calls it the “Starsky and Hutch” car and it carried the University of Maryland’s new freshman forward from rural North Carolina...

Nets in the 80s: New Wave in 1981-82

It was the dawn of a decade, and everything was new for the Nets.Their first five NBA seasons had been a struggle after they sold Julius Erving to Philadelphia on the eve of their...

Nets in the 80s: Welcome to the Week

Beneath the chaos and the comings and goings there was a core, one that gave the Nets of the 1980s an identity, and a particular place in the franchise’s history.It was a group that...

Nets in the 80s: Darryl Dawkins

There’s never been an NBA player quite like Darryl Dawkins, and for five seasons he brought his rim-rattling game and irrepressible personality to the Meadowlands.Stevie Wonder nicked named him “Chocolate Thunder,” but Dawkins came...

Jarrett Allen on USA Basketball and What’s Next for Nets

Start off with the obvious: Jarrett Allen did not get into the barber’s chair during Tuesday afternoon’s visit to Levels Barbershop. The Nets center’s ‘fro remains intact — with maybe a touch-up soon to...

Brooklyn Nets Sign Caris Levert to Contract Extension

BROOKLYN – The Brooklyn Nets have signed guard Caris LeVert to a multi-year contract extension. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released. “Caris personifies what it means to be a Brooklyn Net, and...

Your Guide to Nets Day on NBATV

On Friday, the Nets take their turn taking over the airwaves with a full day of broadcasts highlighting great games and players in Nets history. Check out the broadcast schedule and a quick summary...

Mikhail Prokhorov to Sell Full Ownership of Barclays Center and Controlling Interest in the...

BROOKLYN – Mikhail Prokhorov has entered into a definitive agreement to sell full ownership of Barclays Center and his 51% controlling interest in the Brooklyn Nets, which he has held through his company Onexim...

2003 Eastern Conference Champions | Brooklyn Nets

In their 40 NBA seasons, there’s never been a year quite like 2002-03 for the Nets. Coming off their first conference championship and NBA Finals appearance, boasting their first returning All-NBA First Team honoree in...

Buck Williams | Brooklyn Nets

Over his first six seasons as a Net, Buck Williams missed a game. One game. If Julius Erving etched his Nets legend soaring through the air, Charles Linwood “Buck” Williams built his with rugged reliability and...

Welcome to the NBA | Brooklyn Nets

After nine seasons, the Nets had survived the ABA. Along with Denver, San Antonio and Indiana, they were one of four franchises admitted to the NBA for the 1976-77 season. Coming off three-straight 50-win seasons...

Brooklyn Nets Announce 2019-20 Season Schedule

BROOKLYN – The Brooklyn Nets have announced their 2019-20 regular season schedule, which tips off Wednesday, Oct. 23, versus Minnesota at Barclays Center. This season, 18 of Brooklyn’s 41 home games will be played on Friday,...

Breaking Down the 2019-20 Brooklyn Nets NBA Schedule

There’s plenty of anticipation building for the Brooklyn Nets’ 2019-20 season, and now that the NBA schedules have been released, we have a little more info on what awaits. Let’s break down some of...

Brooklyn Nets Sign Deng Adel

BROOKLYN – The Brooklyn Nets have signed forward Deng Adel. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released. Adel (6’7, 200) appeared in 19 games (three starts) with the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2018-19...

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