Latest Spencer Dinwiddie News

Brooklyn Nets' Kyrie Irving (11) drives past Utah Jazz's Rudy Gobert (27) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Kyrie Irving leads undermanned Nets to 130-96 rout of Jazz

Jan. 5, 2021 11:11 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 20 of his 29 points in the first half to lead the undermanned Brooklyn Nets to a 130-96 win over the Utah Jazz on Tuesday night. Brooklyn, which entered the game having lost two straight and four of five, never trailed. The Nets led 35-14 after the first quarter and...

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) celebrates with guard Kyrie Irving (11) during a timeout in the fourth quarter of the team's NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks, Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020, in New York. The Nets won 145-141. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Irving gets hot in fourth as Nets outscore Hawks 145-141

Dec. 30, 2020 11:10 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — In a game that was almost all about offense, Kyrie Irving just couldn't get into the act. Then in the fourth quarter, he shot the Hawks down from the unbeaten list. Irving shook off three rough quarters to score 17 of his 25 points in the fourth, Kevin Durant had 33 points, 11 rebounds and...

Brooklyn Nets head coach Steve Nash, right, talks with Spencer Dinwiddie during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game against the Boston Celtics, Friday, Dec. 18, 2020, in Boston. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)

Nets' Dinwiddie to have surgery for partially torn right ACL

Dec. 28, 2020 11:40 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Spencer Dinwiddie will have surgery to repair a partially torn ACL in his right knee, an early blow to a Brooklyn Nets team that hoped it had left its injury troubles behind. Dinwiddie was hurt Sunday in Charlotte during the third quarter of the Nets' first loss of the season. The team said...

Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant, right, wears a boot on his left foot after suffering an injury during the team's NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets, Monday, Dec. 28, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Grizzlies lose Morant to ankle injury, beat Nets in overtime

Dec. 28, 2020 11:18 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Ja Morant could barely stand, needing a wheelchair to take him from the court area after spraining his left ankle. Having already lost their first two games, now the Memphis Grizzlies had lost the NBA Rookie of the Year and their best player. “A moment like that can really test you,...

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant drives around Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Nets rest Durant, Irving vs Grizzlies in second of 2 games

Dec. 28, 2020 7:12 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets are resting Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving against Memphis on the second night of their first back-to-back of the season. The Nets announced that Durant would be out early Monday. Irving wasn't added to the injury report until a few hours later. Both players are coming off...

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant shoots during pregame warmups before a preseason NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Net gains: High hopes in Brooklyn with Durant, Irving ready

Dec. 15, 2020 1:10 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving sent expectations soaring when they decided to come to Brooklyn. The Nets can at last try to live up to them. After waiting a year and a half since the free agency haul that transformed their franchise, the Nets finally got their superstar duo on the court in...