# Brooklyn Nets

Last month
February 2023
Phoenix Suns acquiring Kevin Durant in blockbuster trade from Brooklyn
The move follows days after Brooklyn traded Kyrie Irving to the Dallas Mavericks.
Last year
# Sorry
NBA star apologises 'deeply' for post: 'I'm not anti-semitic'
Brooklyn Nets player Kyrie Irving made the comments in an interview with SportsNet New York.
# Claim
NBA star says 'anti-Semitic' label 'not justified'
Brooklyn Nets player Kyrie Irving caused controversy with a recent tweet.
# available
Boost for unvaccinated NBA star as New York relaxes rules
Kyrie Irving has not played any home games for the Nets this year
All time
# Wrap
Embiid powers 76ers past Nets on Durant's return, Covid outbreak postpones Warriors-Nuggets
Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green has criticised the 11th postponement of the NBA season.
# Disruption
NBA postpones five games over Covid concerns
The move comes after ESPN reported that five Cleveland Cavaliers players tested positive for Covid-19.
Devin Booker shines as Suns extend win streak to 16
The Suns now have the second-longest winning streak in franchise history as they survived a late comeback by Brooklyn.
# Golden Boy
Steph Curry inspires Golden State Warriors victory over Brooklyn Nets
The Warriors, Jazz and Clippers won.
# Wrap
Butler nets 32 points as Heat roll over Hornets, James makes strong return for Lakers
Elsewhere, LeBron James returned from a two-game injury absence to score 26 points for the LA Lakers.
# Wrap
Thunder come from 26 points down to stun Lakers
Elsewhere, the Miami Heat beat the Brooklyn Nets 106-93 in a heavyweight clash of the Eastern Conference rivals.
# Wrap
Carmelo Anthony lifts Los Angeles Lakers over Memphis Grizzlies
Elsewhere, Stephen Curry added yet another achievement to his storied career in the Golden State Warriors’ 119-107 victory over the Sacramento Kings.
# Barred
NBA star Irving sidelined by Nets for refusing Covid vaccination
Irving is part of the Nets’ star trio that also includes Kevin Durant and James Harden.
# Play-offs
Tatum scores 50 points as Boston Celtics beat Brooklyn Nets to pull series back to 2-1
The LA Clippers and the Atlanta Hawks also won.
# Business end
Brooklyn Nets rally from 21-point deficit to defeat the Denver Nuggets
A 16-point scoring spree from Blake Griffin sparked Brooklyn’s resurgence.
# nba wrap
Milwaukee Bucks clinch play-off spot with victory over Brooklyn Nets
There were also wins for the Suns, Pelicans and Clippers.
17 points for Durant as Brooklyn Nets rally to secure post-season spot
The Nets were down 90-84 early in the fourth quarter before they revived against the Toronto Raptors.
# Philly Special
Philadelphia 76ers beat Brooklyn Nets to claim Eastern Conference top spot
In the night’s other games, Luka Doncic and Stephen Curry dragged their teams to victory.
# ball don't lie
Kevin Durant drops 31 as Nets thump struggling Timberwolves
Durant led the scorers in a 127-97 victory for the Nets.
# Hoops
Kyrie Irving stars as the Brooklyn Nets end Celtics’ winning run
There were also wins for the Bucks, Clippers and Suns.
# Brooklyn Goes Hard
Harden scores 38 as the Nets leave it late against the Suns
There were also wins for the Lakers, Celtics and Raptors.
Brooklyn Nets eke out overtime win against the Atlanta Hawks
James Harden missed a potential game-winner for Brooklyn but still finished with 31 points and 15 assists.
# Heat-seeking missiles
Brooklyn Nets inspired by 'three of the best in this business' with return to winning ways
Durant, Irving and Harden shone against Miami Heat.
Return of Kyrie Irving unable to help Brooklyn find a way past Cleveland
There were also wins for the Hawks, Sixers and Warriors.
Harden and Durant lead Nets past Bucks, Warriors hold off NBA champion Lakers
The Golden State Warriors rallied from a 14-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the reigning champion Los Angeles Lakers 115-113.
# Outbreak
Kevin Durant among 4 Brooklyn Nets players diagnosed with COVID-19
He confirmed to The Athletic website he had tested positive for the virus.
Nets stun LeBron's Lakers as Celtics clinch playoffs spot
Tuesday saw the Los Angeles Lakers fall as the Los Angeles Clippers, Houston Rockets and Boston Celtics won.
# Wrap
Raptors' 15-game winning streak ended, Giannis-less Bucks fall and LeBron stars
The defending NBA champions finally lost on another busy night of NBA action.
LeBron leads Lakers to victory, Irving sprains knee in Nets loss
The Brooklyn Nets were left to worry about Kyrie Irving as LeBron James and Damian Lillard turned in top performances in the NBA.
# games go ahead
Teen sensation Williamson, Lillard and Young among those to offer light on dark day for NBA
The tragic death of Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, in a helicopter crash led to a sombre Sunday in the NBA.
# explicit
'If it's too much for anybody, stay the f*** out' - Irving defends criticism of Brooklyn Nets team-mates
The 27-year-old made headlines this week for his comments after their loss to the Philadelphia 76ers.
# Hoops
Magic end Lakers' streak, Rockets lose
LeBron James had a double-double, but the Los Angeles Lakers were stunned by the Orlando Magic.
# Ballin'
Nuggets top Kawhi's Clippers, Irving returns after prolonged absence
The Los Angeles Clippers fell to the Denver Nuggets as Kyrie Irving made his long-awaited comeback.
# NBA Sunday
Kawhi's Clippers stay hot against Pelicans as Doncic erupts in Houston
The Los Angeles Clippers won again on Sunday, while Luka Doncic led the Dallas Mavericks past the Houston Rockets.
Harden and Westbrook extend win streak, while Doncic joins LeBron with record feat
Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic became the second ever 20-year-old to record a 40-point triple-double.
Harden scores 49 points in Rockets win, Kawhi-less Clippers crush Hawks
James Harden led the Houston Rockets to their seventh successive win on Saturday, while Paul George starred for the Los Angeles Clippers.
Philadelphia suffer first loss of season, while depleted Warriors claim first win at new arena
Golden State were without Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green and D’Angelo Russell last night.
# on fire
Kyrie Irving dazzles with 50 points in record-setting debut - but Nets lose in OT
Minnesota Timberwolve came out on top as Irving’s big score wasn’t enough.
# huge blow
New signing Kevin Durant expected to miss entire season for Brooklyn Nets
The 10-time All-Star tore his Achilles in Game 5 of the NBA Finals in June.
# new recruits
Nets coach 'humbled' by All-Star signings as Durant and Irving confirm New York switch
After the arrival of the superstar duo, Brooklyn’s head coach Kenny Atkinson is relishing the new season.
# On the Move
Kevin Durant signs for Brooklyn Nets, with Kyrie Irving expected to follow
The Nets will be the next destination for Durant, who is expected to miss the whole of next season.