Submitted by bcouch on October 23, 2012 - 10:25pm
At Tuesday's practice at the PNY Center in East Rutherford, N.J., Brooklyn Nets coach Avery Johnson spoke about Wednesday's game against the Knicks.
BROOKLYN, N.Y.—The Brooklyn Nets have requested waivers on guard Stephen Dennis, Nets General Manager Billy King announced today. Dennis was signed to the training camp roster on September 17 after spending the previous season playing overseas.
In three appearances with the Nets this preseason, Dennis played 21 minutes, scoring two points with a rebound and a steal.
The Nets roster currently stands at 17.
TNT announcer Marv Albert grew up playing stickball and stoopball and roller hockey on the streets of Brooklyn's Brighton and Manhattan Beach neighborhoods, calling "Car!" when they needed to clear the pavement. But weekends were for schoolyard basketball, all day every day.
Monday afternoon, NBA.com released the results of their 11th annual GM survey, in which the league's 30 general managers chime in with responses to 57 different questions about the upcoming season. With a new arena opening and an overhauled roster, the Brooklyn Nets earned recognition in several categories, notably an overwhelming selection as the league's "Most Improved" team and 13.3% of the vote as Atlantic Division winner. Here's the breakdown: