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Utah Jazz Preview: Playoffs or Bust

Posted on 19 Sep, 2016, by in NBA

After four consecutive seasons of missing the playoffs, including one very close call in 2016, the Utah Jazz did the necessary changes in the offseason to put the team in an even better position to compete, adding Joe Johnson, Boris Diaw and George Hill to their core of Gordon Hayward, Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors. More

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NBA Rumors: Utah Jazz Have a 1-2 Years Max to Decide If They’re Serious Or Not

Posted on 6 Sep, 2016, by in NBA

The Utah Jazz have built themselves a nice team with Gordon Hayward and Rudy Gobert the center of their pretty long rebuild, almost reaping some reward (making the playoffs) last season. However, a franchise that hates spending and fears the luxury tax like dogs avoid vacuum cleaners, a few tough decisions are coming up. More

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NBA Rumors – Miami Heat Offense With Joe Johnson is Scorching

Posted on 20 Mar, 2016, by in NBA

The Miami Heat have the best offense in the NBA since Joe Johnson came over via trade. Dwyane Wade is often playing smartly and within the system instead of forcing things. Hassan Whiteside and Josh Richardson are one of the, if not the best, bench duos in the NBA. But this is the regular season, nothing more. More

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NBA Rumors – Cleveland Cavaliers & Miami Heat Waiting for the Joe Johnson Buyout

Posted on 21 Feb, 2016, by in NBA

One of the more interesting pending developments in the NBA right now is the possibility of the Brooklyn Nets buying out Joe Johnson, which would send a lot of teams after the veteran, with the Miami Heat and Cleveland Cavaliers at the top of the list. More

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NBA Rumors – Brooklyn Nets Might Release Joe Johnson Before the End of the Season

Posted on 2 Dec, 2015, by in NBA

In his final season of a huge contract, Joe Johnson knows that he’s not going to winning anything with the Brooklyn Nets. Playoffs? Maybe, but that’s not one of his goals in the final seasons or days of his career. More

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NBA Rumors – Cleveland Cavaliers & Brooklyn Nets Interested in Joe Johnson & Brendan Haywood Trade

Posted on 6 Jul, 2015, by in NBA

Turns out the Cleveland Cavaliers aren’t done adding huge contracts to the list, trying to work out some kind of deal with the Brooklyn Nets in order to acquire Joe Johnson, while getting rid of Brendan Haywood in the process. More

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NBA Rumors – Brooklyn Nets & Memphis Grizzlies Interested in Joe Johnson Trade?

Posted on 30 Jun, 2015, by in NBA

Just when you thought the Brooklyn Nets weren’t going to be able to get rid of Joe Johnson and his awful contract, come the Memphis Grizzlies in what might turn out to be a pretty big and surprising trade. More

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Brooklyn Nets – Trying to Feel Optimistic About a Dark Future

Posted on 3 May, 2015, by in NBA

The five year plan failed. The Brooklyn Nets failed to get past the conference semifinals, and lost twice in the first round. Now it’s time to think about moving forward with the shackles of Joe Johnson and Deron Williams’ contracts, and generally trying to rebuild or retool without any draft picks. More

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Bucks Over Nets – Brandon Knight Makes it More Complicated Than it Should Be

Posted on 20 Nov, 2014, by in NBA

The Milwaukee Bucks are doing what they’re not supposed to do, which is win a lot of games, beating the Brooklyn Nets 122-118 on the road in a triple overtime game that had Brandon Knight having an unbelievable layup miss that almost cost his team the game, but also a clutch three pointer that kept them alive in the second overtime. More

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Nets Over Knicks – The Bad and Worse of New York City

Posted on 8 Nov, 2014, by in NBA

The first game in the so-so Big Apple rivalry between the Brooklyn Nets and the New York Knicks went to the Nets, winning 110-99 behind a very good game from Deron William and Brook Lopez, while Carmelo Anthony put on his worst performance of this short season. More