Harden says Mike D’Antoni was part of reason he wanted to come to Nets — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Mike D’Antoni’s move to Brooklyn was one of the reasons Harden felt comfortable there.

Harden says Mike D’Antoni was part of reason he wanted to come to Nets — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Harden Debuts With Triple-Double, Durant Scores 42, Nets Beat Magic — CBS New York

Harden had no practice time with the Nets and sure didn’t need it, becoming the first player in franchise history to have a triple-double in his debut.

Harden Debuts With Triple-Double, Durant Scores 42, Nets Win — CBS New York

NBA fines Irving $50,000 for health, safety violations — NBC4 WCMH-TV

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving’s absence from the Brooklyn Nets has cost him nearly $1 million. The NBA fined the point guard $50,000 on Friday for violating its health and safety protocols, and said he could return to team activities Saturday. The league added that he would forfeit his salary for each game he […]

NBA fines Irving $50,000 for health, safety violations — NBC4 WCMH-TV

NBA Rumors: Kyrie Irving ‘Furious’ With Nets’ Current Situation — NESN.com

Its safe to say Kyrie Irving isn’t please with his current situation with the Brooklyn Nets. The star point guard has missed a week’s worth of games following the riots in Washington D.C. But apparently, Irving has more issues than that, as he’s sat out the last four games without any indication of when he […]

NBA Rumors: Kyrie Irving ‘Furious’ With Nets’ Current Situation — NESN.com

Does the James Harden trade help the Nets catch the Lakers? — Press Telegram

Editor’s note: This is the Wednesday, Jan. 13 edition of the Purple & Bold Lakers newsletter from reporter Kyle Goon. To receive the newsletter in your inbox, sign up here. A 117-100 drubbing by the Lakers was the final straw in a frayed relationship for Houston and James Harden, who said Tuesday night, “I don’t…

Does the James Harden trade help the Nets catch the Lakers? — Press Telegram

Kevin Durant returns, scores 36, but Thunder beat Nets 129-116 — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 31 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Kevin Durant returns, scores 36, but Thunder beat Nets 129-116 — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Kevin Durant ruled out for Nets game; in Covid-19 health and safety protocol — Daily Republic

Nets star Kevin Durant will not play in Tuesday’s matchup against the Utah Jazz, the team announced. He is out due to the NBA’s coronavirus health and safety protocol. The team did not explain why Durant needed to enter the league’s health and safety protocol; whether he was diagnosed with the virus again or was […]

Kevin Durant ruled out for Nets game; in Covid-19 health and safety protocol — Daily Republic

Durant, Nets look every bit a contender in 125-99 blowout of Warriors — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

The Nets looked like the championship Warriors for a night with impressive ball movement and scoring.

Durant, Nets look every bit a contender in 125-99 blowout of Warriors — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Warriors’ James Wiseman to start at center in season opener vs. Nets — East Bay Times

The Warriors will start rookie James Wiseman at center in Tuesday night’s season opener at Brooklyn, a league source confirmed with the Bay Area News Group. This move signals just how much confidence the Warriors have in Wiseman, who has not played an organized game in 13 months and missed all of preseason after testing…

Warriors’ James Wiseman to start at center in season opener vs. Nets — East Bay Times

Warriors’ Steph Curry says he looks forward to playing Nets’ Kevin Durant in season opener — Monterey Herald

When Stephen Curry sees Kevin Durant make his regular-season debut for the Brooklyn Nets Tuesday night, he doesn’t anticipate a rush of adrenaline because he will be playing his former Warriors teammate. “At the end of the day, it’s just another game,” Curry said Monday. “It’s our first regular-season game, so there’s (already) a lot…

Warriors’ Steph Curry says he looks forward to playing Nets’ Kevin Durant in season opener — Monterey Herald

Kevin Durant looks like Durant of old, which should scare the East, NBA — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Kevin Durant was the best player on the court Friday night in Boston.

Kevin Durant looks like Durant of old, which should scare the East, NBA — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports