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Gutierrez scores 13 in loss to Lithuania

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After a couple of friendly games where he shot poorly, Jorge Gutierrez shot well vs. Lithuania Saturday in Gran Canaria, but the veteran Lithuanian squad defeated Mexico, 87-74, in Group D play.

Bojan outduels Andray in FIBA opener

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Bojan Bogdanovic scored six points in OT, including two crucial free throws with 41 seconds left as Croatia beat a resilient Philippines led by Andray Blatche, 81-78 in the opener of the FIBA World...

D-Will breaks "silence" with pal's Instagram video

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Deron Williams has largely been silent this summer. Then early Friday evening this appeared... Matt Mitnick, D-Will's long time pal, posted a video of a Williams workout to Instagram, Among the...

Bogdanovic says he's not just a shooter

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In an interview with a Croatian newspaper on the eve of the World Cup, Bojan Bogdanovic talked about how a call from the Nets changed his mind about joining the NBA and how because of two coaches,...

"I'm going to be better than I’ve ever been"

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Don't tell Brook Lopez that he's a question mark! In an interview with reporters at the Nets' first Southhampton Summer Camp, Lopez expressed optimism and enthusiasm about the upcoming season ......

Cousins, not Plumlee, first big off the bench

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Marc Stein of ESPN.com reported Thursday morning that Mike Krzyzewski said that DeMarcus Cousins "cemented" a spot as the backup center for Team USA in the FIBA World Cup.

Nets release FIBA World Cup schedules

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Get ready for the FIBA World Cup. Three Nets, plus a free agent, put on national team colors Saturday. So we'll get to track Mason Plumlee on Team USA, Bojan Bogdanovic on Croatia, Jorge Gutierrez...

Can Deron Williams regain his confidence?

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Deron Williams has suffered through the worst two seasons of his career, with ankle sprains and a loss of confidence that is well known, because as Andy Vasquez writes he regularly admits it. Now...

Hollins on the NBA, loyalty, money and pressure

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Lionel Hollins is getting out more and becoming more outspoken, too. After talking to ChinaDaily about what needs from his team, he spoke with Arizona radio guys about the NBA, loyalty, money,...

"Toughness, aggressiveness, physicality"

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That's what Lionel Hollins wants to see from his Nets this season ... and what every time needs if they're going to have success in the NBA. Hollins spoke with China Daily about his hopes for the...

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Kobe: DWill 'psyched himself out' in playoffs

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Following Chris Ballad's fantastic longform piece on Kobe Bryant last week, the SI writer released a series of topics that was discussed with Bryant and people close to him. Deron Williams name...

Jefferson embraces role as "rebounding specialist"

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In an interview with The Sports Cave, Cory Jefferson says he likes being called a "rebounding specialist;" says Kevin Garnett was one of his favorite players to watch and learn from growing up and...

Oh well. Oddsmakers down on Nets title chances

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When the Nets acquired Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett a year ago, oddsmakers took notice. A dollar bet on the Nets to win it all would have paid out $10 if they had won the NBA title. Well, that...

Coach K: "Mason all of a sudden came to forefront"

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It certainly wasn't a defense and not even an explanation, but in an interview with a North Carolina newspaper, Mike Krzyzewski talks about why he chose his former center for Team USA ... and where...

Leaning over backward for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Jarrett Jack is a man of few words on Twitter and other social media. So on Sunday, he was direct about his plan...."Time for this ice bucket challenge." What happened next could have been...

It's Health and Hollins for the Nets

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Lionel Hollins is the Brooklyn Nets fourth coach in three years following Avery Johnson, P.J. Carlesimo and Jason Kidd. He's also their seven coach in seven years. That can't be good. Now it's up...

Teammates, coaches like what they see in Plumlee

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You'll get no argument from Mason Plumlee's teammates or coaches as to whether he deserved a slot on Team USA. Tim Bontemps spoke with them this week and to a man, they credited his toughness,...

Bosnia wins with Teletovic again starring

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Bosnia all but assured a return to Eurobasket next year with a 74-68 win over Great Britain in the FIBA Europe Qualifying Round. Mirza Teletovic once again led the Bosnians with 25 points. Russia...

Did Minnesota play it smart in Love trade?

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In light of the Kevin Love trade Saturday, we've updated our analysis of superstar trades over the past decade. Minnesota did what a lot of smart small market teams did, go for good young players,...

MASON PLUMLEE MAKES TEAM USA

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

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...

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...

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