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Net Income / NetsDaily 7 hours ago
Jarrett Allen named to Vegas Summer League First-Team

Jarrett Allen named to Vegas Summer League First-Team

The Brooklyn Nets’ third year center, Jarrett Allen, was awarded NBA Summer League First Team honors Monday, capping off an impressive stretch of games for the promising young big man. Allen, 21, averaged 16.4 points, 10.6 rebounds, and 2.2 blocks on 61 percent shooting across five summer league games, registering a 30-point game in the process and multiple double-doubles. Allen helped lead the Nets all the way to the semi-finals. Throughout summer league, Allen constantly dealt with questions about why he was playing after having established himself as a starter on a playoff team last...
Net Income / NetsDaily 8 hours ago
Charles Oakley: ‘Nets hit Mega Millions and Powerball’

Charles Oakley: ‘Nets hit Mega Millions and Powerball’

Michael Scotto was the Big 3 Tournament at Barclays Center Sunday and talked a number of former Nets (and one outspoken former Knick) about the Nets off-season ... and what it means for both New York basketball and the NBA. The responses were unanimous: The Nets won free agency with their acquisition of Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan. Charles Oakley, who’s locked in a lawsuit against Madison Square Garden and James Dolan over his arrest back in 2017, was most outspoken. “(The Nets) hit the Mega Millions and the Powerball,” Oakley said. “They hit both of them, and you...
Net Income / NetsDaily 16 hours ago
TWO-WAY SIGNING: Nets adding Henry Ellenson, Knick free agent, says Woj

TWO-WAY SIGNING: Nets adding Henry Ellenson, Knick free agent, says Woj

Henry Ellenson, a Knicks free agent, is joining the Nets on a two-way deal, reports Adrian Wojnarowski. Free agent F Henry Ellenson is signing a two-way contract with the Brooklyn Nets, league sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 15, 2019 Ellenson, 22, is a 6’11” stretch 4/5 who the Knicks signed last March for the remainder of the season after he had played well on a 10-day. Ellenson, a Marquette product, had been cut by the Pistons at the deadline to clear space for Wayne Ellington. While with Detroit, he spent most of the season either with the Grand Rapids...
NetsDaily Jul 14, 2019
Nets 4-game win streak snapped in Summer League semi-final loss

Nets 4-game win streak snapped in Summer League semi-final loss

The Nets summer league story came to an end on Sunday night in Las Vegas as Brooklyn lost to Minnesota, 85-77, but the Nets appear to avoid a worse fate. Jarrett Allen fell hard on his back in the third quarter, but after a quick trip to the locker room, returned to the bench smiling. Diagnosis: a left hip contusion. Led by former Nets assistant coach Pablo Prigioni and two former Long Island Nets, Mitch Creek and Jordan McLaughlin, the Timberwolves used a 24-11 third quarter blitz to win a berth in the championship game. New Jersey native Naz Reid impressed as well, chipping in 20 points...
NetsDaily Jul 14, 2019
NBA Summer League Playoffs Live Thread: Brooklyn Nets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves, 8:00 PM

NBA Summer League Playoffs Live Thread: Brooklyn Nets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves, 8:00 PM

The Brooklyn Nets have made it to the semi-finals in this year’s NBA Summer League, after beating the Detroit Pistons by 20 points in the quarterfinals, their 4th straight win in Summer League play. They’ll take on the Minnesota Timberwolves, who held off a late surge by the Nuggets on Saturday to advance. Brooklyn was led by Jarrett Allen and draft-and-stash prospect Isaia Cordinier, who impressed with 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting. In the other matchup, the Memphis Grizzlies will take on New Orleans Pelicans, who will both be without their top prospects, Ja Morant and Zion...