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Frank Done?

April 3, 2009 | By: Patrick Hickey, Jr.

Everyone in the NBA knew going into the season that the Nets were in the middle of a rebuilding scheme and weren’t expected to be much more than cellar-dwellers.
However at times, they actually looked like a playoff team and one that had a ton of potential.
Not many teams are in a situation to have […]

Time Running Out for Playoff Run…Still Moving to Brooklyn?

March 27, 2009 | By: Patrick Hickey, Jr.

The difficulty of the rest of the schedule the New Jersey Nets have this season can be looked at in two different ways.
With games against Boston, Orlando and the Lakers over the next few weeks, the Nets know they will have to rise to the next level against those teams or lay in the land […]

What is Sean Williams Thinking?

March 20, 2009 | By: Patrick Hickey, Jr.

What is Sean Williams thinking?
Just after getting his act together and finding his way back into the Nets rotation, Williams goes and gets himself in hot water after allegedly throwing a computer monitor and damaging other electronic equipment during a dispute at a cell phone store in Colorado. Damages were estimated at between $1,200 […]

Things Getting Tougher For New Jersey

March 13, 2009 | By: Patrick Hickey, Jr.

The New Jersey Nets know things are getting down to the wire.
They know that things aren’t in their favor either.
In the middle of a four-game road trip, the Nets have already lost to Golden State a team that by all means they should have been able to defeat, but thanks in part to a […]

Nets Bench the Key

March 6, 2009 | By: Patrick Hickey, Jr.

Lets face it, despite how good the duo of Devin Harris and Vince Carter have been and regardless of how much Brook Lopez has progressed this season, the Nets have been hard-pressed to find a consistent presence from the other two spots in the lineup.
Bobby Simmons showed some flair against the Bulls last week, […]

Nets Running Out of Time, Sean Williams the Answer?

February 27, 2009 | By: Patrick Hickey, Jr.

Even though the cast is a bit different this season for the New Jersey Nets, things are beginning to look awfully familiar.
On the outside of the playoff picture looking in, the Nets understand they are running out of time and have to step up their game. Otherwise the only way they’ll make the playoffs […]

Anderson Needs to Prove Himself, Who Plays Power Forward?

February 20, 2009 | By: Patrick Hickey, Jr.

When Ryan Anderson was drafted by the Nets this summer, some of the pundits and critics in the league expected him to develop faster than Brook Lopez, the center the team drafted to solve their problems up the middle. While that hasn’t exactly happened, with Lopez catching most of the spotlight from the press […]

Nets Licking Wounds Over All-Star Weekend

February 13, 2009 | By: Patrick Hickey, Jr.

With Yi Jianlian, Bobby Simmons and Eduardo Najera all on the shelf and Vince Carter dealing with injuries of his own, the Nets may need this break more than any other team in the NBA.
Sure, they don’t have the injuries of some other teams in the league, but the bench especially has been hurt […]

Nets Crave Another K-Mart

February 6, 2009 | By: Patrick Hickey, Jr.

For many Nets fans, Kenyon Martin will always be the one that got away.
At one time, Martin was one of the core players on a Nets team that finished first in the Atlantic Division. It was before the arrival of Vince Carter and Devin Harris and before Byron Scott got the ax in favor […]

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