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Bondy: Nets in danger of being boring, mediocre in Lopez era

Despite the elation over the Nets three draft picks --and the signing of undrafted Cliff Alexander-- Stefan Bondy thinks the next big steps by the Nets, bringing back Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young, are not going to excite anyone.  Despite the impending outlay of $108 million for the two frontcourt mates, he predicts mediocrity and basketball boredom. In his top ten predictions for free agency, he writes... Are you psyched up yet about the Brook Lopez era? Can you feel the excitement of rip moves, ball-stopping halfcourt sets and zero fastbreak points? It’s coming to Brooklyn as the...
NetsDaily Jun 27, 2015

Woj: Nets "strong front runners" to sign both Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young next week

Adrian Wojnarowski --and Stefan Bondy-- are reporting that the Nets are in the lead position to sign both Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young in the coming weeks, with the two likely to sign deals totaling $100+ million.  Officially, teams and players can begin talking next Wednesday but often times that's a formality and word of deals gets leaked early that day. Contracts can't officially be signed until July 9. "{T]he Nets remain strong frontrunners to re-sign the frontcourt players, league sources told Yahoo Sports," writes Woj. Without saying the players have agreed to Brooklyn's offers,...

King confident Lopez & Young will stay

The Nets decision to trade away Mason Plumlee on Thursday night was another indication of just how confident they are in their ability to retain their top free agent targets: Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young. Young opted out of his …
New York Post Jun 22, 2015

Thaddeus Young just threw a major wrench into Nets’ summer

The Nets saw their challenging offseason get even more difficult Monday, when general manager Billy King said forward Thaddeus Young has decided to opt out of the final year of...

Thaddeus Young to opt out

EAST RUTHERFORD — The Nets will have some competition if they hope to keep Thaddeus Young on their roster. Young informed the Nets on Monday that he will opt out of the final year of his contract and become a …
New York Daily News Jun 22, 2015
Nets forward Thaddeus Young opts out of contract

Nets forward Thaddeus Young opts out of contract

Nets forward Thaddeus Young has opted out of his contract and will become a free agent, according to GM Billy King.
NetsDaily Jun 22, 2015

Report: Thaddeus Young to opt out of the final year of his contract

No real surprise here, as Chris Haynes of Cleveland.com is reporting that Thaddeus Young will opt out of the final year of his contract and become an unrestricted free agent. Nets F Thaddeus Young has opted out and will become an unrestricted free agent, a league source tells @Clevelanddotcom. — Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) June 22, 2015 Young had a player option for just under $10 million, and is opting out to cash-in and sign a long-term deal. This, of course, doesn't mean he can't or won't re-sign with the Nets, just that if and when he does it will be for a long-term deal and not...
NetsDaily Jun 21, 2015

NBA Draft a prelude to the main event: free agency

Rod Boone has put aside all the mock drafts and scouting reports on 19-year-olds. Instead, he's looking beyond Thursday to the fate of two 27-year-olds: Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young. The Draft is the preliminary. Free agency is the main event. No one has yet said if the two are opting out of their last year, a final $16.7 million payout for Lopez and $10.2 million for Young.  But the betting is that both will (although some are less sure about Young.)  There's already been mixed results around the league as players and their agents consider the choice between negotiating a big new deal...

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