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New York Daily News
2 days ago
Brooklyn Nets

Ex-Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie reaches deal to return to Dallas Mavericks

Spencer Dinwiddie rejoins the Dallas Mavericks for a one-year deal, providing veteran support to Luka Doncic and Kyrie Irving. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
2 months ago
LA Lakers

Season Review: Spencer Dinwiddie

Spencer Dinwiddie showed resilience despite a slow offensive start, eventually becoming a key player for the Lakers. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
2 months ago
LA Lakers

Spencer Dinwiddie says he would 'love' to be back with Lakers next season

Spencer Dinwiddie struggled to meet expectations with the Lakers, feeling he tried too hard to fit in rather than play his natural game. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Lakers' Spencer Dinwiddie clears air about how his Nets exit was 'mischaracterized'

Spencer Dinwiddie felt everything about his exit from the Nets was misrepresented or mischaracterized.
Dinwiddie acknowledges the challenges of his time in Brooklyn and is happy as a Laker, focusing on defense with his new team. [ more ]
New York Daily News
3 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Lakers' Spencer Dinwiddie says 'everything' about his Nets exit was mischaracterized

Spencer Dinwiddie felt mischaracterized about his exit from the Brooklyn Nets.
Dinwiddie's role with the Nets was affected by changes in the team's lineup and the emergence of younger players. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 months ago
LA Lakers

Anthony Davis and Spencer Dinwiddie lead Lakers to victory over Pacers

The Lakers secured a critical win over the Pacers, pushing them closer to earning home-court advantage for the play-in tournament.
Spencer Dinwiddie stepped up in the absence of D'Angelo Russell, scoring a season-high 26 points to contribute to the Lakers' victory. [ more ]
New York Daily News
2 days ago
Brooklyn Nets

Ex-Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie reaches deal to return to Dallas Mavericks

Spencer Dinwiddie rejoins the Dallas Mavericks for a one-year deal, providing veteran support to Luka Doncic and Kyrie Irving. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
2 months ago
LA Lakers

Season Review: Spencer Dinwiddie

Spencer Dinwiddie showed resilience despite a slow offensive start, eventually becoming a key player for the Lakers. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
2 months ago
LA Lakers

Spencer Dinwiddie says he would 'love' to be back with Lakers next season

Spencer Dinwiddie struggled to meet expectations with the Lakers, feeling he tried too hard to fit in rather than play his natural game. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Lakers' Spencer Dinwiddie clears air about how his Nets exit was 'mischaracterized'

Spencer Dinwiddie felt everything about his exit from the Nets was misrepresented or mischaracterized.
Dinwiddie acknowledges the challenges of his time in Brooklyn and is happy as a Laker, focusing on defense with his new team. [ more ]
New York Daily News
3 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Lakers' Spencer Dinwiddie says 'everything' about his Nets exit was mischaracterized

Spencer Dinwiddie felt mischaracterized about his exit from the Brooklyn Nets.
Dinwiddie's role with the Nets was affected by changes in the team's lineup and the emergence of younger players. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 months ago
LA Lakers

Anthony Davis and Spencer Dinwiddie lead Lakers to victory over Pacers

The Lakers secured a critical win over the Pacers, pushing them closer to earning home-court advantage for the play-in tournament.
Spencer Dinwiddie stepped up in the absence of D'Angelo Russell, scoring a season-high 26 points to contribute to the Lakers' victory. [ more ]
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#lakers
Silver Screen and Roll
4 months ago
LA Lakers

Spencer Dinwiddie says he dreamed of making game-winning plays for Lakers as a kid

Lakers faced challenges but emerged victorious against the Bucks
Spencer Dinwiddie made a crucial game-winning block in LeBron's absence [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
5 months ago
LA Lakers

How Spencer Dinwiddie chose to sign with the Lakers

The Lakers targeted Spencer Dinwiddie in the buyout market to add a ball-handling guard.
Dinwiddie visited both the Knicks and Lakers before deciding to sign with the Lakers. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
4 months ago
LA Lakers

Spencer Dinwiddie says he dreamed of making game-winning plays for Lakers as a kid

Lakers faced challenges but emerged victorious against the Bucks
Spencer Dinwiddie made a crucial game-winning block in LeBron's absence [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
5 months ago
LA Lakers

How Spencer Dinwiddie chose to sign with the Lakers

The Lakers targeted Spencer Dinwiddie in the buyout market to add a ball-handling guard.
Dinwiddie visited both the Knicks and Lakers before deciding to sign with the Lakers. [ more ]
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#los-angeles-lakers
Silver Screen and Roll
5 months ago
LA Lakers

What grade would you give the Lakers at the trade deadline?

The Lakers didn't make any moves at the trade deadline because they didn't find a deal that would push the team further into contention.
Lakers vice president Rob Pelinka focused on the buyout market and signed Spencer Dinwiddie as a ball-handling guard. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
5 months ago
LA Lakers

LeBron James, Anthony Davis discuss what Spencer Dinwiddie can bring to Lakers

Spencer Dinwiddie has been signed by the Lakers to provide ball-handling skills.
LeBron James and Anthony Davis believe Dinwiddie will be a valuable addition to the team. [ more ]
ESPN.com
5 months ago
LA Lakers

Here's why Spencer Dinwiddie gets $1 if the Los Angeles Lakers win a championship

Spencer Dinwiddie has a $1 contract incentive if the Los Angeles Lakers win the championship.
The incentive was included as an inside joke by Dinwiddie and his agent. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
5 months ago
LA Lakers

Spencer Dinwiddie's contract includes one of the weirdest bonuses in NBA history

Spencer Dinwiddie has signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers that includes a $1 bonus if the team wins the NBA Championship.
Due to the luxury tax implications, the $1 bonus will actually cost the Lakers $1.50 to pay out. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

What should Lakers fans expect from Spencer Dinwiddie?

Spencer Dinwiddie was signed by the Los Angeles Lakers via the buyout market after being traded and waived.
Dinwiddie is a ball-handling guard who can contribute offensively and is capable of reading the low man in pick-and-roll situations. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Lakers adding Spencer Dinwiddie for playoff push as big-ticket summer trade targets emerge

The Lakers are planning to sign Spencer Dinwiddie once he clears waivers.
Possible trade targets for the Lakers this offseason include Donovan Mitchell, Trae Young, and Kyrie Irving. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
5 months ago
LA Lakers

What grade would you give the Lakers at the trade deadline?

The Lakers didn't make any moves at the trade deadline because they didn't find a deal that would push the team further into contention.
Lakers vice president Rob Pelinka focused on the buyout market and signed Spencer Dinwiddie as a ball-handling guard. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
5 months ago
LA Lakers

LeBron James, Anthony Davis discuss what Spencer Dinwiddie can bring to Lakers

Spencer Dinwiddie has been signed by the Lakers to provide ball-handling skills.
LeBron James and Anthony Davis believe Dinwiddie will be a valuable addition to the team. [ more ]
ESPN.com
5 months ago
LA Lakers

Here's why Spencer Dinwiddie gets $1 if the Los Angeles Lakers win a championship

Spencer Dinwiddie has a $1 contract incentive if the Los Angeles Lakers win the championship.
The incentive was included as an inside joke by Dinwiddie and his agent. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
5 months ago
LA Lakers

Spencer Dinwiddie's contract includes one of the weirdest bonuses in NBA history

Spencer Dinwiddie has signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers that includes a $1 bonus if the team wins the NBA Championship.
Due to the luxury tax implications, the $1 bonus will actually cost the Lakers $1.50 to pay out. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

What should Lakers fans expect from Spencer Dinwiddie?

Spencer Dinwiddie was signed by the Los Angeles Lakers via the buyout market after being traded and waived.
Dinwiddie is a ball-handling guard who can contribute offensively and is capable of reading the low man in pick-and-roll situations. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Lakers adding Spencer Dinwiddie for playoff push as big-ticket summer trade targets emerge

The Lakers are planning to sign Spencer Dinwiddie once he clears waivers.
Possible trade targets for the Lakers this offseason include Donovan Mitchell, Trae Young, and Kyrie Irving. [ more ]
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Saratogian
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets trade Spencer Dinwiddie to Raptors for Dennis Schroder, Thaddeus Young, also ship out Royce O'Neale

The Brooklyn Nets traded Spencer Dinwiddie to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for Dennis Schröder and Thaddues Young.
Dinwiddie's inconsistent play and poor body language led to speculations that he did not want to be a part of the Nets. [ more ]
New York Daily News
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets Notebook: Brooklyn bids farewell to Spencer Dinwiddie, Lonnie Walker eyes Saturday return

Spencer Dinwiddie was traded to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for Dennis Schröder and Thaddeus Young. Dinwiddie and Young were later released and will test the buyout market.
Head coach Jacque Vaughn appreciates Dinwiddie and wishes him success in the future. He is enthusiastic about the competitiveness and leadership that Schröder will bring to the Nets. [ more ]
New York Daily News
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets trade Spencer Dinwiddie to Raptors for Dennis Schroder, Thaddeus Young, also ship out Royce O'Neale

The Brooklyn Nets traded Spencer Dinwiddie to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for Dennis Schröder and Thaddeus Young.
Schröder is an 11-year NBA veteran and Young is a 35-year-old forward with an expiring contract. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets trade Spencer Dinwiddie to Raptors for Dennis Schroder

Brooklyn Nets traded Spencer Dinwiddie to the Toronto Raptors for Dennis Schroder and Thad Young.
Dinwiddie lost his starting spot and desired long-term extension with the Nets. [ more ]
ESPN.com
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Sources: Raps deal Schroder for Nets' Dinwiddie

The Toronto Raptors are trading Dennis Schroder to the Brooklyn Nets for Spencer Dinwiddie.
Dinwiddie's inconsistent shooting and struggles this season have made him an inefficient scorer. [ more ]
New York Post
6 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets eyeing Hawks' Dejounte Murray as potential fix point-guard problem

The Brooklyn Nets have a problem at the point guard position and are in desperate need of a solution.
They are interested in acquiring Atlanta guard Dejounte Murray, but it would be costly. They could also try to address the issue internally with players like Ben Simmons or Spencer Dinwiddie. [ more ]
Saratogian
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets trade Spencer Dinwiddie to Raptors for Dennis Schroder, Thaddeus Young, also ship out Royce O'Neale

The Brooklyn Nets traded Spencer Dinwiddie to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for Dennis Schröder and Thaddues Young.
Dinwiddie's inconsistent play and poor body language led to speculations that he did not want to be a part of the Nets. [ more ]
New York Daily News
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets Notebook: Brooklyn bids farewell to Spencer Dinwiddie, Lonnie Walker eyes Saturday return

Spencer Dinwiddie was traded to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for Dennis Schröder and Thaddeus Young. Dinwiddie and Young were later released and will test the buyout market.
Head coach Jacque Vaughn appreciates Dinwiddie and wishes him success in the future. He is enthusiastic about the competitiveness and leadership that Schröder will bring to the Nets. [ more ]
New York Daily News
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets trade Spencer Dinwiddie to Raptors for Dennis Schroder, Thaddeus Young, also ship out Royce O'Neale

The Brooklyn Nets traded Spencer Dinwiddie to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for Dennis Schröder and Thaddeus Young.
Schröder is an 11-year NBA veteran and Young is a 35-year-old forward with an expiring contract. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets trade Spencer Dinwiddie to Raptors for Dennis Schroder

Brooklyn Nets traded Spencer Dinwiddie to the Toronto Raptors for Dennis Schroder and Thad Young.
Dinwiddie lost his starting spot and desired long-term extension with the Nets. [ more ]
ESPN.com
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Sources: Raps deal Schroder for Nets' Dinwiddie

The Toronto Raptors are trading Dennis Schroder to the Brooklyn Nets for Spencer Dinwiddie.
Dinwiddie's inconsistent shooting and struggles this season have made him an inefficient scorer. [ more ]
New York Post
6 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets eyeing Hawks' Dejounte Murray as potential fix point-guard problem

The Brooklyn Nets have a problem at the point guard position and are in desperate need of a solution.
They are interested in acquiring Atlanta guard Dejounte Murray, but it would be costly. They could also try to address the issue internally with players like Ben Simmons or Spencer Dinwiddie. [ more ]
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New York Post
6 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Slumping Spencer Dinwiddie has minutes cut in latest Nets loss

Jacque Vaughn is making changes to the Nets' backcourt rotations and minutes.
Spencer Dinwiddie lost playing time to Dennis Smith Jr. and Cam Thomas, who were given more minutes off the bench. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
7 months ago
Brooklyn

Durant returns, but Nets scorch Suns

Kevin Durant returns to face his former team, the Phoenix Suns, despite an ankle injury.
Spencer Dinwiddie's strong performance helps the Brooklyn Nets secure a win against the Suns. [ more ]
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New York Post
7 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie carrying load and picking up Nets' banged-up backcourt

Injuries have forced Spencer Dinwiddie to step up and carry the Brooklyn Nets' backcourt.
Dinwiddie has been consistent and has improved his stock as a free agent-to-be. [ more ]
Yahoo Sports
7 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets use big fourth quarter to beat Raptors, 115-103

The Brooklyn Nets won their third straight game, defeating the Toronto Raptors 115-103.
The Nets were knocked out of the NBA In-Season Tournament despite their win. [ more ]
New York Daily News
7 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie stepping up as distributor in Ben Simmons' absence

Spencer Dinwiddie has found his niche as the Brooklyn Nets' starting point guard.
Dinwiddie has excelled in commanding the basketball, getting his team in the right spots and making the right plays.
Dinwiddie has a history of success as a passer, leading the NBA in assists during certain months. [ more ]
New York Daily News
8 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie, Cam Johnson lead Nets to in-season tournament win over Magic with season-best performances

Spencer Dinwiddie led the Brooklyn Nets to victory with a season-high 29 points against the Orlando Magic.
Dinwiddie stepped up as both facilitator and finisher in the absence of Cam Thomas and Ben Simmons.
His performance ended a seven-game stretch in which he scored fewer than 20 points. [ more ]
New York Post
8 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie leads Nets to In-season Tournament win over Magic

Spencer Dinwiddie leads injury-riddled Brooklyn Nets to a victory
Nets shoot .541 overall, 19-of-39 from behind the arc [ more ]
New York Post
8 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie trying to figure out new Nets role as production dips

Spencer Dinwiddie is still adjusting to his role on the Brooklyn Nets and figuring out how he fits into different lineups.
Dinwiddie's usage and production have decreased compared to last season.
Head coach Jacque Vaughn sees Dinwiddie's versatility as a valuable asset to the team. [ more ]
New York Post
7 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie carrying load and picking up Nets' banged-up backcourt

Injuries have forced Spencer Dinwiddie to step up and carry the Brooklyn Nets' backcourt.
Dinwiddie has been consistent and has improved his stock as a free agent-to-be. [ more ]
Yahoo Sports
7 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets use big fourth quarter to beat Raptors, 115-103

The Brooklyn Nets won their third straight game, defeating the Toronto Raptors 115-103.
The Nets were knocked out of the NBA In-Season Tournament despite their win. [ more ]
New York Daily News
7 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie stepping up as distributor in Ben Simmons' absence

Spencer Dinwiddie has found his niche as the Brooklyn Nets' starting point guard.
Dinwiddie has excelled in commanding the basketball, getting his team in the right spots and making the right plays.
Dinwiddie has a history of success as a passer, leading the NBA in assists during certain months. [ more ]
New York Daily News
8 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie, Cam Johnson lead Nets to in-season tournament win over Magic with season-best performances

Spencer Dinwiddie led the Brooklyn Nets to victory with a season-high 29 points against the Orlando Magic.
Dinwiddie stepped up as both facilitator and finisher in the absence of Cam Thomas and Ben Simmons.
His performance ended a seven-game stretch in which he scored fewer than 20 points. [ more ]
New York Post
8 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie leads Nets to In-season Tournament win over Magic

Spencer Dinwiddie leads injury-riddled Brooklyn Nets to a victory
Nets shoot .541 overall, 19-of-39 from behind the arc [ more ]
New York Post
8 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie trying to figure out new Nets role as production dips

Spencer Dinwiddie is still adjusting to his role on the Brooklyn Nets and figuring out how he fits into different lineups.
Dinwiddie's usage and production have decreased compared to last season.
Head coach Jacque Vaughn sees Dinwiddie's versatility as a valuable asset to the team. [ more ]
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New York Post
7 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets pass Heat physicality test this time

Miami exposes lack of physicality
Nets' victory over Heat helps correct physicality issues
Spencer Dinwiddie's improved performance [ more ]
New York Post
8 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets' Cam Johnson finding shooting rhythm after injury-filled start to season

Cam Johnson's shooting performance improved in the Nets game, which is encouraging for his value.
Spencer Dinwiddie is climbing the Nets franchise leaderboard for assists. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
8 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Dinwiddie does in Magic in fourth

Spencer Dinwiddie scored 12 of his season-high 29 points in the fourth quarter to help the Nets win.
Brooklyn's win over the Orlando Magic keeps them in contention for a berth in the NBA Cup's knockout rounds.
The Nets capitalized on Orlando's turnovers, scoring 29 points off of them. [ more ]
New York Post
7 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets pass Heat physicality test this time

Miami exposes lack of physicality
Nets' victory over Heat helps correct physicality issues
Spencer Dinwiddie's improved performance [ more ]
New York Post
8 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets' Cam Johnson finding shooting rhythm after injury-filled start to season

Cam Johnson's shooting performance improved in the Nets game, which is encouraging for his value.
Spencer Dinwiddie is climbing the Nets franchise leaderboard for assists. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
8 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Dinwiddie does in Magic in fourth

Spencer Dinwiddie scored 12 of his season-high 29 points in the fourth quarter to help the Nets win.
Brooklyn's win over the Orlando Magic keeps them in contention for a berth in the NBA Cup's knockout rounds.
The Nets capitalized on Orlando's turnovers, scoring 29 points off of them. [ more ]
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Hardwood Houdini
1 year ago
Boston Celtics

Boston Celtics not likely to pursue 11-time All-NBA floor general: Report

Chris Paul isn't likely to end up on the Boston Celtics roster during the 2023-24 season - this, at least, according to MassLive's Brian Robb, who sees there being too many obstacles that Brad Stevens won't find worthy of his time to clear."Paul will undoubtedly have a number of suitors if he does hit the open market but this is a situation where there are too many obstacles for the Celtics to be a serious contender on that list," Robb wrote.
amNewYork
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets face new challenge in 4th quarter without Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant | amNewYork

BROOKLYN - With less than a second left on the clock, Nets head coach Jacque Vaughn drew up a play with his team down 101-98.In a moment like this a week ago Vaughn would have drawn up a play to get the ball to Kyrie Irving or Kevin Durant.This time around, that wasn't an option for the Nets.Instead, he crafted a play to get the ball to Spencer Dinwiddie, and although he hit the deep three-point shot, the basket was waved off and Brooklyn lost 101-98.
Hardwood Houdini
1 year ago
Boston Celtics

Boston Celtics not likely to pursue 11-time All-NBA floor general: Report

Chris Paul isn't likely to end up on the Boston Celtics roster during the 2023-24 season - this, at least, according to MassLive's Brian Robb, who sees there being too many obstacles that Brad Stevens won't find worthy of his time to clear."Paul will undoubtedly have a number of suitors if he does hit the open market but this is a situation where there are too many obstacles for the Celtics to be a serious contender on that list," Robb wrote.
amNewYork
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets face new challenge in 4th quarter without Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant | amNewYork

BROOKLYN - With less than a second left on the clock, Nets head coach Jacque Vaughn drew up a play with his team down 101-98.In a moment like this a week ago Vaughn would have drawn up a play to get the ball to Kyrie Irving or Kevin Durant.This time around, that wasn't an option for the Nets.Instead, he crafted a play to get the ball to Spencer Dinwiddie, and although he hit the deep three-point shot, the basket was waved off and Brooklyn lost 101-98.
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Bleacher Report
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Agent: Nets' Ben Simmons Not Expected to Undergo Surgery to Repair Back Injury

In the wake of being shut down for the remainder of the 2022-23 season with a back injury, the Brooklyn Nets' Ben Simmons reportedly is not expected to require surgery.SNY's Ian Begley said that Simmons' injury was diagnosed as a back impingement.Begley added that Simmons' agent, Bernie Lee, told him Simmons is not expected to need surgery and is hopeful to be back by training camp:
Simmons' story in the NBA is shaping up to be one of unfulfilled promise and disappointment after he looked like a potential franchise player in the early portion of his career.
New York Daily News
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets snap losing skid in style by blowing out the Heat in Miami in must-win for playoff seeding

It was a game the Nets had to have.And they flew down to South Beach and took it.The stakes were greater Saturday night at FTX Arena than they've been at any point this season: Win and leapfrog the Miami Heat in the standings for sole ownership of the Eastern Conference's final guaranteed playoff seed.
Bleacher Report
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Ben Simmons 'Not Going to Join' Nets for Rest of Season with Back Injury, HC Says

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images The 2022-23 season appears to be over for Brooklyn Nets point guard Ben Simmons due to a back injury.Nets head coach Jacque Vaughn told reporters Saturday of Simmons: "He's not going join us for the rest of the season, in all honesty."Simmons has been in and out of the lineup this season because of injuries and hasn't played since a Feb. 15 win over the Miami Heat.
Bleacher Report
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets' Ben Simmons Likely to Miss Rest of Season with Back Injury, Jacque Vaughn Says

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images The 2022-23 season appears to be over for Brooklyn Nets point guard Ben Simmons because of his lingering back injury.Nets head coach Jacque Vaughn told reporters Saturday of Simmons: "In all honesty he's probably not going to join us for rest of the year."Simmons has been in and out of the lineup this season because of injuries and hasn't played since a Feb. 15 win over the Miami Heat.
New York Daily News
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets lose 5th in a row, blow 10-point lead late vs Cavs

Every fan in attendance at Barclays Center rose to their feet for the most pivotal possession in Thursday's encore matchup between the Nets and Cleveland Cavaliers: Game on the line, single-possession game, who takes the last shot?This time it was Spencer Dinwiddie, who sized up his man with a flurry of crossovers before driving the lane for a high-arching layup that should have been the nail in the coffin.
www.amny.com
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets' poor shooting night dooms Brooklyn once again in loss to Cavs | amNewYork

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Donovan Mitchell (45) drives to the basket against Brooklyn Nets guard Seth Curry, left, and forward Cameron Johnson (2) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, March 21, 2023, in New York.BROOKLYN There was still 10:53 left in the fourth quarter when Donovan Mitchell posterized Yuta Watanabe during Tuesday's Nets game against the Cavaliers.
Bleacher Report
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Agent: Nets' Ben Simmons Not Expected to Undergo Surgery to Repair Back Injury

In the wake of being shut down for the remainder of the 2022-23 season with a back injury, the Brooklyn Nets' Ben Simmons reportedly is not expected to require surgery.SNY's Ian Begley said that Simmons' injury was diagnosed as a back impingement.Begley added that Simmons' agent, Bernie Lee, told him Simmons is not expected to need surgery and is hopeful to be back by training camp:
Simmons' story in the NBA is shaping up to be one of unfulfilled promise and disappointment after he looked like a potential franchise player in the early portion of his career.
New York Daily News
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets snap losing skid in style by blowing out the Heat in Miami in must-win for playoff seeding

It was a game the Nets had to have.And they flew down to South Beach and took it.The stakes were greater Saturday night at FTX Arena than they've been at any point this season: Win and leapfrog the Miami Heat in the standings for sole ownership of the Eastern Conference's final guaranteed playoff seed.
Bleacher Report
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Ben Simmons 'Not Going to Join' Nets for Rest of Season with Back Injury, HC Says

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images The 2022-23 season appears to be over for Brooklyn Nets point guard Ben Simmons due to a back injury.Nets head coach Jacque Vaughn told reporters Saturday of Simmons: "He's not going join us for the rest of the season, in all honesty."Simmons has been in and out of the lineup this season because of injuries and hasn't played since a Feb. 15 win over the Miami Heat.
Bleacher Report
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets' Ben Simmons Likely to Miss Rest of Season with Back Injury, Jacque Vaughn Says

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images The 2022-23 season appears to be over for Brooklyn Nets point guard Ben Simmons because of his lingering back injury.Nets head coach Jacque Vaughn told reporters Saturday of Simmons: "In all honesty he's probably not going to join us for rest of the year."Simmons has been in and out of the lineup this season because of injuries and hasn't played since a Feb. 15 win over the Miami Heat.
New York Daily News
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets lose 5th in a row, blow 10-point lead late vs Cavs

Every fan in attendance at Barclays Center rose to their feet for the most pivotal possession in Thursday's encore matchup between the Nets and Cleveland Cavaliers: Game on the line, single-possession game, who takes the last shot?This time it was Spencer Dinwiddie, who sized up his man with a flurry of crossovers before driving the lane for a high-arching layup that should have been the nail in the coffin.
www.amny.com
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets' poor shooting night dooms Brooklyn once again in loss to Cavs | amNewYork

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Donovan Mitchell (45) drives to the basket against Brooklyn Nets guard Seth Curry, left, and forward Cameron Johnson (2) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, March 21, 2023, in New York.BROOKLYN There was still 10:53 left in the fourth quarter when Donovan Mitchell posterized Yuta Watanabe during Tuesday's Nets game against the Cavaliers.
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New York Daily News
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Jacque Vaughn: Ben Simmons limited to individual practice, 'hasn't scripted' with first or second group

Embattled Nets star Ben Simmons has been limited to individual on-court work in practice as he battles a combination of left knee and back soreness that has sidelined him since the NBA All-Star break.Simmons missed his 15th straight game due to what the team has deemed left knee/back soreness, watching from the sidelines during Brooklyn's matchup against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday.
Brooklyneagle
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Bitter end to Nets' trip in Oklahoma City

The Nets were a half away from a very successful road trip Tuesday night in Oklahoma City.Then, the third quarter happened.Brooklyn blew a 10-point lead following intermission and never seriously challenged thereafter, absorbing a 121-107 defeat to the Thunder in front of 16,976 fans at the Paycom Center.
New York Daily News
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Jacque Vaughn: Ben Simmons limited to individual practice, 'hasn't scripted' with first or second group

Embattled Nets star Ben Simmons has been limited to individual on-court work in practice as he battles a combination of left knee and back soreness that has sidelined him since the NBA All-Star break.Simmons missed his 15th straight game due to what the team has deemed left knee/back soreness, watching from the sidelines during Brooklyn's matchup against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday.
Brooklyneagle
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Bitter end to Nets' trip in Oklahoma City

The Nets were a half away from a very successful road trip Tuesday night in Oklahoma City.Then, the third quarter happened.Brooklyn blew a 10-point lead following intermission and never seriously challenged thereafter, absorbing a 121-107 defeat to the Thunder in front of 16,976 fans at the Paycom Center.
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Bleacher Report
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets Rumors: Mikal Bridges Unlikely to Be Dealt Again After Kevin Durant Trade

Nic Antaya/Getty Images The Brooklyn Nets reportedly aren't expected to trade wing Mikal Bridges prior to Thursday's NBA trade deadline at 3 p.m.According to Jake Fischer of Yahoo Sports, there has been a "wealth of interest" expressed in Bridges, but the Nets intend to keep him.Brooklyn reportedly acquired Bridges along with Cam Johnson, Jae Crowder and four unprotected first-round picks in a blockbuster trade late Wednesday night that sent Kevin Durant and T.J. Warren to the Phoenix Suns.
Bleacher Report
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Ben Simmons Catches Heat from Fans During Nets' Loss to Jalen Brunson, Knicks

Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images Things are getting downright ugly for Ben Simmons in Brooklyn.The Nets' backup point guard was a complete non-factor in Monday's 124-106 loss against the New York Knicks, putting up just two points, three rebounds and two assists in 13 minutes.He attempted just two shots, making one.
Brooklyn Eagle
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets ride Bridges to third straight win

Who needs two superstars when you have one Mikal Bridges?While that may sound like blasphemy to some, Bridges continued to prove Tuesday night in Houston that he was the most important return chip in the trade deadline deals that sent Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant out of Brooklyn.The wiry small forward poured in 30 points, handed out five assists, blocked two shots and picked up a steal en route to his latest virtuoso effort, spearheading the resurgent Nets to their third straight win, a 118-96 triumph over the Rockets in front of 14,833 fans at the Toyota Center.
amNewYork
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets' Dorian Finney-Smith: 'We're fully capable of doing something special here' | amNewYork

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Dorian Finney-Smith was quick to jump in when he thought it was being suggested that the expectations for the Nets had changed following the trades of Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant.
Bleacher Report
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets Rumors: Mikal Bridges Unlikely to Be Dealt Again After Kevin Durant Trade

Nic Antaya/Getty Images The Brooklyn Nets reportedly aren't expected to trade wing Mikal Bridges prior to Thursday's NBA trade deadline at 3 p.m.According to Jake Fischer of Yahoo Sports, there has been a "wealth of interest" expressed in Bridges, but the Nets intend to keep him.Brooklyn reportedly acquired Bridges along with Cam Johnson, Jae Crowder and four unprotected first-round picks in a blockbuster trade late Wednesday night that sent Kevin Durant and T.J. Warren to the Phoenix Suns.
Bleacher Report
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Ben Simmons Catches Heat from Fans During Nets' Loss to Jalen Brunson, Knicks

Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images Things are getting downright ugly for Ben Simmons in Brooklyn.The Nets' backup point guard was a complete non-factor in Monday's 124-106 loss against the New York Knicks, putting up just two points, three rebounds and two assists in 13 minutes.He attempted just two shots, making one.
Brooklyn Eagle
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets ride Bridges to third straight win

Who needs two superstars when you have one Mikal Bridges?While that may sound like blasphemy to some, Bridges continued to prove Tuesday night in Houston that he was the most important return chip in the trade deadline deals that sent Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant out of Brooklyn.The wiry small forward poured in 30 points, handed out five assists, blocked two shots and picked up a steal en route to his latest virtuoso effort, spearheading the resurgent Nets to their third straight win, a 118-96 triumph over the Rockets in front of 14,833 fans at the Toyota Center.
amNewYork
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets' Dorian Finney-Smith: 'We're fully capable of doing something special here' | amNewYork

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Dorian Finney-Smith was quick to jump in when he thought it was being suggested that the expectations for the Nets had changed following the trades of Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant.
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amNewYork
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie has 25 in Brooklyn return, Nets beat Bulls 116-105 | amNewYork

BROOKLYN (AP) - Spencer Dinwiddie scored 25 points in his first game since returning to Brooklyn and the Nets beat the Chicago Bulls 116-105 on Thursday night, hours after trading superstar Kevin Durant to Phoenix.Joe Harris had 18 points, and Yuta Watanabe chipped in 14 points in 22 minutes off the bench.
amNewYork
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Can the Nets be rebuilt into a title contender again? | amNewYork

Two games into the post-Kevin Durant era in Brooklyn, one thing is certain for the Nets.They are a team with a lot of grit.The Nets have played two competitive and entertaining games since the blockbuster trade last Thursday that sent them into an entirely different direction organizationally.The expectation remains for the team to make the playoffs - those were general manager Sean Marks' words - but competing for an NBA title again is going to be a few years away.
amNewYork
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie has 25 in Brooklyn return, Nets beat Bulls 116-105 | amNewYork

BROOKLYN (AP) - Spencer Dinwiddie scored 25 points in his first game since returning to Brooklyn and the Nets beat the Chicago Bulls 116-105 on Thursday night, hours after trading superstar Kevin Durant to Phoenix.Joe Harris had 18 points, and Yuta Watanabe chipped in 14 points in 22 minutes off the bench.
amNewYork
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Can the Nets be rebuilt into a title contender again? | amNewYork

Two games into the post-Kevin Durant era in Brooklyn, one thing is certain for the Nets.They are a team with a lot of grit.The Nets have played two competitive and entertaining games since the blockbuster trade last Thursday that sent them into an entirely different direction organizationally.The expectation remains for the team to make the playoffs - those were general manager Sean Marks' words - but competing for an NBA title again is going to be a few years away.
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Silver Screen and Roll
1 year ago
LA Lakers

Rumor Roundup: Lakers can't sign Stanley Johnson, more details on Kyrie Irving trade talks

A fan-favorite last year, Stanley Johnson has once again bounced around the league after being traded by the Lakers.Could he return to the Lakers this season?And just how unfair were the Nets in their trade talks with the Lakers?Those are the topics of the headlines and rumors for today's roundup.Stanley Johnson reunion
In a season full of dull moments, one of the bright spots was Johnson.
amNewYork
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets sign head coach Jacque Vaughn to multi-year extension | amNewYork

Note: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links, Schneps Media may earn a commission.The Nets signed head coach Jacque Vaughn to a multi-year contract extension on Tuesday, ensuring he will be in Brooklyn for the foreseeable future.Vaughn has been running the Nets bench since Nov. 1 after the organization parted ways with Steve Nash and he was given the full-time gig eight days later.
New York Daily News
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets turn in legendary poor performance in 44-point loss to Bulls

It could have been worse.The Nets could have left Friday's 131-87 blowout loss to the Chicago Bulls owners of the fewest points scored in a game this season.Instead, they left owners of the fewest points scored in a half all year.The Nets scored just 29 points in the first half behind an offense that sputtered from start to finish.
Silver Screen and Roll
1 year ago
LA Lakers

Rumor Roundup: Lakers can't sign Stanley Johnson, more details on Kyrie Irving trade talks

A fan-favorite last year, Stanley Johnson has once again bounced around the league after being traded by the Lakers.Could he return to the Lakers this season?And just how unfair were the Nets in their trade talks with the Lakers?Those are the topics of the headlines and rumors for today's roundup.Stanley Johnson reunion
In a season full of dull moments, one of the bright spots was Johnson.
amNewYork
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets sign head coach Jacque Vaughn to multi-year extension | amNewYork

Note: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links, Schneps Media may earn a commission.The Nets signed head coach Jacque Vaughn to a multi-year contract extension on Tuesday, ensuring he will be in Brooklyn for the foreseeable future.Vaughn has been running the Nets bench since Nov. 1 after the organization parted ways with Steve Nash and he was given the full-time gig eight days later.
New York Daily News
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets turn in legendary poor performance in 44-point loss to Bulls

It could have been worse.The Nets could have left Friday's 131-87 blowout loss to the Chicago Bulls owners of the fewest points scored in a game this season.Instead, they left owners of the fewest points scored in a half all year.The Nets scored just 29 points in the first half behind an offense that sputtered from start to finish.
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New York Daily News
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

Nets lose 129-127 to Hawks after Trae Young buries buzzer-beating floater

It was almost poetic.Here were the Nets, who trailed by as many as 18 in Sunday's loss to the Hawks in Atlanta, figuring out how to close games now that their superstars are gone - only for a superstar on the other end to put the nail in the coffin.After Cam Johnson nailed a three to tie the game at 127 apiece, Hawks star Trae Young drove the lane, pump faked and threw up a floater that left his hands just in time and swished through the net at the buzzer to lift the Hawks to a 129-127 victory in Atlanta.
New York Daily News
1 year ago
Brooklyn Nets

How the Nets are getting their newcomers up to speed and building chemistry: 'It's a slow drip'

When Spencer Dinwiddie and Dorian Finney-Smith first came to Brooklyn as part of the Kyrie Irving trade, Dinwiddie immediately began calling plays he and Finney-Smith ran when they played for the Dallas Mavericks.Something similar happened with Mikal Bridges and Cam Johnson, the two starters who arrived in Brooklyn as part of the blockbuster Kevin Durant deal with the Phoenix Suns: Bridges overheard Dinwiddie breaking down a play to Finney-Smith using Mavericks terminology and immediately understood what they were discussing because "it's the West Coast, so we kind of know the same things."
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