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Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets: Charlotte Hornets agree to trade all-star center

A person familiar with the situation says the Charlotte Hornets have agreed to trade eight-time All-Star center Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets for center Timofey Mozgov and two future second-round draft picks.

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Ex-Net Jayson Williams turning troubled past into brighter future

Williams was once told by his sponsor that he’d messed up so bad that he could only become one of two things: a warning or an example.

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The Phoenix Suns got what they earned: The top pick in the NBA draft

The worst team in the league got what it earned — the top pick in next month’s NBA draft.

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Nets fall to Celtics, 110-97, to close out season

The Nets’ season is officially in the books.

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Allen Crabbe’s career-high 41 lifts Nets to third straight win

It was the Nets’ first three-game winning streak this season.

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Nets hit 24 threes, one shy of NBA record, in rout of Bulls

Acy helped the Brooklyn Nets set a franchise record with 24 3-pointers in a 124-96 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night.

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Allen Crabbe hits back-to-back clutch three’s in Nets win

Crabbe scored 25 points.

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D’Angelo Russell burned by Reggie Jackson as Nets fall to Pistons

Reggie Jackson scored 29 points and Stanley Johnson added 17 for the Pistons.

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Nets beat Magic, 111-104, as 7 players top double figures

D’Angelo Russell and Caris LeVert each scored 16 points to lead the Nets over the Magic Wednesday night.

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LeBron, Cavs continue climb up standings with win over Nets

LeBron James finished with 37 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists in 38 minutes.

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Kyle Lowry records triple-double as Raptors edge Nets, 116-112

Lowry had 25 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds.

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Allen Crabbe, Caris LeVert each score 22 as Nets beat Grizzlies

The Nets have now won back-to-back games for the first time since late January.

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Joel Embiid leads 76ers past Nets, 120-116

Embiid had 24 points and a career-high 19 rebounds.

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Second-half collapse dooms Nets in 116-102 loss to Raptors

Jonas Valanciunas dominated the Nets, finishing with 26 points and 14 rebounds.

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D’Angelo Russell’s 26 not enough as Nets fall to 76ers, 120-97

Joel Embiid scored 21 points, Robert Covington added 19, and the Philadelphia 76ers routed the Brooklyn Nets 120-97 on Sunday night.

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Allen Crabbe carries Nets over Hornets, 125-111

Crabbe made his first six 3-point attempts and finished with 29 points.

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The NBA’s mission isn’t to stop tanking. It’s to stop anyone from talking about it.

Every year, the subject of NBA teams tanking for the best possible draft position becomes a hot topic. And every year, the league does everything it can to stop people from talking about it. Everything, that is, except putting in any substantial reforms to actually stop it.

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Stephen Curry scores 34 points as Nets lose to Warriors

Curry scored 34 points with six 3-pointers.

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Nets drop ninth straight road game with 123-120 loss to Clippers

The Clippers were reeling.

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Kings outlast Nets, 116-111, in overtime

Bogdanovic made a go-ahead short runner from the baseline with 1:06 left in OT.

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