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NBA: Kanter stays with Thunder, Bargnani goes to Nets

Turkish center Enes Kanter will be staying with the Oklahoma City Thunder next season while Italy`s Andrea Bargnani will join the Brooklyn Nets under terms of NBA free agent deals.

Jul 14, 2015, 01:41 AM IST
Hawks crush Nets to advance in playoffs

Hawks crush Nets to advance in playoffs

The top-seeded Atlanta Hawks romped past the Brooklyn Nets 111-87 on Friday to punch their ticket to the second round of the NBA playoffs.

May 02, 2015, 11:05 AM IST
Atlanta Hawks announce sale, then hold off Brooklyn Nets for NBA playoff win

Atlanta Hawks announce sale, then hold off Brooklyn Nets for NBA playoff win

The Atlanta Hawks defeated Brooklyn 96-91 to take a 2-0 lead in their playoff series Wednesday, just hours after announcing the club`s sale to a group headed by US business tycoon Tony Ressler.

Apr 23, 2015, 12:55 PM IST
Milwaukee Bucks seal bounce-back season with playoff berth

Milwaukee Bucks seal bounce-back season with playoff berth

The Milwaukee Bucks completed a remarkable turnaround on Sunday, clinching an NBA playoff berth a year season after posting the league`s worst record.

Apr 13, 2015, 10:53 AM IST
Brooklyn Nets outlast Milwaukee Bucks in triple-overtime thriller

Brooklyn Nets outlast Milwaukee Bucks in triple-overtime thriller

The Brooklyn Nets went the distance -- and then some -- on Friday to make sure ex-coach Jason Kidd and the Milwaukee Bucks didn`t get another win at their expense.

Mar 21, 2015, 12:02 PM IST
Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Garnett suspended for Dwight Howard head-butt

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Garnett suspended for Dwight Howard head-butt

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Garnett was suspended for one game on Tuesday for head-butting Rockets center Dwight Howard in a game on Monday night.

Jan 14, 2015, 09:10 AM IST
Nets` Kevin Garnett tossed after head-butting Dwight Howard

Nets` Kevin Garnett tossed after head-butting Dwight Howard

Kevin Garnett lost his cool and his Brooklyn Nets lost again on Monday, falling 113-99 to the Houston Rockets.

Jan 13, 2015, 10:40 AM IST
NBA's first openly gay player retires at 35

NBA's first openly gay player retires at 35

Jason Collins, who became the National Basketball Association`s first openly gay player, retired aged 35 Wednesday but vowed he would continue the fight to make US sports more tolerant.

Nov 20, 2014, 12:07 PM IST
Trailblazer Jason Collins, first openly gay NBA player, retires

Trailblazer Jason Collins, first openly gay NBA player, retires

Jason Collins, the first openly gay player in the four major North American team sports, announced his retirement from the National Basketball Association on Wednesday.

Nov 19, 2014, 23:12 PM IST

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.

May 23, 2014, 16:58 PM IST

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.

May 05, 2014, 14:17 PM IST

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.

Apr 28, 2014, 12:03 PM IST

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.

Apr 02, 2014, 12:15 PM IST

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.

Feb 24, 2014, 10:41 AM IST

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.

Feb 01, 2014, 13:16 PM IST

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.

Mar 24, 2013, 13:21 PM IST

Brooklyn Nets fire coach Johnson

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

Dec 28, 2012, 13:48 PM IST