Round 1, Game 2 Preview: Brooklyn Nets (1-0) at Toronto Raptors (0-1)

When: 7:30 PM EST; Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 Where: Air Canada Centre; Toronto, ON TV: NBATV (blacked out in the NY metropolitan area)/YES Network Last season, in their opening round series against the Bulls, the Nets had homecourt advantage and won Game 1 in blowout fashion, only to eventually fall to the better-coached Chicago team […]


Round 1, Game 1 Preview: Brooklyn Nets (0-0) at Toronto Raptors (0-0)

When: 12:30 PM EST; Saturday, April 19th, 2014 Where: Air Canada Centre; Toronto, ON TV: ESPN/YES Network Here we finally are, the NBA Playoffs. The Brooklyn Nets are back in the postseason just one year after a 1st round, seven-game elimination to the Chicago Bulls that was about as gut-wrenching as possible. Chicago won Game […]


Anything less than a 1st round win would be a colossal failure for the Nets

One could say that after their abysmal 10-21 start to the 2013-14 season, just making the playoffs would be a positive for the new-look Nets. Brooklyn, in fact, blew away those prior notions by going 34-17 since then and obtaining the Eastern Conference’s No. 6 seed, matching them up with the upstart Toronto Raptors in […]

Nets-Raptors playoff schedule released

From the NBA’s official website:

(3) Toronto Raptors vs. (6) Brooklyn Nets

Game 1 – Sat April 19, Brooklyn at Toronto, 12:30 p.m., ESPN
Game 2 – Tue April 22, Brooklyn at Toronto, 8 p.m., NBA TV
Game 3 – Fri April 25, Toronto at Brooklyn, 7 p.m., ESPN2
Game 4 – Sun April 27, Toronto at Brooklyn, 7 p.m., TNT
Game 5 * Wed April 30, Brooklyn at Toronto, TBD, TBD
Game 6 * Fri May 2, Toronto at Brooklyn, TBD, TBD
Game 7 * Sun May 4, Brooklyn at Toronto, TBD, TBD


Game 82 Recap: Cleveland Cavaliers 114, Brooklyn Nets 85. The One Where Brooklyn Tanked For The No. 6 Seed

The Nets sat every one of their starters–plus Mirza Teletovic–for tonight’s regular season finale in Cleveland and the game’s result showed as much. The far-out-of-contention Cavaliers soundly routed a resting and/or tanking Brooklyn squad by a 29-point margin, sending Mike Brown’s team into the offseason and Jason Kidd’s into the playoffs. Marquis Teague, Jorge Gutierrez, […]


Game 82 Preview: Brooklyn Nets (44-37) at Cleveland Cavaliers (32-49)

When: 8:00 PM EST; Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 Where: Quicken Loans Arena; Cleveland, OH TV: YES Network 81 games ago, back on October 31st, the Brooklyn Nets made their 2013-14 debut with an uninspired 98-94 in Cleveland to a Cavaliers team that had Andrew Bynum, who is now on the Pacers. Brooklyn now concludes said […]


Game 81 Preview: New York Knicks (35-45) at Brooklyn Nets (44-36)

When: 8:00 PM EST; Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 Where: Barclays Center; Brooklyn, NY TV: TNT With two games remaining in the 2013-14 regular season, the Brooklyn Nets are currently the No. 5 seed in the Eastern Conference and up 1.5 games on the Washington Wizards, the current No. 6 seed. The Wizards end their season […]


Game 80 Preview: Orlando Magic (23-56) at Brooklyn Nets (43-36)

When: 6:00 PM EST; Sunday, April 13th, 2014 Where: Barclays Center; Brooklyn, NY TV: YES Network/NBA TV The Nets’ 15-game home winning streak was snapped on Friday night against the Atlanta Hawks, so Brooklyn doesn’t really have a whole lot to play for. They are shut out of both the No. 3 (held by Chicago) […]