2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
8-6, 3rd in Atlantic
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1dMalika Andrews

Harden drops 30-point triple-double in Nets debut

James Harden became the first NBA player ever to drop a 30-point triple-double in his debut for a team. He had 32 points, 14 assists and 12 rebounds in his first game for the Nets.

Harden: 'I'm very unselfish' (0:48)
Harden notches triple-double in debut with Nets (1:55)
Durant drops first 40-point game since return (1:59)

Harden debuts with triple-double, Durant scores 42, Nets win

— James Harden delivered 32 points and a triple-double in his Brooklyn debut, Kevin Durant scored a season-high 42 points in his first game back with his former teammate, and the Nets showed off their potent potential in a 122-115 victory over the...

Harden cooks up step-back for first 3-pointer as a Net (0:23)
Ref accidentally refers to Nets as New Jersey (0:32)
Durant glides to rim for the jam (0:16)
Harden's behind-the-back dime leads to Green's 3-pointer (0:23)
Harden starts to heat up for the Nets (0:27)
Harden's first Nets points come at the line (0:40)
Harden draws three defenders, finds Perry for easy bucket (0:22)
Harden dishes it to Durant for and-1 (0:22)
Harden warms up before Nets debut (0:20)

Marks: Who wins this weekend in the NFL?

Anita Marks reacts to all the news in NYC this week with Harden going to the Nets, Robert Saleh joining the Jets and the Yankees signing DJ LeMahieu on 98.7 ESPN. Plus, ESPN's Bill Barnwell joins to preview the NFL Divisional Round slate.


Rothenberg: NFL Playoffs & NYC Sports

Dave reacts to a busy sports weekend on 98.7 ESPN. DJ LeMahieu is back with the Yankees. Robert Saleh is the head coach of the Jets. Harden joins the Nets. And the NFL Divisional Round kicks off.


Hour 1: Coaching Carousel Spins Along

Mike and Chiney react to the new head coaching hire by the Jets. Will Robert Saleh turn things around in East Rutherford? Plus, how will James Harden fit in to the fold in Brooklyn? Should the Jaguars have gone with Urban Meyer? Ariel Helwani talks UFC, but mostly about his Buffalo Bills.

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2dMalika Andrews

Kyrie to remain out Sat. due to league protocols

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving, who has missed the past five games due to personal reasons, will remain out Saturday against the Magic due to the league's health and safety protocols.

Charles Barkley: 'It's time for Kyrie to grow up' (1:23)
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2dMalika Andrews

Harden: No disrespect to Rockets on way out

New Nets guard James Harden says he doesn't believe he was disrespectful to anyone at the end of his career in Houston but regrets the way the situation unfolded.


The Max Kellerman Show Hour 1: Jets and Jags Get Their Guy

Max on the breaking news of the Nets fining Kyrie Irving $50k for violating COVID policies. Former Jet, Bart Scott, stops by to talk about the Jets hiring of Robert Saleh and what it means for Sam Darnold. Max feels the Saints may be better than the Bucs but don't sleep on Antonio Brown. Is Ben Simmons going to stay in Philly long or get traded?

Harden defends Rockets criticism, excited for a new start (1:22)

Team Stats

Points Per Game118.93rd
Rebounds Per Game46.09th
Assists Per Game26.08th
Points Allowed113.122nd

Team History