Brooklyn Nets

Charlotte Hornets: Kemba Walker’s willingness to lower contract shows character, will to win

Kemba Walker is open to the idea of signing for less than a supermax contract with the Charlotte Hornets, which says a lot about his goals with the franchise. With the 2018-19 season officially over and free agency on the way, Charlotte Hornets fans have been anxious to see what awaits for the franchise....

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1 hour ago, Swarm and Sting, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets

Charlotte Hornets: Hassan Whiteside may be interesed in joining Hornets

After a questionable story on Instagram, many are now wondering if Hassan Whiteside wants to join the Charlotte Hornets. The Charlotte Hornets may have an answer to their defensive woes at the center position after a recent Instagram story by Hassan Whiteside. This rumor comes after Whiteside posted...

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

Liberty win third of last four behind career night by Amanda Zahui B

The Liberty broke another losing streak Saturday night in L.A., winning for the first time on the road in 18 games stretching back to last season. Joe Tsai’s team also won its third game in the last four —the Libs’ best stretch in two years— beating the Los Angeles Sparks, 98-92, before 11,388 at the...

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5 hours ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Book review: ‘Elevated: The Global Rise of the NBA’

Since the 1980s, the NBA has gone from infamy and championship game tape delays to a global powerhouse. Through the efforts of Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Michael Jordan, LeBron James and a cast of thousands, the league is in position to continue expanding their empire and grow the game even further....

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6 hours ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Will Anthony Davis trade ruin Nets plan to sign Kyrie Irving?

The Lakers on Saturday traded Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and a boatload of draft picks to the Pelicans for Anthony Davis, leaving L.A. one player short of a super team ... and with around $30 million in cap space to lure one. While Marc Stein of the Times reported that Kemba Walker will be...

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6 hours ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Windhorst: Lakers' Anthony Davis Trade with Pelicans Is Nets-Celtics Part 2

The Los Angeles Lakers are happy about getting Anthony Davis, but their reported trade with the New Orleans Pelicans could have serious consequences down the line...

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10 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets, Los Angeles Lakers, New Orleans Pelicans

Charlotte Hornets: Los Angeles Lakers to target Kemba Walker in Free Agency

The Los Angeles Lakers shocked the NBA on Saturday after they traded for Anthony Davis. Rumors now indicate that the Lakers will target Charlotte Hornets’ star, Kemba Walker in free agency. After a blockbuster trade on Saturday, the Charlotte Hornets found out that they have a strong competitor...

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13 hours ago, Swarm and Sting, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets, Los Angeles Lakers

Report: If Brooklyn signs Kyrie Irving then D’Angelo Russell will leave

Report: If Brooklyn signs Kyrie Irving then D’Angelo Russell will leave

There are plenty of other teams interested in Russell if the Nets are moving on.

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18 hours ago, NBC Sports, Brooklyn Nets

Charlotte Hornets: Pre 2019 NBA Draft Round-Table Discussion

In the days leading up to the 2019 NBA Draft, the team at Swarm and Sting have been writing, conversing, and eagerly awaiting the arrival of the newest player to be included on the Charlotte Hornets. After spending many hours writing, watching film, and debating what we believe is the best course of...

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

NBA Free Agency Rumors: Lakers Not ‘Out Of The Running’ To Sign Kyrie Irving Amid Nets Reports

NBA Free Agency Rumors: Lakers Not ‘Out Of The Running’ To Sign Kyrie Irving Amid Nets Reports

In perhaps the most important offseason in team history, the Los Angeles Lakers will be armed with the No. 4 pick in the...

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21 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers, Brooklyn Nets

D’Angelo Russell ‘Highly Unlikely’ To Return If Nets Sign Kyrie Irving

D’Angelo Russell ‘Highly Unlikely’ To Return If Nets Sign Kyrie Irving

As speculation about Kyrie Irving signing with the Brooklyn Nets grows, there’s one player that would be significantly affected. Ian Begley of SportsNet New York writes that, in such a scenario, D’Angelo Russell would be ‘highly unlikely’ to remain with the team. Russell, who...

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23 hours ago, SLAM Magazine, Brooklyn Nets

Liberty try to bounce back against the Sparks

Hopefully that one stayed in Vegas. The NY Liberty went into Las Vegas Friday night to play the Aces and go for their third straight win. Unfortunately for them, they got blown out by 35. With this being night two of a back-to-back, they need to put yesterday's game in the rear view mirror. The opponent...

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23 hours ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn Nets rumors: D’Angelo Russell likely gone if Nets add Kyrie Irving

While there had been some discussion about pairing D’Angelo Russell and Kyrie Irving, new Brooklyn Nets rumors indicate Russell will be gone if Irving signs. The latest Brooklyn Nets rumors indicate the franchise will be hitting a crossroads at the point free agency begins the evening of June 30....

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1 day ago, From Russia With Dunk, Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn Nets: Caris LeVert contract extension should be a top priority

The Brooklyn Nets are preparing to make a splash in free agency this summer, but they should prioritize extending a key player in their rotation. With the NBA season officially over, it’s a very exciting time for NBA teams. The offseason brings new life, new opportunities and new destinations for...

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1 day ago, From Russia With Dunk, Brooklyn Nets

New York Knicks have a case to swipe D’Angelo Russell from Nets

Kyrie Irving may not land with the New York Knicks, but they can swipe the crosstown rival’s point guard instead. The New York Knicks have roster decisions to make over the next month, but their crosstown rivals, the Brooklyn Nets, have franchise-altering choices ahead after clearing enough cap...

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1 day ago, Daily Knicks, New York Knicks, Brooklyn Nets

In Vegas rematch, Aces crush Liberty with LeBron in attendance

The Liberty’s Twitter feed said it best... On to the next one. pic.twitter.com/FcMjVDmpUq— New York Liberty (@nyliberty) June 15, 2019 After ending their 17-game losing streak with a win over the Aces in Westchester last weekend, the Liberty flew to Las Vegas where they were crushed at the Mandalay...

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1 day ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Nets reportedly would not keep D'Angelo Russell if they sign Kyrie Irving

The Brooklyn Nets’ potential acquisition of Kyrie Irving would come at a cost, according to a report. SNY’s Ian Begley says if the Nets sign Irving, D’Angelo Russell would be unlikely to remain with the team. Brooklyn has big plans this summer and already made a trade to clear significant cap space for...

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1 day ago, Yardbarker, Brooklyn Nets

D'Angelo Russell Rumors: 'Highly Unlikely' Nets Retain PG If Kyrie Irving Signs

D'Angelo Russell's time with the Brooklyn Nets could be coming to an end if Kyrie Irving signs with the team in free agency. Per SNY.tv's Ian Begley , Russell is "highly unlikely" to re-sign if Irving comes to Brooklyn...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Brooklyn Nets

Report: Lakers, Knicks Still in Contention to Sign Kyrie Irving amid Nets Rumors

Nothing is out of the question until the ink dries. The widespread belief is that Kyrie Irving will sign with the Brooklyn Nets once his unrestricted free agency begins...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Brooklyn Nets, New York Knicks, Los Angeles Lakers

Kyrie Irving Rumors: Celtics' Belief PG Re-Signs Has 'Eroded' amid Nets Buzz

Just two weeks away from free agency, the Boston Celtics don't appear confident they will be able to retain Kyrie Irving ...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets

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