Travis Outlaw

Caught on Tape: Brook Lopez loses it on coach Avery Johnson

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With the pressure of working out a 'Melo deal and getting out of their losing funk constantly looming, the New Jersey Nets seem like a team disoriented, trying desperately to find their way.

Springfield Armor

The Nets Add D-League Armor To Their Artillery


Yesterday afternoon, the New Jersey Nets announced that for the 2011-12 NBA season, they would be entering into a single affiliate partnership with the D-League's Springfield Armor.


Lakers’ Day 1 of three-peat run; Carmelo wants to stay in Denver?

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It was either Day 1 of training camp or Media Day for a lot of NBA teams yesterday, and the biggest story lines were easy to point out.

#LeBron James

The Other “Decision”: Dirk Nowitzki on why he picked Dallas

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Almost every year heading into the playoffs, the Dallas Mavericks are among the favorites to contend for the big prize.


Derrick Favors on fixing the Nets, his new car, and winning NBA Rookie of the Year

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Ever since he first emerged on the basketball scene as a promising teenager, Derrick Favors has been, as they say in the industry, "an adidas guy.

#Jay Z

“Hard Knocks” Basketball: 5 Teams That Need a Reality TV Show

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With HBO's new season of "Hard Knocks" premiering August 11 -- and focusing on the New York Jets -- the show has been a big topic of conversation in the Dime office and NYC in general.

#Jay Z

New Jersey’s last-ditch pitch to LeBron

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Before LeBron James causes a party in one city and breaks hearts in five others, the teams still in pursuit of the NBA's biggest star are undoubtedly vying for one last audience with LBJ before he goes live on-air at 9 p.

#Chris Paul

Byron Scott to Coach the Cavs, with or without LeBron

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When Mike Brown was fired over a little over a month ago, I listed Tom Thibodeau, Larry Brown and Avery Johnson as the three coaches the Cavaliers should pursue for their head coaching vacancy.

#LeBron James

DimeTV: Avery Johnson gives his pitch to Nets free-agent targets

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With NBA free agency now officially underway, teams are either still frantically preparing or currently delivering their pitches to potential signees.

#Jay Z

LeBron James to the New Jersey Nets: Pros and Cons

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In the biggest free-agency bonanza to ever hit the NBA, LeBron James is the first domino that has to fall before everyone else figures out their next move.

Wes Johnson

Nets Will Make a Huge Mistake If They Pass on DeMarcus Cousins

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Almost every single NBA mock draft has the Nets taking Derrick Favors, with some recently putting Wesley Johnson into the No.


Boston withstands Kobe rampage, takes 3-2 NBA Finals lead

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As much as we were all hoping the 2010 NBA Finals would be different from the '08 version -- at the very least, so it'd be more competitive -- things are starting to unravel like a movie we saw two years ago: Kobe Bryant vs. The Green Goblins.


Kobe’s next game, LeBron’s next coach, and D-Wade’s next sidekick

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We're getting toward that time of the NBA offseason (at least for the 28 teams not playing) where every potential hint is blown out of proportion and it's hard to decipher rumors from legit reports.

Yi Jianlian

Breaking News: Avery Johnson to coach the Nets

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If the New Jersey Nets don't have a reality TV show next season, somebody either dropped the ball or was just afraid to pull the trigger.


Lakers face must-win games as NBA Finals moves to Boston

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Trust, you won't find anybody on the Celtics complaining about the NBA Finals 2-3-2 format.

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