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Inquisitr

NBA Rumors: Jeremy Lin To Get Traded If Nets Sign J.J. Redick This Summer?

Jeremy Lin is looking to bounce back next season after an injury-riddled first year with the Brooklyn Nets. However, the latest NBA rumors suggest that Lin could be on his way out of Brooklyn this summer. The Nets are reportedly looking to find a more suitable backcourt mate for newly-acquired point guard D’Angelo Russell. The NBA trade rumors involving Jeremy Lin started after the Nets traded Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick to the Los Angeles Lakers in exchange for Russell and Timofey Mozgov. Lopez was the longest-tenured Nets on the roster but he was still traded. It does not...

Boston Herald

Brook Lopez is eager to mentor young Lakers, shoot more 3's

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Brook Lopez is much more to the Los Angeles Lakers than a big man with a big salary.The Lakers acquired the 7-foot Lopez from Brooklyn last week, giving up promising guard DAngelo Russell in a trade primarily designed to rid Los Angeles of the three remaining years on Timofey Mozgovs onerous $64 million contract.Lopez is getting more than $22.6 million next season in the final year of his deal, making him a necessary salary match for the trade. Yet the Lakers also coveted Lopez for his size, veteran leadership and newly revealed 3-point shooting ability as they rebuild...

New York Post

Nets draft young potential Brook Lopez replacement

Is this the Brook Lopez replacement? The Nets took center Jarrett Allen with the No. 22 pick in the draft on Thursday night days after shipping out their franchise center in a trade that brought back D’Angelo Russell. Allen is a 6’11, 235-pound project from Texas who averaged 13.4 points, 8.5 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per...

Inquisitr

Jeremy Lin On D’Angelo Russell: ‘We’re Different Players And We’ll Make It Work’

Jeremy Lin and D’Angelo Russell are expected to become the starting backcourt for the Brooklyn Nets next season. Lin is excited to team up with Russell as they try to make the Nets competitive after finishing the season with a record 20-62. Although a lot of people praised the trade, some are worried if Lin and Russell can co-exist. The Nets acquired Russell, as well as center Timofey Mozgov, from the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday in exchange for Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, per NBA.com. It’s a win-win situation for both teams since the Nets got their...

Inquisitr

NBA Rumors: Jeremy Lin Leaving Brooklyn Nets Next Summer Because Of D’Angelo Russell?

Jeremy Lin will have new teammates next season after the Brooklyn Nets acquired D’Angelo Russell and Timofey Mozgov from the Los Angeles Lakers. The Nets traded away All-Star center Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick in this year’s NBA Draft. The latest NBA rumors suggest that Lin and Russell can co-exist but the former could be on his way out of Brooklyn next offseason. ESPN reported that Lakers and Nets agreed on the trade on Tuesday and it will become official at the 2017 NBA Draft. The Lakers are expected to draft Lonzo Ball with the second overall pick while also having $60...

The Brooklyn Nets hold on to Brook Lopez

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez and Nets general manager Sean Marks discuss the team deciding not to trade the tenured Net.

New York Knicks slide past the Brooklyn Nets, 95-90

Carmelo Anthony, Jeff Hornacek and Brook Lopez meet the media after the New York Knicks survived for a 95-90 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.

Thaddeus Young and Brook Lopez talk recruiting free agents

As the Brooklyn Nets prepare for the New York Knicks, Thaddeus Young and Brook Lopez talk about their plans to recruit free agents to help them turn things around in the future.