Nets` Williams to have surgery on both ankles

Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams is scheduled to have surgery on both of his troublesome ankles, the NBA team said in a statement on Thursday.

Raptors` fairy tale NBA season ends with Game 7 loss to Nets

Toronto Raptors` fairy tale season ended when they were eliminated from the playoffs after a 103-104 loss to Brooklyn Nets in Game 7 of their first-round NBA playoffs.

Rihanna exposes in see-through top

Singer Rihanna gave basketball fans way more than they were expecting when she attended a match in a see-through white tank top.

Nets beat Rockets to clinch playoff spot

The Brooklyn Nets clinched a playoff spot by defeating the Houston Rockets to extend their home win streak, getting 32 points from Joe Johnson in a 105-96 win Tuesday.

Collins takes court as first openly gay NBA player

Jason Collins took another trailblazing step as the first openly gay man in a major US pro sports league Sunday when he took the court for the NBA`s Brooklyn Nets.

Durant`s 30-plus point streak ends in Thunder rout

NBA scoring leader Kevin Durant`s streak of games with 30 or more points ended at 12 on Friday but only because Oklahoma City routed the Brooklyn Nets 120-95.

NBA: Chris Paul helps Clippers go past Nets

Chris Paul`s 29 points and 11 assists helped the Clippers to beat the Brooklyn Nets 101-95 in a NBA game on Saturday night.

Brooklyn Nets fire coach Johnson

The Brooklyn Nets fired head basketball coach Avery Johnson because of the disappointing results in past weeks.