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Lopez on ex-Nets teammate Blatche playing for Gilas: 'It's a natural partnership'

May 29, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Brook Lopez is all praise for Andray Blatche who has been reinforcing the Philippine team since 2014

BACK IN MANILA. Brook Lopez (C) stands with AXA Philippines President and CEO Rahul Hora (L) and NBA Philippines Managing Director Carlo Singson in his return to Manila for the first time since 2012. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

WATCH: Brook Lopez is a fan of Jollibee spaghetti

May 29, 2017 - 6:46 PM

The Brooklyn Nets center is partial to the popular sweet style pasta a Filipino favorite

JOLLIBEE FAN. Brook Lopez is a fan of the famous Filipino fast food chain. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Brook Lopez says Kobe Paras a 'role model' for chasing NBA dream

May 29, 2017 - 2:47 PM

He s being a great role model for the younger players here says the Brooklyn Nets big man during his visit to the Philippines

CHASE YOUR DREAMS. Brook Lopez says it's great to see Kobe Paras chasing his NBA dream in America. Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images/AFP

Joel Embiid has career night as 76ers beat Nets

Dec 19, 2016 - 11:29 AM

Joel Embiid scores 33 points grabs 10 rebounds and blocks 3 shots as the 76ers snap an 8 game home losing streak

THE PROCESS. Sixers fans were worried after Joel Embiid was seen rubbing his knee, but called it "nothing." File photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Lakers' Nance devastates Brook Lopez with poster dunk

Dec 15, 2016 - 3:15 PM

Larry Nance Jr leaps from the dotted line and overpowers the Brooklyn Nets 7 footer with brutal force

LOOK AT THE BRIGHT SIDE. At least Brook Lopez got a nice view of Larry Nance Jr's one-handed stuff. Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images/AFP

Hawks crush Nets to advance in playoffs

May 02, 2015 - 1:09 PM

Kyle Korver drains 6 triples for 20 points while Paul Millsap scores 25 points with 9 rebounds and 6 assists in the series clinching win

SOARING. Kyle Korver goes up for a three-pointer against the defense of Alan Anderson. Photo from the NBA's Facebook page

NBA wRap: Nets, Bucks, Blazers stay alive

Apr 28, 2015 - 2:56 PM

Brooklyn ties their series vs Atlanta at 2 2 while Milwaukee and Portland both live to fight another day

POINT DEMI-GODS? (L-R) Point guards Deron Williams, Michael Carter-Williams, and Damian Lillard all had stellar outings to keep their teams' playoff hopes alive. Photos from the NBA's official Facebook page

NBA wRap: Nets, Bucks stay alive; Dubs, Griz dominate

Apr 26, 2015 - 2:00 PM

Brooklyn and Milwaukee stave off elimination Golden State sweeps New Orleans and Memphis takes care of business in Portland

Stephen Curry (L) and the rest of the Warriors advance to the second round while Jerryd Bayless (R) and the Bucks live to fight another day. Photos from NBA's Official Facebook page

NBA wRap: Hawks, Griz go up 2-0; Spurs tie Clips

Apr 23, 2015 - 3:23 PM

Atlanta fends off Brooklyn Memphis claw down bang up Griz and a milestone night for San Antonio s Tim Duncan

ELITE. Tim Duncan scores 25 points in Game 2 and becomes 1 of only 5 players in NBA history to score 5,000 playoff points. Photo from the NBA's Official Facebook page

Brooklyn Nets move to within a game of a playoff spot

Mar 22, 2015 - 3:22 PM

The eleventh seed Brooklyn Nets moved to within one game of the eighth seed Boston Celtics with a win over the Indiana Pacers

Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez celebrate the Nets' victory, which moved the team to within a game of the eighth seed Celtics. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

East: Hawks even series as Nets stave off ouster

Apr 30, 2013 - 3:02 PM

Josh Smith led Atlanta to a win over Indiana while Brook Lopez pushed Brooklyn in beating Chicago

EVEN. The Hawks evened their series with the Pacers. Photo from Pacers' Facebook page.

NBA Eastern Conference playoff preview

Apr 21, 2013 - 8:41 AM

Will LeBron get his 2nd straight MVP and NBA championship titles? We preview the Eastern Conference playoff picture