Nets to defer first-round pick from 76ers

Among the assets gathered in the successful exchange of james hardenthe Brooklyn Nets will postpone the Philadelphia 76ers’ 2022 first-round pick at No. 23 for the 2023 NBA draft, sources told ESPN. Brooklyn informed the league office of the team’s decision on Wednesday, hours before the midnight deadline, sources said. Photo: Getty. Deferring the pick … Read more

NBA Playoffs 2022: everything you need to know about the conference finals

The NBA postseason is down to four contenders vying for the 2022 title. The top-seeded Miami Heat became the first team to advance to the Eastern Conference finals, beating the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday to win the semifinal series 4-2. The third-seeded Golden State Warriors did their part Friday in the Western Conference semifinals, beating … Read more

Sources: Nike would not extend its shoe deal with Kyrie

The star of the Brooklyn Nets, Kyrie Irvinghas long owned one of Nike’s most popular and profitable signature basketball shoes, but uncertainties surrounding its future in the NBA have made it unlikely the company will extend it to a similar exclusive deal beyond the 2022-23 season, sources told ESPN. Irving has a new edition of … Read more

Durant explains the reason for his bad offensive moment

NEW YORK – The star forward of the Brooklyn Nets, Kevin Durantadmitted Saturday night that he has been “overthinking” during the first-round series against the Boston Celtics and that it has been a factor in his poor play. After being limited to 16 points on 6-for-11 shooting in a 109-103 loss, he put the Nets … Read more

Mental aspect, priority for the return of Simmons

In a meeting Monday between Nets leaders, Ben Simmons and Klutch Sports CEO Rich Paul discussed the physical and mental hurdles that remain in the quest for the All-Star to play again, a discussion that made it clear to participants the need to continue to address the mental side. of that process, sources told ESPN. … Read more

Simmons, cleared to have contact

BOSTON – The shooting guard for the Brooklyn Nets, Ben Simmonswas cleared for contact as he continues to recover from a back injury that has prevented him from playing since he was acquired from the Philadelphia 76ers just before the February trade deadline. Nets head coach Steve Nash ruled Simmons out for Game 2 on … Read more

NBA Playoffs 2022: everything you need to know about the first round

The NBA playoffs are already underway, and it’s shaping up to be an open race for the 2022 title. The Phoenix Suns had the best regular season record in the league: eight games ahead of the second-place Memphis Grizzlies. Devin Booker, Chris-Paul and the defending Western Conference champions are on a mission to redeem themselves … Read more

Kyrie on not getting vaccinated: ‘I did the right thing’

NEW YORK – The All-Star shooting guard for the Brooklyn Nets, Kyrie Irvingsaid he doesn’t care what the world thinks about his decision not to get vaccinated against COVID-19 and remains steadfast in his belief that he made the “right decision for me.” “I can really say that I stuck to what I believed in, … Read more

The NBA playoffs were defined after triumphs of Hawks and Pelicans

Atlanta will visit the Miami Heat in the East, while New Orleans will face the Phoenix Suns in the West. This Friday night the crosses for the playoffs of the NBA after the victories of Atlanta Hawks Y New Orleans Pelicans. In the first game of the doubleheader, the hawks defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers at … Read more

Durant, Nets prepare for Celtics without Simmons

NEW YORK — While speculation about the possible debut of Ben Simmons with the Brooklyn Nets continues to be a topic of conversation within the NBA, the Nets star, Kevin Durantadmitted Thursday that he’s preparing as if Simmons won’t return as the Nets target their Eastern Conference quarterfinal matchup with the Boston Celtics. “I don’t … Read more