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21-61, 4th in Atlantic

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

The Nets still have around $40 million in cap space to address other needs including a starting PF, wing help, shooting help and reserve help.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

It certainly doesn't hurt that Jeremy Lin brings relevancy and fan interest to the Nets, who desperately needed any sort of spark in that department given how low their TV ratings were.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Jeremy Lin reunites with his former assistant in New York when Linsanity began, Nets coach Kenny Atkinson. Lin credits Atkinson a lot for his development as a player.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Jeremy Lin announced on Twitter he will be joining the Nets. ESPN's Marc Stein reports it's a three-year, $36 million contract. Brooklyn gets a point guard.

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Representatives for Dion Waiters fielded interest from Kings, Nets, Sixers, Bulls, Heat and OKC on Thursday, per a source. The shooting guard showed he could contribute to a winner this year with the Thunder.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

As ESPN's Ian Begley reported, the Nets are in on Portland restricted free agent G Allen Crabbe. The Blazers have said they'll match any offer for the perimeter scoring threat.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Free agent PG Brandon Jennings will work out for the Nets on Friday morning at UCLA, per Chris Broussard. Brooklyn needs a PG.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

After not picking up Jarrett Jack's option and Wayne Ellington's opt out, the Nets have $55 million in cap space heading into free agency.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

With Wayne Ellington opting for free agency, the Nets currently have the following players under contract: Brook Lopez, Bojan Bogdanovic, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, Chris McCullough and Sean Kilpatrick. They drafted Caris LeVert and Isaiah Whitehead and qualified Markel Brown, making him a restricted free agent. Rebuilding Brooklyn's needs are vast starting with a PG and a PF. They also need shooting, bigs and depth.

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19hMike Mazzeo

Nets waive PG Jack after attempts to trade him

The Nets, after attempting to trade Jarrett Jack and facing a Thursday deadline on his team option, decided to waive the point guard.

Bobby Bonilla and a history of dead money deals (1:00)

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

The Nets have officially waived PG Jarrett Jack.

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20hNBA Insiders

5-on-5: Should Nets trade Brook Lopez?

Brooklyn has already moved one veteran piece in Thaddeus Young this offseason. Should Brook Lopez be next? Our NBA Insiders debate the future of the Nets.

Where could Jeremy Lin end up? (1:05)

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Two names to keep an eye out for with Brooklyn as free agency approaches are Jeremy Lin and Kent Bazemore, who both got better under Nets coach Kenny Atkinson while he was an assistant in New York (Lin) and Atlanta (Bazemore).

Stats & Info

Teams with lots of money to spend

The Lakers have plenty of cap space to work with this summer, as do the 76ers and Nets. The Celtics, Magic, Mavericks and Rockets could also be poised to make noise on the market.

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1dZach Lowe

5 things to watch for in free agency

With the salary cap going through the roof and most teams having money to burn, the NBA's silly season -- which starts Friday -- will not disappoint.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

The Nets let Willie Reed become an unrestricted free agent, and the journeyman big man thanked the team and Brooklyn fans via social media.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Nets have tendered G Markel Brown making him a restricted free agent per ESPN's Zach Lowe.

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2dZach Lowe

Hill leads potential free-agent steals

Everyone knows who this year's biggest free-agent prizes are, but Solomon Hill and others make up a group of players who could turn into big bargains on the open market.

Team Stats

Points Per Game98.626th
Rebounds Per Game42.423rd
Assists Per Game22.315th
Points Allowed106.024th

Team History


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