Brook Lopez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Nets' Brook Lopez: Will sit out for rest Monday

    CBS Sports "Lopez will sit out Monday's game against the Clippers for rest, Rowan Kavner of Clippers.com reports. The Nets are currently heading into the first game of a back-to-back set, with the Clippers on Monday and a game against the Hawks on Tuesday. " November 14

  • Nets listening to offers for Brook Lopez; Celtics not interested

    Pro Basketball Talk "Brook Lopez is one of the better offensive centers in the NBA. He is very dangerous on the pick-and-pop, can score on the block, gets rebounds, and is a double-double machine when healthy. He also showed off three-point range against the Pistons this week, he hit four threes. Lopez also is not..." November 05

  • Brook Lopez to sit Saturday night vs. Bucks

    NBA.com "Brook Lopez has played 72 and 73 games each of the last two seasons. But the Brooklyn Nets are still looking at their center as a big guy who has had three surgeries on his right foot. Lopez has had his minutes limited in the Nets' first two games and the team announced Saturday afternoon that..." October 29

  • Brook Lopez again attacks Nets previous culture

    Nets Daily "For the second time in a week, Brook Lopez has attacked the lackadaisical and complacent team culture that came before Sean Marks and Kenny Atkinson ... and in an interview the the team's own website. He told Cory Wright... "No more being late, be on time in the training room getting your..." August 10

  • Brook Lopez: Nets have no incentive to tank, just guys who want to win

    New York Post "Brook Lopez has seen a record-setting 0-18 season start. He has seen the Nets assemble a squad they thought championship-worthy. He has seen his share of ups and downs with the Nets. “I’ve only been in the league eight years, but I’ve seen a lot of different things in that time,” Lopez said...." August 05

  • How Jeremy Lin’s strength can sharpen Brook Lopez’s game

    New York Post "Speaking about Jeremy Lin for the first time Friday since his acquisition, Nets coach Kenny Atkinson said it’s not fair to expect Linsanity 2.0. But he did say the 27-year-old point guard will make Brooklyn’s best player better. “We’re so far removed from that. Different program, different..." July 09

  • Kenny Atkinson: Brooklyn Nets "absolutely" not interested in trading Brook Lopez

    Nets Daily "In addition to welcoming Isaiah Whitehead (back) to Brooklyn, Kenny Atkinson talked about a number of things Tuesday, but his most vigorous comment was in response to a question about Brook Lopez's future... The reason for the question is obvious. At his press conference, Atkinson said both..." June 29

  • Bulls' coach Hoiberg accidentally calls his new Lopez 'Brook'

    The Score "Robin Lopez is a good player - some would even argue the best player in last week's trade that sent Derrick Rose from the Chicago Bulls to the New York Knicks - but he's often second fiddle to his twin brother Brook of the Brooklyn Nets. Even Bulls head coach Fred Hoiberg got confused during a..." June 27