No Lottery Dreams For Brooklyn (Thanks Prokhorov)

Thanks to Brooklyn, Sixers fan isn’t so depressed anymore. His team isn’t the worst in the NBA. He can credit that to Joel Embiid who is the hands down Rookie of the Year and the reason the Sixers have hope of being a force the next five years. Ben Simmons hasn’t even taken the floor…

Can The New Nets GM Fix The Disaster?

Before Sean Marks was hired to be the new General Manager for the Brooklyn Nets, he rose up the ranks of the San Antonio Spurs, learning from the premier team building organization in the NBA. It engenders privilege. The exhaustive task to spearhead the Nets reclamation project falls upon Marks who is 40 years old…

Prokhorov’s Ownership Has Been A Nets Disaster

Mikhail Prokhorov, the man who made his billions in the metal industry, and who bought the New Jersey Nets in 2010 and then said they would be title contenders in three years, fired his head coach, Lionel Hollins. Given Prokhorov’s resume, this is the least surprising of the moves he has greenlighted in order to…

Selling the Nets Just Got Easier for Mikhail Prokhorov

The NBA approved the remaining shares of the Brooklyn Nets to be sold to Mikhail Prokhorov Last winter, Mikhail Prokhorov hired investment bankers to explore selling his share of the Brooklyn Nets. In the world of finance, the Nets mediocrity was not a deal breaker; it had little impact. It was the $1.5 billion dollar price…