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Charlotte Hornets head coach James Borrego deserves some credit

In modern sports, head coaches are often the first to blame when a team underperforms. Charlotte Hornets head coach, James Borrego, isn’t at that point… at least not yet. It would be easy to rest the woes of the Charlotte Hornets solely at the feet of their second-year head coach, James Borrego....

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10 hours ago, Swarm and Sting, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets

Charlotte Hornets: Can players learn from watching playoff basketball?

While waiting out the NBA’s hiatus, the Charlotte Hornets have found something productive to learn from. During the NBA’s COVID-19 hiatus, the Charlotte Hornets’ players and fans have sought things to do to feed their need to watch basketball. For the Hornets, coach James Borrego...

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13 hours ago, Swarm and Sting, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets

NBA finalizing NBA 2K Tournament featuring Kevin Durant

Photo by Chris Elise/NBAE via Getty Images The sports world is on pause due to the coronavirus pandemic but the NBA has a plan to bring fans the safest form of basketball: a players-only NBA 2K tournament which will begin on Friday and air on ESPN.  The first time we’ll see Kevin Durant play...

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15 hours ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn Nets: 3 under-the-radar trade targets for the Nets

With reports surfacing that the Brooklyn Nets will be active in the offseason trade market, we’ll check out some names they should look into acquiring. The Brooklyn Nets first season with Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant in the fold was a dud. While the expectations weren’t high to begin with,...

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15 hours ago, Hoops Habit, Brooklyn Nets

Hornets staying connected through old Kobe Bryant playoff games

Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images Zach Lowe talks about the Hornets innovative way of staying engaged through the NBA shutdown. Zach Lowe of ESPN published an enlightening piece on what the Charlotte Hornets coaching staff is doing to keep players connected and engaged during the NBA shutdown...

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15 hours ago, At The Hive, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets

Charlotte Hornets: Rumors confirmed Knicks wanted Terry Rozier

While many felt that the Charlotte Hornets did not have any interest at the trade deadline, it’s now safe to say that one team wanted to make a big trade with them. During the NBA’s hiatus period, Charlotte Hornets fans have looked for some huge news. With three weeks without basketball,...

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15 hours ago, Swarm and Sting, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets, New York Knicks

Nets Rumors: Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving Would Like BKN to Hire 'Blue Chip' HC

Brooklyn Nets stars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving reportedly want to play under a marquee head coach next season...

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16 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Brooklyn Nets

Garrett Temple, union veep, on return to play: ‘It’s so fluid’

Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images Garrett Temple is not only a respected Nets veteran aching to get back on the court. He’s also a vice president of the NBPA, the players union. So when The Athletic wanted a good read on things, including a return to play, Temple was their go-to...

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18 hours ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn Nets and Tom Thibodeau should stay away from each other

The Brooklyn Nets just fired Kenny Atkinson largely because his tendencies just didn’t work for their stars. Now, Tom Thibodeau is rumored to be a candidate for the job. The Brooklyn Nets pulled off a shocking move just a few weeks ago when they fired their head coach Kenny Atkinson. The man who...

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18 hours ago, Hoops Habit, Brooklyn Nets

Charlotte Hornets: Fans vote on best moment in franchise history

The Charlotte Hornets have had a lot of great memories, but which moment was the greatest in franchise history? With not a lot to do, it’s nice to look back at what the Charlotte Hornets have done over the years. With all of these great moments that fans have experienced, which one of them is […] Charlotte...

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19 hours ago, Swarm and Sting, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets

A year in review: The Hornets’ rookie class

Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/Tribune News Service via Getty Images There is not a single photograph of PJ Washington, the Martin twins, and Jalen McDaniels on the entire internet. Apologies to Jalen and Caleb for being left out of the lead art. The Hornets used to draft somewhat poorly. The only...

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23 hours ago, At The Hive, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets

For Nets, like the rest of us, the quarantine is about building a routine

Photo by Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images Sounds like a lot of people’s daily routine. With the Nets players work place shuttered, it’s all about group chats, FaceTiming, calls to doctors, hallway workouts, deliveries, etc, So, yes, in some ways, the players’ lives are familiar to their fans. Of course,...

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1 day ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Nets Trade Rumors: Young Talent May Be Used to Add Star Alongside Durant, Irving

The Brooklyn Nets will look different come 2021 when Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant take the floor together, but ESPN's Brian Windhorst suggested on his Hoop Collective podcast Monday that the changes won't stop there...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Brooklyn Nets

Report: Brooklyn Nets looking to hire a blue-chip head coach

Report: Brooklyn Nets looking to hire a blue-chip head coach

When the Brooklyn Nets and Kenny Atkinson parted ways in early-March, the team installed Jacque Vaughn as the interim head coach. According to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst that’s a short-term appointment. On his podcast “Brian Windhorst and The Hoop Collective”, the reporter said the Nets...

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1 day ago, NBC Sports, Brooklyn Nets

Joe Tsai extends pay for hourly workers through May at cost of $6 million

Photo by Matteo Marchi/Getty Images Joe Tsai, who agreed to pay Barclays Center workers the day after the NBA suspended play, will be providing for them through the end of May, union officials tell Brian Lewis. The cost could total $6 million. Lewis writes... Nets and Barclays Center employees are...

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1 day ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Rumor: Nets will try to trade young talent for third star

Rumor: Nets will try to trade young talent for third star

Brooklyn's road from upstart contender has been rocky.

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1 day ago, NBC Sports, Brooklyn Nets

NBA Trade Rumors: Nets to shop young assets in search for third star?

NBA Trade Rumors: The Brooklyn Nets are reportedly set to shop their young assets in the search of a third star to stick next to Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving have yet to play one minute together on the basketball court for the Brooklyn Nets, but apparently they’re...

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1 day ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Brooklyn Nets

GLUE GUYS PODCAST: Nets Search for a ‘Blue Chip’ Coach

Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images ESPN’s Brian Windhorst reports the Nets are searching for a ‘Blue Chip’ head coach. The Glue Guys dive into all the possibilities: what defines a blue chip coach, which available (and currently unavailable) coaches would be blue chip targets, and...

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1 day ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

FILM STUDY: Will Jarrett Allen be a Brooklyn Net next season?

At the 5:03 mark in the fourth quarter of the Nets big win over the Lakers – a game that could very well be the last of Brooklyn’s 2019-2020 season – Jarrett Allen was replaced by DeAndre Jordan to close out perhaps the biggest win of the Nets’ season. At the time, this was seen as nothing more than...

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1 day ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

At the end of the day (whenever that is), they’re still KD and Kyrie

Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images Whatever you want to say, no matter how few games they’ve played, whatever they’ve said or done, Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving remain two of the best players in basketball ... and in the case of KD, one of the best ever. They played a total of 20 games, all of them...

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1 day ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

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