Posts Tagged ‘Brooklyn Nets’

The mother of all trades

I’ll discuss the draft at some point over the weekend, but there’s one thing I have to talk about first. That is of course the massive Nets-Celtics trade which sent Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry to Brooklyn for Gerald Wallace, Kris Humphries, MarShon Brooks, Kris Joseph, Keith Bogans and three No.1 picks. All […]

Roundtable – January 2013

We’ve got two special guests on board today, Tom Read and Benyam Kidane from the excellent blog Believe The Hype. Be sure to follow the lads during All-Star Weekend because they’ll be there (lucky bastards!) covering all the action – both on and off the court – as only they can. 1) True or false […]

Whats Doin: Christmas with Kyrie

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Kyrie Irving was really enjoying the festive season, until this got out…. * Kevin Durant destroying the Mavs. * A Ricky Rubio blanket? * Kobe rocks the fur on Christmas Day. Sheesh. * Hardwood Paroxysm break down the Avery Johnson firing in Brooklyn. […]

Whats Doin: Win a trip to NBA All-Star 2013

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * ESPN Australia/NZ is giving away two tickets to the 2013 NBA All-Star event, to be held in Houston, Texas in February. For a chance to win this money can’t buy experience select a seat in their virtual Facebook stadium. That’s a trip of […]

Whats Doin: Brooklyn revealed

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * LeBron James gets fitted for his championship ring. * Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen apparently had a dance-off at Scottie’s birthday bash. * Dwight Howard dancing (and acting the fool) on Ellen. Memo to Dwight: the clown act doesn’t work anymore. * Tyson […]

Whats Doin: JaVale McGee rides a Segway

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * This is great – JaVale McGee riding a Segway around the Nuggets’ locker room. * The first footage of Dwight Howard working out as a Laker. * Jalen Rose tells the story of a dust-up he witnessed between Vince Carter and Sam Mitchell […]

The Dwightmare is Over!

By now I’m sure you’re all aware that Dwight Howard has been traded to the LA Lakers, so I’ll skip my usual rambling and get to the point. Here’s what all four parties are (so far) believed to have received in the deal: LA Lakers get: Dwight Howard, Chris Duhon, Earl Clark Orlando Magic get: […]

Independence Day (Part 2)

When I told my friends about my conversion to the Nets this evening, I got a bunch of varied responses. These included “finally”, “no dude, don’t do it” and, my favourite, “dude, you went to Sweden. Did you really fail so badly to hook up with any hot blonde chicks there that you think becoming […]

The Eleven Year Itch (Part 1)

(Ash’s Note: This piece has been a long time coming and it could probably have been done a month or so ago. However, I’ve been on holiday in Europe ever since the day of the draft. Therefore, my few waking/not too knackered from the last night’s partying moments have been spent sightseeing. This article itself […]