“NBA fans really got love for you; it’s just misplaced love I guess”

Kevin Durant has nothing against fans who hate the Brooklyn Nets. On the contrary, Durant believes that fans across the league “enjoy” watching the Nets play basketball. Durant made this comment after the Nets lost their much-anticipated game to the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night. Asked why he thought the fans had such animosity towards … Read more

NBA Twitter reacts to Georges Niang taunting Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant is without a doubt one of the top players in the NBA today. This is exactly why opponents have constantly put a target on the back of the Brooklyn Nets superstar whenever they get to face him on the basketball court. This was exactly the case for Philadelphia 76ers forward Georges Niang on … Read more

Ben Simmons return to form, reactions, response, commentary, stats, return to Philadelphia, latest, Brooklyn Nets, highlights, videos

Is Ben Simmons back? The Aussie broke out of his early season slump with his best game yet for the Brooklyn Nets in their win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday (all times AEDT). Starting at center in place of Nic Claxton (personal reasons), Simmons racked up a season-high 22 points to go with eight … Read more

Nets can take advantage of Sixers injury absentees

Kyrie Irving is never too far away from making himself the headline. The 30-year-old returned on Sunday from the suspension imposed by the Brooklyn Nets after social media activity that appeared to promote a book and film with anti-Semitic tropes. Following eight games on the sidelines before an eventual apology arrived, Irving was back on … Read more

Ben Simmons, stats, box score, Brooklyn Nets vs Memphis Grizzlies, return from injury, reaction

The message from the Brooklyn Nets had always been simple — just give Ben Simmons time. It had not always been that simple though, with Kyrie Irving suspended and Brooklyn desperately in need of the Simmons of old to emerge. But with Irving back in the line-up on Monday Simmons put on a show in … Read more

Kyrie Irving return for Brooklyn Nets, Black Hebrew Israelites, anti-Semitic film, apology, Brooklyn Nets vs Memphis Grizzlies

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving said he wants to “apologise deeply” for social media links to a film with anti-Semitic ideas, the NBA guard declaring, “I’m not anti-Semitic.” In an exclusive interview with SportsNet New York (SNY) released Sunday [AEDT]Irving made his most direct public comments regarding the posts he made linking to a controversial … Read more

NBA news: Kevin Durant’s curious complaint about Brooklyn Nets

Kevin Durant’s trade demands were partially inspired by a baffling grips, while the tank-a-thon for Victor Wembanyama seems to have stalled, RIC BUCHER writes in NBA Front Office Confidential. The latest from the never-ending mess that is the Brooklyn Nets is apparently that superstar forward Kevin Durant wanted to be traded — and wanted former … Read more

NBA news: MVP leaders Jayson Tatum, Luka Doncic, Giannis Antetokounmpo

What’s with Kevin Durant’s call on his teammates? Who is leading the MVP race? And what is the No.1 reason the Warriors are struggling? FOX SPORTS US experts take on the big issues. The NBA season is a month old, and both conferences have produced some shocking results early on. This week, our panel of … Read more

Ben Simmons struggles, Brooklyn Nets, Kevin Durant trade request, Kyrie Irving, latest

Where to here for the Brooklyn Nets after their most damning loss of the season? Just when their campaign was moving in the right direction, the Nets were crushed by the Sacramento Kings 153-121 on Wednesday (all times AEDT) to fall to 6-9 The 153 points are the most allowed by the Nets in franchise … Read more