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Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Nets in nickname game? Plenty of options

By Mike Mazzeo

The NBA is considering having the Nets and Heat where jerseys with their nicknames on the back for one of their four meetings this season.

A look at Brooklyn's players nicknames:

Deron Williams: D-Will
Joe Johnson: Joe Cool, JJ, Iso Joe (though they're not going to use this one)
Paul Pierce: The Truth
Kevin Garnett: KG, The Big Ticket, The Kid
Brook Lopez: B-Lo (there has to be something better, no?)
Jason Terry: Jet
Andrei Kirilenko: AK-47
Andray Blatche: Dray, Baltche (for his Wizards uniform which was spelled wrong)
Reggie Evans: The Joker
Shaun Livingston: Sdot
Alan Anderson: A-Squared
Mirza Teletovic: MT3, Fearza
Tornike Shengelia: Toko
Tyshawn Taylor: Teey
Mason Plumlee: Mase

What do you think about the nickname jerseys? Let us know in the comments section.