Nets’ Cam Johnson, Neil deGrasse Tyson go head-to-head

Science-savvy Nets forward Cam Johnson participated in a unique draft: an improvised space draft with renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. “I have a side hobby in that area and I enjoy it,” Johnson told the Post. “So our team, our marketing group, wanted to see if we could do something with it. And so that […]

Nets’ Cam Thomas puts shooting slump aside to help in other areas

There was a time when Cam Thomas was unable to contribute as he struggled with a shooting slump. But those days may be over, and that’s good news for the Nets. The third-year guard shot just 7-of-23 on Saturday in his second game back from an ankle injury, but still had seven rebounds and, even […]

Cam Thomas’ strong return could force Nets to make tricky decision

It’s not true that the Nets belong to Cam Thomas. He’s probably not the best overall player on a team that has several quality two-way threats. But as Thomas proved once again in his return, the team’s offense may have to run through him. So Thomas doesn’t seem destined to sit on the bench for […]

Cam Thomas nearing return from ankle injury as Nets get healthier

Nets guard Cam Thomas will be playing, albeit sparingly, for the first time in three weeks. Thomas is questionable for Tuesday’s game against Toronto in the NBA in-season tournament because of a sprained left ankle. Brooklyn’s leading scorer hasn’t played since Nov. 8 and has missed the past eight games. Last week, the Nets and […]

Nets’ Cam Johnson finding shooting rhythm after injury-filled start to season

Are you looking for a ray of hope for the Nets, who are 6-8 and on a three-game losing streak? Cam Johnson’s shot might come close. In the wing’s first six games this season, including a seven-game hiatus due to a calf strain, Johnson couldn’t find his stroke. Johnson shot just 33.3 percent this season, […]

Cam Thomas, Ben Simmons injury update for Nets guards

ATLANTA — Nets starters Ben Simmons and Cam Thomas will miss the next few games, but both are feeling better. Simmons has begun light on-court practice, and Thomas is scheduled to begin team activities next week. Simmons has appeared in just 48 of the 132 games he was scheduled to play since joining Brooklyn, missing […]

Cam Johnson finding his game at right time for depleted Nets

With a depleted roster without Cam Thomas and Ben Simmons, the Nets got what they needed from their faltering stars with a 124-104 win over the Magic on Tuesday night. Cam Johnson had his best performance of the season so far, scoring 20 points on 7-of-11 shooting from the field and 3-of-7 from the 3-point […]