Tag: Brooklyn Nets
The agreement to buy the team and arena from Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov may be announced soon, says a person close to the matter.
Durant, who signed a four-year deal worth $164 million with the Brooklyn Nets last month, was injured in game five of the NBA Finals after trying to make a comeback from a previous injury.
The Sixers ruthlessly dispatched Brooklyn to claim a 4-1 series victory at Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center.
The Nets were also reliant on a big performance from their bench, with three players delivering double-digit displays to boost their offence.
Harden has scored at least 30 points in 18 straight games and has reached 40 in nine of the last 12.
The 22-year-old point guard reminded the Lakers of his talents with a decisive contribution to lead the Nets to victory at Brooklyn's Barclays Centre.
According to a report, Jimmy Butler is hoping to leave the Minnesota Timberwolves to join one of the Brooklyn Nets, New York Knicks, and Los Angeles Clippers.
Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov on Thursday completed the sale of a 49% stake in the NBA franchise to one of the founders of Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba, the NBA franchise announced in a statement.
The Miami Heat ended the Boston Celtics' 16-game winning streak, while Russell Westbrook led the Oklahoma City Thunder to a stunning victory over the Golden State Warriors.