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MASON PLUMLEE MAKES TEAM USA

Mason Plumlee with board the USA Basketball charter later Saturday, headed for Spain and the FIBA World Cup. Plumlee made the final cut for the team, continuing his improbable summer.

MASON PLUMLEE MAKES TEAM USA

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Mason Plumlee with board the USA Basketball charter later Saturday, headed for Spain and the FIBA World Cup. Plumlee made the final cut for the team, continuing his improbable summer.

Deadlines and Commitments - No. 55

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It's now crunchtime in international basketball. With five Nets playing in FIBA competition --three in the World Cup, two in FIBA Europe's qualifying tournament-- and one assistant coaching in the...

Plumlee awaits final cuts after playing well

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With final cuts looming, Mason Plumlee played only nine minutes Friday night vs. Puerto Rico but made the most of it. He scored four points, two on an alley-oop from DeMarcus Cousins to end the...

FIBA World Cup: USA vs. Puerto Rico, 7:00 PM

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FIBA World Cup friendlies continue as Team USA takes on Puerto Rico at Madison Square Garden. Who will make the final cut for Team USA?

Fort Wayne Mad Ants, D-League affiliate of Nets

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The Fort Wayne Mad Ants are the D-League affiliate of the Brooklyn Nets and will host an open workout on September 20 at the Nets practice facility.

Nets frontcourt a growing strength for Hollins

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Lionel Hollins knows how to run a bruising offense. He got the most out of Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph. Now he has the makings of another power frontcourt in Brooklyn. It's been all good news this...

In "friendly" game, Bogdanovic "beats" Gutierrez

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Bojan Bogdanovic helped lead Croatia to a third place finish in a friendly tournament, beating Mexico and Jorge Gutierrez, 99-74. The 6'8" swingman scored 11 points in 24 minutes on 4-of-8...

"Barclays Effect," Knick losses hurt MSG stock

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After a phenomenal run, MSG stock is dropping, with the quarterly earnings, as reported Wednesday, missing analysts projections by nearly one-third ... and down two-thirds from the same period last...

Plumlee: Garnett "hungry," feels "great"

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Mason Plumlee said he had a brief conversation with his mentor, Kevin Garnett the other day but what the 38-year-old told the 24-year-old should make Nets fans feel relieved about KG's return. It's...

Plumlee confident he'll make Team USA final cut

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Mason Plumlee admitted to Mike Mazzeo Wednesday the Team USA process hasn't exactly been good for his stress levels, but it's definitely good for his game. Although he agreed it's been nerve...

Game Thread: USA vs Dominican Republic

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Watch Team USA take on the Dominican Republic on NBATV at 7 ET.

Karasev, Bogdanovic play well in FIBA competition

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It was a big day for the Nets in FIBA play ... and it won't be over until Mason Plumlee and Team USA play Wednesday night. Sergei Karasev provided the spark early for Russia over Switzerland and...

Brook Lopez looks thin, talks health

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Brook Lopez was at the Barclays Center on Wednesday helping sponsor a Coca-Cola event promoting healthy lifestyles. Lopez spoke to media on hand about his improving health and where he stands as...

Can Cory Jefferson be a rebounding;specialist?

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Mr. Irrelevant may not be so irrelevant after all. Cory Jefferson, the final pick of the 2014 NBA Draft, is making his case for a final roster spot. Nothing is yet guaranteed, but Jefferson...

Karasev still has "mixed feelings" about trade

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Sergey Karasev knows he wouldn't get minutes in Cleveland, and that his Olympic mentor, Andrei Kirilenko, plays in Brooklyn, but he admits to having "mixed feelings" a month after he and Jarrett...

Plumlee feeling comfortable at power forward

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Mason Plumlee said it again. He'd like to play alongside Brook Lopez instead of behind him ... and with a new coach, new confidence and the flexibility Lopez's return brings, he sees no reason why...

Collins won't foreclose return to NBA

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There's no indication the Nets are interested in bringing Jason Collins back next season, and Collins has spent much of the summer promoting a human rights agenda. Now, he tells the Washington...

Brooklyn Nets take the 'Ice Bucket Challenge'

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Several Brooklyn Nets have been nominated to do the "ALS Ice Bucket Challenge" and have done their part, dumping a bucket of cold water on their heads. Here's rookie Markel Brown's video.

Thursday could be decision day for Mason Plumlee

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Marc Stein reports that Team USA may try to get down to 12 or 13 players by the time the team boards a flight from New York to Spain and the FIBA World Cup ... and it remains uncertain whether...

Can Jack make Nets fans forget Livingston?

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Jarrett Jack is the forgotten man of the off-season. With attention focused on the health of Brook Lopez and Deron Williams, the silence of Kevin Garnett, the emergence of Mason Plumlee and the...

King on Lopez: No plan for minutes restrictions

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Billy King was on SiriusXM Radio's Starting Lineup Monday morning and in his clearest comment yet on Brook Lopez's return, said there's no plan for minutes restrictions on the 7-foot center...

Teletovic puts on a show as Bosnia beats Iceland

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Mirza Teletovic continued his dominance in the FIBA Europe Qualifying Tournament Sunday, scoring 29 points on 11-of-23 shooting --4-of-12 from downtown-- and grabbing 12 rebounds as Bosnia took out...

A look at Mason Plumlee's game against Brazil

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Mason Plumlee continued to impress for Team USA, this time against Brazil. Plumlee scored six points on three dunks, and hit three of four free throws but it was his defense and energy that...

Nets front office changes with coaching shift

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An updated Nets Front Office Directory shows a number of changes to team management, with quite a few additions, some subtractions, a reorganization here and there and a few new titles. Most are...

NetsDaily Off-Season Report #14

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This week we look at whether KG will be back, give short and long views of the Nets, provide some details on FIBA action this week, assess Euro-rookies and the value of having a friendly face from...

Plumlee chances for making Team USA on the rise

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With his two main competitors sitting out, Mason Plumlee again showed why his chances for a spot on the final Team USA roster look increasingly good. Plumlee scored nine points on 3-of-3 shooting...

FIBA World Cup: USA vs. Brazil Open Thread, 9PM

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Mason Plumlee and Team USA take on Brazil in a FIBA World Cup exhibition game. This is where you talk about watching Plumlee and USA beat Brazil.

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