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NetsDaily Jan 14, 2021
Trade Grades start to roll in, and they are decidedly mixed

Trade Grades start to roll in, and they are decidedly mixed

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Any trade nowadays gets graded, from swaps of second rounders on up. And of course, the Nets acquisition of James Harden, part of a four-team deal, is going to get a lot of attention. So here are the grades ... so far. They range from A to D. ESPN - Kevin Pelton (D) It’s impossible not to look at this trade in the context of Kyrie Irving’s absence from the Nets for personal reasons for the past week. Harden’s fit in Brooklyn seemed questionable when the Nets already had both Irving and a healthy Kevin Durant as shot-creators....
ClutchPoints Jan 16, 2021
Kevin Durant provides strong answer to Nets’ chemistry questions

Kevin Durant provides strong answer to Nets’ chemistry questions

One of the biggest questions following the trade that brought James Harden to the Brooklyn Nets was how his addition would impact the team’s chemistry. Kevin Durant had a very strong answer to that following Harden’s debut. Kevin Durant says that the Nets veteran experience and high-basketball IQ will be huge for this team. He […] The post Kevin Durant provides strong answer to Nets’ chemistry questions appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 15, 2021
Where do Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kyrie Irving rank among greatest NBA Big 3s of all time?

Where do Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kyrie Irving rank among greatest NBA Big 3s of all time?

James Harden is officially- and finally- a Brooklyn Net. The Harden saga in Houston ended on Wednesday, as the Nets and Rockets were finally able to come to an agreement in a huge blockbuster trade that left Brooklyn’s bench depleted. Regardless of that, the Nets have their eyes on set on an NBA title run. […] The post Where do Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kyrie Irving rank among greatest NBA Big 3s of all time? appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 14, 2021
Kevin Durant the only unselfish player of Nets trio with Kyrie Irving, James Harden, claims Charles Barkley

Kevin Durant the only unselfish player of Nets trio with Kyrie Irving, James Harden, claims Charles Barkley

As expected, Thursday’s episode of NBA on TNT focused on the blockbuster trade that sent James Harden to the Brooklyn Nets to form a scary trio with Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Charles Barkley revealed his first impression about the league’s newest Big 3. Sure enough, the straight-shooting TNT analyst offered his skepticism right away. […] The post Kevin Durant the only unselfish player of Nets trio with Kyrie Irving, James Harden, claims Charles Barkley appeared first on ClutchPoints.

GM: KD, Kyrie committed to jelling with Harden

Nets GM Sean Marks said Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving are committed to making the team's new Big Three jell on the court.
Nothin' But Nets Jan 14, 2021

Nets: What will Caris LeVert’s Brooklyn legacy be?

Caris LeVert leaves quite a legacy in Brooklyn after the James Harden trade. The Brooklyn Nets made one of the most seismic trades in league history, bringing in James Harden to play alongside Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Unfortunately, Brooklyn had to part ways with most of their depth pieces to help this deal come […] Nets: What will Caris LeVert’s Brooklyn legacy be? - Nothin But Nets - Nothin But Nets - Brooklyn Nets News and Fan Community
ClutchPoints Jan 15, 2021
Rumor: Kevin Durant warned James Harden against playing for Warriors’ Steve Kerr

Rumor: Kevin Durant warned James Harden against playing for Warriors’ Steve Kerr

With the whole James Harden trade saga coming to an end on Wednesday, rumors have now emerged regarding the Golden State Warriors and their role in the rumors. As it turns out, however, former Dubs star and Harden’s new Brooklyn Nets teammate Kevin Durant allegedly told Harden early on that based on his own experience, […] The post Rumor: Kevin Durant warned James Harden against playing for Warriors’ Steve Kerr appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Nothin' But Nets Jan 16, 2021

Nets: 3 free agents to sign after James Harden mega trade

The James Harden trade has left the Nets without a ton of depth. The Brooklyn Nets pulled off the impossible, acquiring James Harden from the Houston Rockets in order to form one of the best “ big threes” in league history between Harden, Kevin Durant, and Kyrie Irving. Over the last 10 seasons, Kyrie Irving, […] Nets: 3 free agents to sign after James Harden mega trade - Nothin But Nets - Nothin But Nets - Brooklyn Nets News and Fan Community
NetsDaily Jan 16, 2021
FILM STUDY: Keys to making the James Harden, Kyrie Irving, and Kevin Durant trio work

FILM STUDY: Keys to making the James Harden, Kyrie Irving, and Kevin Durant trio work

Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/ Set to make his Nets debut as soon as all seven players involved in Thursday’s blockbuster trade, pass their physicals, James Harden will join forces with Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant to form one of the most intriguing Big Three’s in NBA history. Though the group is comprised of three top-end scorers (and two former MVPs), there is work to be done to ensure that Brooklyn’s starry trio functions as a harmonious unit, avoiding that dreaded turn-taking that can doom so many promising ballclubs. In this video, Matt hops into the time...

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