Topic: Nets

June 19, 2013

The 2003 New Jersey Nets were one of the more doomed NBA Finalists in recent memory. A decade later, they look like one of the more interesting teams of their era. How did such a boring team get so retroactively fascinating?

July 11, 2012

After years of overpaying for scoring and height, it appears that NBA front offices have finally discovered  that although size does matter, it is skill that makes the ball go round. 

May 2, 2012

A different, and marginally more positive take, on the new Brooklyn Nets logo, from a professor of graphic design. "More positive" in the sense that both "Poochie" and artisanal pickles are invoked.

February 6, 2012

Even in his Jersey heyday, Kenyon Martin was never the biggest or brightest or most galvanizing of stars. But when he returns from China, Martin will rejoin an NBA that, improbably, feels something like Kenyon Martin's league.