Jason Collins Signing With Brooklyn Nets Is Latest In Pro Sports’ Push Towards Equality
Jason Collins

Jason Collins, an openly gay basketball player, has signed a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets. With the move, Collins becomes the first openly-gay player in NBA history and the first openly-gay active player in any of the four major sports. This […]

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Paul Pierce didn’t shy away from how he felt following the Brooklyn Nets‘ disappointing Game 2 loss to the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night. “We gave them everything they wanted – 50 points in the paint, [19] offensive rebounds,” said Pierce. “We were a […]

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Paul Pierce Brooklyn Nets

The Brooklyn Nets topped the Toronto Raptors on Saturday afternoon to kick off the 2014 NBA Playoffs, 94-87. The Nets were aided by a throwback crunch-time performance by Paul Pierce, who scored nine-straight points for Brooklyn starting at the 2:57 […]

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We all know how the NBA playoffs work by now. Each series is a best-of-seven, with 16 victories resulting in the ultimate prize, a world championship. To reach that pinnacle is an extended process to say the least, and if you […]

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As the Brooklyn Nets prepare for Game 1 of their first round playoff series against the Toronto Raptors on Saturday afternoon, they will find themselves faced with an exorbitant amount of questions. Inevitably, one of them will pertain to coach Jason Kidd, and it will posed […]

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In the Big Apple, there’s always been just one NBA team that’s truly mattered – the New York Knicks. But entering the 2014 postseason, a unique scenario will arise in the basketball-crazed city. Only two regular seasons after relocating from […]

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Trevor Lowry is a Senior Writer and Copy Editor at RantSports.com. If you’re a tweeter feel free to follow him @TheTrevorLowry or add him to your network on Google.

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Don’t look now, but the NBA playoffs are less than a week away. Every head coach is well aware that things are about to get more real than they have been all season long, including Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd. So with just three games […]

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