NEW YORK (AP) — D’Angelo Russell stood high above Times Square, a spot where stars are showcased in New York.
He was front and center on a billboard celebrating the Nets’ midseason ...
CLEVELAND (AP) — DeMarre Carroll saved the day for the Brooklyn Nets, and D’Angelo Russell took advantage of the extra opportunity.
Russell scored 14 of his 36 points in the third overtime after Carroll’s desperation 3-pointer in the second OT tied the game, and the Nets outlasted the ...
Leonard hits winning basket, Raptors beat Nets 127-125
TORONTO (AP) — Marc Gasol was a winner in his first home game with the Toronto Raptors — thanks to a sweet shot by Kawhi Leonard.
Leonard banked home the tiebreaking basket with 4.2 seconds remaining and the Raptors edged the Brooklyn Nets 127-125 on Monday night.
“I asked if he ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Kenny Atkinson insisted before the game that his Nets didn’t need more shooting, even though lately they were only good at missing.
The Denver Nuggets sure wouldn’t argue with him.
D’Angelo Russell had 27 points and 11 assists, and Brooklyn surpassed last season’s win ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 30 points, 15 rebounds and nine assists, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the cold-shooting Brooklyn Nets 113-94 on Monday night.
The injury-depleted Nets missed 19 of their first 20 3-point attempts, making it another easy night for the team with the ...
NEW YORK (AP) — D’Angelo Russell credits Brooklyn coach Kenny Atkinson for giving him an extra push this season.
A night after being benched for the entire fourth quarter during a tough loss at Boston, the Nets point guard stepped up with an impressive second-half ...
NEW YORK (AP) — D’Angelo Russell could very well make his first NBA All-Star game appearance next month in Charlotte. After yet another big offensive performance for the surging Brooklyn Nets, the young point guard was quick to credit a key defensive play by one of his teammates.
Russell has 31, Nets run past Kings for 123-94 win
NEW YORK (AP) — When D’Angelo Russell finished punishing the Kings with his offense in the third quarter, the Nets shut them down with their defense.
Add it up, and it made for one lopsided second half.
Russell had 31 points and eight assists, and the surging Nets won their fourth ...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — This winning thing has become a habit for the Brooklyn Nets — and apparently no deficit is too large to overcome lately.
D’Angelo Russell matched his career high with 40 points and the Brooklyn Nets came back after trailing by as many as 21 points to beat the Orlando ...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Celtics had been beating the Brooklyn Nets for years, first in trades and then in games.
With D’Angelo Russell on a roll and Kyrie Irving on the bench in street clothes, Brooklyn finally broke through.
Russell scored 18 of his 34 points in the third quarter ...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Nets already showed they can fight their way out of tough times, having left an eight-game skid behind last month.
So a 19-point deficit certainly wasn’t going to deter them.
D’Angelo Russell scored 23 points, Ed Davis grabbed a season-high 16 rebounds, and the ...
CHICAGO (AP) — D’Angelo Russell is on a roll, and so are the Brooklyn Nets.
Russell scored 28 points, DeMarre Carroll had 20 points off the bench and the Nets beat the Chicago Bulls 117-100 on Sunday for their third straight victory.
Jarrett Allen added 19 and six rebounds as the ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets had the right formula for a winning start to their road trip.
“Defense, defense, defense. I thought we were outstanding defensively,” Brooklyn coach Kenny Atkinson said.
D’Angelo Russell had 23 points and 10 assists, DeMarre Carroll added 20 ...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Nets piled on the points in the first half like never before in Brooklyn, and it turned out they needed almost all of them.
Anthony Davis was that tough to stop in a monstrous return to the lineup.
D’Angelo Russell had 22 points and 13 assists, and the Nets built ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Deandre Ayton was eating breakfast after a short, sleepless night when the reality of NBA life hit the rookie.
In college, he’d have had a break Sunday.
This is the pros.
“I was talking to the coach, I was like, ‘Yo, we’ve got to do this again,’” he ...
NEW YORK (AP) — D’Angelo Russell had 22 points and a career high-tying 13 assists against his former team, and the Brooklyn Nets ran the NBA’s longest winning streak to six games by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 115-110 on Tuesday night.
Joe Harris added 19 points and Spencer Dinwiddie ...
NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers were rallying, trying to send themselves home on a winning note.
The hottest team in the NBA wouldn’t allow it.
The Brooklyn Nets ran their longest winning streak in nearly four years to six games with a 115-110 victory Tuesday ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Brooklyn coach Kenny Atkinson watched the Nets let a 21-point lead slip to two and was reminded of the offensive flaws that sent the team spiraling on an eight-game skid a few weeks ago.
Needing a spark on the offensive end, Atkinson made sure D’Angelo Russell led the ...
Nets end 8-game skid by edging Raptors 106-105 in OT
NEW YORK (AP) — Kawhi Leonard’s short shot went in and out. Fred VanVleet’s 3-pointer went around the rim and spun out.
For 3 1/2 years, the Toronto Raptors had always found a way to beat the Brooklyn Nets.
This time, not one, but two chances just wouldn’t fall.
“Just how the ...
Butler hits another winning 3 as Sixers rally past Nets
NEW YORK (AP) — Jimmy Butler made a 3-pointer with 2.3 seconds remaining to give the Philadelphia 76ers a 127-125 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday.
Butler’s shot from the right wing, similar to the one that beat Charlotte in overtime on Nov. 17, capped Philadelphia’s rally from 20 ...
Russell, Nets add to Miami’s home misery, top Heat 104-92
MIAMI (AP) — The only 3-pointer that the Miami Heat made in the fourth quarter came with just about a minute to go, when Rodney McGruder connected from the right corner.
Problem is, he stepped out of bounds first.
And that sums up things right now for the Heat.
The Brooklyn ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Brooklyn coach Kenny Atkinson thinks the Nets can succeed without Caris LeVert.
They took the first step toward proving it Friday night.
Spencer Dinwiddie scored a season-best 25 points, D’Angelo Russell had 23 and the Nets beat the Washington Wizards 115-104 for ...
LeVert scores 26 to lift Nets past struggling Suns 104-82
PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix was the perfect place for the improving Brooklyn Nets to start a four-game trip, with the two top teams in the West still to come in Denver and Golden State.
The Nets beat the struggling Suns 104-82 Tuesday night and are 6-1 in Arizona since moving from New Jersey to ...
Russell scores 21, Nets defeat sloppy Sixers 122-97
NEW YORK (AP) — D’Angelo Russell snapped out of a slump with 13 of his 21 points in the second half, and the Brooklyn Nets kept the sloppy Philadelphia 76ers winless on the road with a 122-97 victory on Sunday night.
The 76ers committed 28 turnovers, most in the NBA this season, leading to ...
Nets keep turnover-prone 76ers winless on the road
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly half the fourth quarter remained when 76ers coach Brett Brown pulled Joel Embiid from the game.
Embiid wasn’t helping, anyway. In the sloppiest performance in the NBA this season, Philadelphia threw the ball just about everywhere except to its All-Star ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Curry set another NBA record by making seven 3-pointers and finished with 35 points as the Golden State Warriors held on to beat the Brooklyn Nets 120-114 on Sunday.
Kevin Durant added 34 for the Warriors, who appeared on their way to another easy win before the ...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Jrue Holiday and Anthony Davis demonstrated what a decisive, composed and efficient tandem they can be when an opponent suffers a last-minute lapse.
Holiday highlighted a 26-point performance with a pull-up jumper near the foul line with 2 seconds left, Davis stole ...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Life without LeBron James has been harder so far than the Cleveland Cavaliers hoped.
Cleveland fell to 0-4 after a 102-86 loss to Brooklyn on Wednesday night. D’Angelo Russell scored 18 points, Joe Harris added 16 and the Nets outscored the Cavaliers 38-17 in the third ...
NEW YORK (AP) — The rebuilding Brooklyn Nets have finally started to click over the season’s final month.
Allen Crabbe is hoping it’ll carry over to next season.
Crabbe scored 20 of his career-high 41 points in the first quarter and the Nets beat the Chicago Bulls 114-105 on Monday ...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The season may be dragging for some teams at the bottom of the NBA standings, though the Brooklyn Nets are making the most of it.
The Nets put seven players in double figures, including all five starters and ran away from the Orlando Magic in the fourth quarter en ...
TORONTO (AP) — The Raptors weren’t feeling too good about themselves after a fourth-quarter rally gave Toronto its 12th straight win over the Brooklyn Nets.
Kyle Lowry had 25 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds in his 10th triple-double with Toronto, Jonas Valanciunas scored 23 and the ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Nets coach Kenny Atkinson tinkered with his starting lineup, hoping to cure his young team’s recent defensive lapses.
It paid off quickly in a St. Patrick’s Day matchup between the fifth and sixth worst teams in the NBA.
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson scored 23 points in his ...
Howard, Walker help Hornets send Nets to 8th straight loss
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dwight Howard said he was tired. He called his legs “noodly” and “wobbly.”
“My legs and mind wasn’t on the same page,” the Charlotte center explained. “Next time, I’ve got to make sure they’re on the same page so I can get more rebounds for the team and we can get a ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Feeling good after his best performance since knee surgery, D’Angelo Russell was just happy his struggling team won.
Especially because of what it meant to Jahlil Okafor.
Russell scored 22 points, Okafor capped the decisive spurt of the game with a basket against his ...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Playing short-handed because of injuries and a trade, the Brooklyn Nets found a way to hold off Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder.
It was a nice little start to their stay in Mexico.
Caris Levert scored 21 points, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson had 17 and ...
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