Brooklyn Nets Wiretap

Cam Thomas Doubtful For Tuesday Game Against Raptors

Nov 28, 2023 1:24 AM

Cam Thomas has been listed as doubtful for the Brooklyn Nets' game against the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday.

Thomas has been out for the previous three weeks due to a left ankle sprain.

Jacque Vaughn said last week Thomas could return to team activities this week. 

Thomas is leading the Nets in scoring at 26.9 points per game. 

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Ben Simmons Out At Least One More Week With Pinched Nerve In Back

Nov 22, 2023 11:13 PM

Ben Simmons will miss at least one more week due to a pinched nerve in his lower back, the Brooklyn Nets announced.

Simmons has started light individual on-court work. The team will announce another update in 7-10 days.

Cam Thomas is expected to rejoin the team workouts next week after suffering a sprained ankle on November 8. 


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Nets Unlikely To Have Interest In Zach LaVine

Nov 16, 2023 2:16 PM

The Brooklyn Nets are unlikely to pursue a trade for Zach LaVine, sources tell Jake Fischer of Yahoo Sports.

The Nets only have Mikal Bridges and Cam Johnson under guaranteed contracts for the 2025 offseason while LaVine is signed through at least 25-26.

The Chicago Bulls are beginning to evaluate their trade options on LaVine.

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Ben Simmons Out Indefinitely With Nerve Irritation On Left Side Of Body

Nov 14, 2023 4:12 PM

Ben Simmons has been diagnosed with nerve irritation on the lower left side of his body and is out indefinitely.

Simmons has missed the past three games for the Brooklyn Nets.

Simmons is averaging 6.5 points, 10.3 rebounds and 6.7 assists in 31.8 minutes over six games this season.

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Jacque Vaughn: Ben Simmons Will 'Continue To Receive Treatment' For Hip Issue

Nov 11, 2023 1:55 AM

Jacque Vaughn stated that Ben Simmons was still day-to-day with a hip issue.

“He received treatment, and he’ll continue to receive treatment. Just not in the place where all parties around feel comfortable with him playing at the levels that he’s been playing it," said Vaughn.

Simmons missed his second straight game on Friday night against the Celtics.

Simmons is averaging 6.5 points, 6.7 assists, and 10.8 rebounds on the season.


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Cam Thomas Out Two Weeks With Left Ankle Sprain

Nov 9, 2023 2:39 PM

Cam Thomas is expected to miss approximately two weeks with a left ankle sprain.

Thompas has averaged 26.9 points and 3.8 rebounds over eight games this season for the Brooklyn Nets. 

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Nets Sign Keon Johnson To Two-Way Contract

Nov 1, 2023 12:48 AM

The Brooklyn Nets signed Keon Johnson to a two-way deal, sources told Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.

Johnson was most recently waived by the Suns. 

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Cam Johnson Out At Least 10 Days With Calf Strain

Oct 30, 2023 12:09 PM

Cam Johnson will be out at least 10 more days with a left calf strain that was initially diagnosed as a contusion.

Johnson suffered the injury in the Brooklyn Nets' regular season opener on Wednesday. Johnson was previously out with a hamstring strain.

Johnson underwent an MRI on the injury.

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Kyrie Irving: Best Decision Of My Career To Ask For A Trade

Oct 27, 2023 8:35 AM

Ahead of his first game against his former team, Dallas Mavericks guard Kyrie Irving had no regrets about how he left the Brooklyn Nets.

“I was never on bad terms with the organization,’’ Irving said. “I just think there was a lot of chaos and noise, as usual, from the media. I’m not going to blame you guys or anything, but nobody really knew what was going on behind the scenes. I’m sure that people have their sources they go to [about] what was going on and what really happened.”

Irving added that he's happy to with the way things played out. He re-emphasized that he had no problem with the Nets as a team, but that's he happy to be with the Mavericks.

“But for me, it was the best decision of my career to ask for a trade,’’ Irving said. “I knew I needed peace of mind.”

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Nets Exercise 24-25 Options On Cam Thomas, Day'Ron Sharpe

Oct 26, 2023 5:07 PM

The Brooklyn Nets have exercised the fourth-year team options for center Day’Ron Sharpe and guard Cam Thomas.

Sharpe appeared in 48 games (three starts) during the 2022-23 season and averaged 4.7 points and 4.2 rebounds in 11.5 minutes per game.

Thomas played in 57 games (four starts) last season, averaging 10.6 points, 1.7 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 16.6 minutes per contest. The Chesapeake, Va., native saw action in two 2023 postseason games and averaged 3.0 points over 7.8 minutes per game. 

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Nets Waived Kennedy Chandler, Patrick Gardner

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Nets Waive Darius Bazley

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Ben Simmons Reaffirms Desire To Play In Olympics For Australia

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RealGM Radio: Jared Weiss and Jared Dubin On the Atlantic Division (Oct 2023)

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Nets Sign Kameron Hankerson, Trey McGowns To Camp Deals

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Cam Johnson To Miss Start Out Training Camp With Mild Hamstring Strain

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Damian Lillard Expanded Trade List To Bucks, Nets While Resisting Raptors

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Ben Simmons 100 Percent For Start Of Training Camp, Will Do 5-On-5

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Jazz, Bulls, Hornets, Nets Interested In Acquiring Tyler Herro

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RealGM Radio: East Over-Unders With Arturo Galletti (2023-24)

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Nets Sign Jordan Hall, Keifer Sykes

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Ben Simmons: I'm A Point Guard

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One-Year Deal Between Nets, Harry Giles III Is Non-Guaranteed

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Harry Giles III, Nets Agree To One-Year Deal

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Ben Simmons: I Don't Intend To Come Back The Same Player I Was Last Season

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Spencer Dinwiddie Eligible For Four-Year, $128M Extension With Nets

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Nets Sign Trendon Watford To Non-Guaranteed Deal

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Ben Simmons '100% Healthy' After Completing Rehab, Could Start At Point Guard Next Season

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Hawks, Nets, Hornets, Grizzlies, Blazers, Wizards Still Have Full $12.4M Non-Taxpayer MLE

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Patrick Gardner, Nets Agree To Camp Deal

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