5:38 AM EDT, Wed October 22, 2014
New York Daily News 7 hours ago
Signs point to healthy season for Nets' Deron Williams

Signs point to healthy season for Nets' Deron Williams

Whether or not Deron Williams can ever get back to his former self is still very much in question, and each year it doesn’t happen casts further doubt on the prospects of justifying a $98 million contract.

D-WIll, KG, Lopez won't travel to Boston

Deron Williams, Kevin Garnett, Markel Brown and Brook Lopez will not travel to Boston Wednesday for the Nets' preseason finale against the Celtics. Williams is getting a rest day. Garnett and Brown continue to battle stomach viruses, while Lopez remains out with a foot sprain.
Newark Star-Ledger 13 hours ago

NBA preview 2014-15: Can LeBron James, Cavaliers win title? Central Division predictions

Central Division hot topic: Can LeBron James and the Cavaliers win the NBA Championship in their first year together?

Expectations high for Mason Plumlee

NEW YORK -- Mason Plumlee may be entering his second season in the NBA, but the Brooklyn Nets are expecting a lot out of him in 2014-15. Plumlee already figured to play a key role off the bench, but might find himself in the starting lineup occasionally given that Brook Lopez has a history of foot injuries and Kevin Garnett is entering his 20th season in the league. Plumlee put in his best performance of the preseason on Monday night at Barclays Center, dominating the undermanned, lottery-bound Philadelphia 76ers to the tune of 20 points and 17 rebounds.

Nets coach Lionel Hollins: Deron Williams' health highlight of preseason

NEW YORK -- Brooklyn Nets coach Lionel Hollins said point guard Deron Williams' health “has been the highlight” of the preseason. “[Deron] is a good player,” Hollins said Monday. “For me it’s just the fact that he is healthy, that he is able to move, he is able to push and attack. I am happy for him.” Williams had 13 points, five rebounds, four assists and three steals in 27 minutes in Brooklyn’s 99-88 preseason victory over Philadelphia at Barclays Center.