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Fantasy Update

Apr 17, 2014
Rotoworld
Deron Williams, Joe Johnson and Mirza Teletovic, along with Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett all appear to be healthy and ready for the playoffs.
Apr 16, 2014
Rotoworld
Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett are out for the Nets on Wednesday, while they'll use a makeshift starting lineup of Marquis Teague, Jorge Gutierrez, Marcus Thornton, Jason Collins and Andray Blatche.
NetsDaily 3 hours ago

Kevin Garnett: 'I don't know if you can say 'F*** Brooklyn' and then come into Brooklyn'

The Toronto Raptors rebounded against the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night -- quite literally, to the tune of 52-30 off the glass -- beating the Nets in Game 2, 100-95, and evening the series at 1-1. Now, the series heads to Brooklyn on Friday night, where the Nets look to protect home court. After Tuesday's loss, the human soundbite, Kevin Garnett, gave us another gem. First, speaking about the 36 points the Nets allowed in the fourth quarter, Garnett said, "Thirty-six points, that's too many points, for anybody -- preschool, little league, YMCA, Raptors -- too many points." He then followed...
NetsDaily 21 hours ago
Kevin Garnett shrugs off officiating complaints; Disgraced former referee Tim Donaghy cries 'conspiracy'

Kevin Garnett shrugs off officiating complaints; Disgraced former referee Tim Donaghy cries 'conspiracy'

There's a lot of talk about the Game 1 officiating during Saturday's first round matchup between the Brooklyn Nets and the Toronto Raptors, as the two teams get ready to face off on Tuesday night for Game 2. Dwane Casey and a number of the Raptors players and media members think that the officials and the league are conspiring against them, giving the Nets "superstar calls" and not blowing the whistle on the other side of the ball. Of course, I don't believe that to be true, as I wrote about on Tuesday morning. Neither too do Kevin Garnett or Paul Pierce, who have been through their fair...

Raptors will try to slow down Joe Johnson in ‘must win’ Game 2

TORONTO — After Saturday’s Game 1 win in Toronto, a massive crowd of reporters stood around Kevin Garnett — who had a mere five points on 1-of-5 shooting. Meanwhile, the game’s leading scorer stood by his locker for a few …
National Post Apr 21, 2014
Toronto Raptors need youth, Jonas Valanciunas to beat Kevin Garnett, experience

Toronto Raptors need youth, Jonas Valanciunas to beat Kevin Garnett, experience

The Jonas Valanciunas-Kevin Garnett matchup is a painfully obvious metaphor for the entire series
New York Post Apr 21, 2014

Garnett, Pierce support vital to point guard’s success

The impact Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett had on the fourth quarter of Saturday’s Game 1 victory over the Raptors was undeniable, as their combined 11 straight points late in...

KG, Pierce know success is tied to D-Will

TORONTO -- When Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce were brought to Brooklyn to lead the Nets to the Finals, the two veterans knew a key component to accomplishing their mission would be their ability to unlock the best out of Deron Williams. The same can be said for Jason Kidd when he was hired to coach the Nets. Much of their success is tied to Williams. So throughout the season, Pierce, Garnett and Kidd chose certain moments -- and sometimes measured words -- to motivate, build and prod the point guard.
Pounding The Rock Apr 19, 2014

NBA Playoff Predictions

There are literally hundreds of online sources you can spend time on for NBA first-round playoff previews but this is one of them. 3) Toronto Raptors vs. 6) Brooklyn Nets (2-2) Kevin Garnett's season-high was 16 points. It came on November 18, 2013, in a loss at Portland, in which he shot 8-of-19. He missed 19 games in March and April. Brooklyn went 16-3 in that stretch. KG returned for five games late in the year, never cracking even 20 minutes in any of them. The Nets went 2-3 in those games. They beat Miami in the one game in that stretch he was rested. I think what I'm trying to say is...
Pounding The Rock Apr 19, 2014

Playoff predictions: Raptors v. Nets

The good news is that the national media will finally pay attention to the Raptors. The bad news is it's gonna happen two weeks from now, when they play LeBron James. 3) Toronto Raptors vs. 6) Brooklyn Nets (2-2) Kevin Garnett's season-high was 16 points. It came on November 18, 2013, in a loss at Portland, in which he shot 8-of-19. He missed 19 games in March and April. Brooklyn went 16-3 in that stretch. KG returned for five games late in the year, never cracking even 20 minutes in any of them. The Nets went 2-3 in those games. They beat Miami in the one game in that stretch he was...
Rotoworld Apr 15, 2014

Kevin Garnett scoreless vs. Knicks - Kevin Garnett (F/C) Brooklyn Nets

Kevin Garnett missed all four of his shots and failed to score in 15 minutes in Tuesday's loss to the Knicks.
NetsDaily Apr 14, 2014

Kevin Garnett is who he is, and what he is is what he's become, which is...Kevin Jesus?

First off, it's a big day for the team over at Hardwood Paroxysm and their editor Matt Moore, who do a fantastic job at waxing intelligently about the NBA. And we offer up our congratulations and wish them well in their new endeavor. Miles Wray has an interesting perspective piece over at Hardwood Paroxysm with an explanation about who Kevin Garnett is and ultimately how his career will end, whether it be this year or next with the Brooklyn Nets. Garnett, who is in his 19th season in the NBA, his first with the Nets, has had what could be considered -- on paper at least -- his "worst"...

Starting Five: Which center gets left out?

NEW YORK -- Before Sunday night’s game, Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd said that he’d love to play all three of his centers -- Kevin Garnett, Mason Plumlee and Andray Blatche -- in the playoffs, but realistically, one of them is probably going to be the odd man out. It’s certainly not going to be Garnett. That’s why the Nets traded for him. And the way Plumlee is playing right now, it doesn’t appear that it’s going to be him either.
NetsDaily Apr 13, 2014
Nets dispose of Magic easily, 97-88

Nets dispose of Magic easily, 97-88

The Nets kicked off their final week of the regular season with a 97-88 over the Orlando Magic. The crowd was fairly electric for a Sunday early evening game against the lowly Magic, but the Nets were not. Brooklyn came out sloppy, committing seven turnovers in the first quarter despite shooting 58% from the floor. The Nets played inside and off of cuts. On the very first play Deron Williams went back-door on Victor Oladipo for an easy finish off the pass from Kevin Garnett. The highlight of the quarter was when Marcus Thornton threw the ball to nearly the top of the backboard where Mason...

Garnett getting his game back right on time

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Paul Millsap wanted to go after Kevin Garnett. You could tell. The two had been jostling for position -- pushing and shoving one another in the post -- midway through the fourth quarter of Friday night’s game. So when Millsap caught the ball near the 3-point arc on the right wing, he had one thing on his mind -- and it didn’t involve passing. Millsap drove to the basket. Garnett stayed with him the whole way.

Starting Five: Where do Nets stand?

Some Thursday morning thoughts on the Brooklyn Nets following Wednesday night’s 115-111 loss to the Orlando Magic: • If there was one good thing that came out of it, it was Kevin Garnett asking coach Jason Kidd if he could enter the game in the fourth quarter. Kidd, clearly wanting to take precaution, said no. But Garnett was really solid in his 17 minutes, scoring five points, grabbing eight rebounds and dishing out a season-high six assists.
New York Post Apr 7, 2014

Garnett to sit against Miami

MIAMI — Kevin Garnett said after playing in his first game in over a month Saturday in Philadelphia, he was going to follow the medical staff’s plan for his return...

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