Latest Steve Nash News

Nets drop first game without Durant, fall to Cavs 114-107

Jan. 17, 2022 18:53 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kevin Durant wasn't there to make the big shot, snatch the key rebound or take over like he's done countless times. The Brooklyn Nets knew life would be challenging without their superstar. On Monday, that became reality — and their foreseeable...

East-leading Bulls opening eyes, next up: suprising Memphis

Jan. 16, 2022 12:43 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The “MVP! MVP!” chants are ringing out in Chicago once again, this time for Bulls star DeMar DeRozan as fans have something to cheer about in the Windy City. The resurgent Bulls (27-14) are one of the surprising stories in the NBA, opening eyes sitting atop the...

Nets rout Pelicans but lose Durant to sprained left knee

Jan. 15, 2022 23:43 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden believes the Brooklyn Nets may be experiencing some bad luck despite their standing near the top of the Eastern Conference. The All-Star guard had 27 points, 15 assists and eight rebounds as the Nets cruised to a 120-105 victory over the New Orleans...

Kevin Durant leaves Nets' game with sprained left knee

Jan. 15, 2022 22:24 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant missed the second half of Brooklyn's game against New Orleans on Saturday night after spraining his left knee in a collision. The NBA's scoring leader left with 5:38 remaining in the second quarter and the Nets announced at halftime that he wouldn't...

While waiting on Irving, Nets still searching for answers

Jan. 14, 2022 02:07 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Instead of taking a big shot, James Harden wants to deliver one — right into Kyrie Irving's arm. If Irving gets vaccinated against the coronavirus, the Brooklyn Nets become an almost unstoppable offense with three of the most dynamic scorers in the NBA. ...

Gilgeous-Alexander, Dort lead Thunder past Nets, 130-109

Jan. 14, 2022 00:00 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden had the look of a man who needed rest, even before explaining how he felt. “Tired,” he said. “Exhausted.” That wasn't because he just played a basketball game. The Nets are worn down from a rough stretch of travel,...

With Harden back, Nets' Big Three available against Bulls

Jan. 12, 2022 21:26 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets will have all three superstars available for just the second time this season when they meet the Eastern Conference-leading Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night. James Harden was ready after missing a game because of a hyperextended left knee. So was...

With Harden out, Trail Blazers down the Nets 114-108

Jan. 11, 2022 01:54 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Anfernee Simons had 23 points and 11 assists, and the short-handed Portland Trail Blazers took advantage of James Harden's absence for a 114-108 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night. Harden was out with a hyperextended left knee. Kyrie Irving...

Nets edge Spurs on Thomas' OT basket to end 5-game home skid

Jan. 09, 2022 15:52 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets just needed any home win, so they weren't about to complain when one that appeared to be coming easily almost didn't come at all. A blown lead late in regulation resulted in five more minutes, but it finally ended with their first win at Barclays...

Durant says he won't lobby Nets' Irving to get vaccinated

Jan. 07, 2022 23:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant reiterated Friday that he won't lobby teammate Kyrie Irving to get vaccinated against the coronavirus so he could be eligible to play in all the Brooklyn Nets' games. In fact, he won't even ask his close friend why he refuses to get the shot. ...