Billy King Brooklyn Nets
Seasons: 12
Playoffs: 7
Division Titles: 1
Conference Titles: 1
NBA Titles: 0
  Best transaction: Traded Devin Harris, forward Derrick Favors, two first-round picks and cash to Utah for guard Deron Williams in February 23, 2011
Worst transaction: Traded Bruce Bowen, Larry Hughes and Billy Owens to the Golden State Warriors for Toni Kukoc from the Chicago Bulls on February 22, 2001
Executive of the Year: Never
TRANSACTIONS:
SEASON 2013-14
March 28 2014
Signed guard Jorge Gutierrez for the remainder of the season.
March 17 2014
Signed guard Jorge Gutierrez to a second 10-day contract.
March 15 2014
Signed center Jason Collins for the remainder of the season.
March 6 2014
Signed guard Jorge Gutierrez to a 10-day contract.
March 5 2014
Signed center Jason Collins to a second 10-day contract.
February 23 2014
Signed center Jason Collins to a 10-day contract.
February 19 2014
Traded guard Jason Terry and forward Reggie Evans to the Sacramento Kings for guard Marcus Thornton.
January 21 2014
Traded forward Tornike Shengelia to the Chicago Bulls for guard Marquis Teague. Traded guard Tyshawn Taylor to the New Orleans Pelicans for the draft rights to Edin Bavcic.
October 26 2013
Waived guard Jorge Gutierrez and forwards Chris Johnson and Adonis Thomas.
October 17 2013
Waived forward Gary Forbes.
October 1 2013
Signed guards Marko Jaric and Jorge Gutierrez and forwards Gary Forbes and Chris Johnson.
August 20 2013
Named Charles Klask, Joe Prunty and John Welch assistant coaches and Jim Sann advanced scout.
July 30 2013
Signed guard Alan Anderson.
July 18 2013
Waived forward DJ White.
July 12 2013
Traded guards MarShon Brooks and Keith Bogans, forwards Gerald Wallace, Kris Joseph and Kris Humphries, the 2014, 2016 and 2018 first-round draft picks and the right to swap first-round picks in 2017 to the Boston Celtics for guard Jason Terry and forwards Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and DJ White. Signed forward Andrei Kirilenko.
July 11 2013
Signed guard Shaun Livingston and re-signed forward Andray Blatche.
July 3 2013
Signed forward Mason Plumlee.
June 28 2013
Named Lawrence Frank, Roy Rogers and Eric Hughes assistant coaches.
Draft 2013
Selected forward Mason Plumlee (22nd overall pick).
June 12 2013
Named Jason Kidd head coach.
SEASON 2012-13
April 26 2013
Signed to a contract extension.
April 2 2013
Signed forward Kris Joseph to a 10-day contract.
January 13 2013
Signed forward Damion James to a 10-day contract.
December 30 2012
Waived forward Josh Childress.
December 27 2012
Fired head coach Avery Johnson and named PJ Carlesimo head coach.
October 23 2012
Waived guard Stephen Dennis.
September 17 2012
Signed guard Stephen Dennis and forwards James Mays and Carleton Scott.
September 13 2012
Signed forward Josh Childress.
September 12 2012
Signed forward Andray Blatche.
July 24 2012
Signed forward Tornike Shengelia.

July 23 2012
Signed guard CJ Watson.

July 19 2012
Signed guard Keith Bogans.

July 17 2012
Re-signed forward Kris Humphries.

July 16 2012
Signed guard Jerry Stackhouse.

July 11 2012
Traded guards Jordan Farmar and DeShawn Stevenson, forwards Anthony Morrow and Jordan Williams, center Johan Petro, first-round pick in 2013 and a 2017 second-round pick to the Atlanta Hawks for Joe Johnson, signed forward Mirza Teletovic, re-signed guard Deron Williams, forward Gerald Wallace and center Brook Lopez, and acquired forward Reggie Evans from the Los Angeles Clippers for the right to swap second-round picks in 2016.

July 6 2012
Signed guard Tyshawn Taylor.

Draft 2012
Selected forward Ilkan Karaman (57th overall pick).
SEASON 2011-12

April 20 2012
Signed guard Armon Johnson for the remainder of the season.
April 9 2012
Signed guard Armon Johnson to a 10-day contract.
March 30 2012
Signed forward Dennis Horner.
March 18 2012
Signed guard Gerald Green for the remainder of the season.
March 16 2012
Signed guard Jerry Smith to a 10-day contract.
March 15 2012
Traded forward Shawne Williams, center Mehmet Okur and a conditional first-round pick to the Portland Trail Blazers for forward Gerald Wallace.
March 8 2012
Signed guard Gerald Green to a second 10-day contract.
February 27 2012
Signed guard Gerald Green to a 10-day contract.
February 14 2012
Waived guard Keith Bogans and signed guard Andre Emmett.
February 1 2012
Signed guard Keith Bogans and waived forward Larry Owens.
January 18 2012
Signed forward Larry Owens and waived forward Dennis Horner.
December 23 2011
Signed guard DeShawn Stevenson and waived forward Ime Udoka.
December 22 2011
Waived forward Stephen Graham.
December 22 2011
Traded a second-round pick and a trade exception to the Utah Jazz for center Mehmet Okur.
December 21 2011
Re-signed forward Kris Humphries.
December 20 2011
Waived guards JamesOn Curry and Jerry Smith.
December 15 2011
Signed forwards Shawne Williams and Ime Udoka and waived forwad Travis Outlaw.
December 12 2011
Signed center Shelden Williams.
December 9 2011
Signed guards JamesOn Curry, Marshon Brooks and Jerry Smith and forwards Dennis Horner and Jordan Williams.
December 6 2011
Named Mario Elie and PJ Carlesimo assistant coaches.

July 8 2011
Signed forward Travis Outlaw.
Draft 2011
Selected forwards JaJuan Johnson (27th overall pick) and Jordan Williams (36th overall pick).
Traded the draft rights to forward JaJuan Johnson and a 2014 second-round pick to the Boston Celtics for the draft rights to guard Marshon Brooks. Traded a future second-round pick and cash to the Minnesota Timberwolves for the draft rights to forward Bojan Bogdanovic.

SEASON 2010-11

April 10 2011
Signed guard Mario West for the remainder of the season.
March 31 2011
Waived guard Quinton Ross and signed guard Mario West to a 10-day contract.
March 19 2011
Signed guard Sundiata Gaines for the remainder of the season.
March 9 2011
Signed guard Sundiata Gaines to a second 10-day contract.
February 28 2011
Signed guard Sundiata Gaines to a 10-day contract.
February 23 2011
Traded guard Devin Harris, forward Derrick Favors, two first-round picks and cash to the Utah Jazz for guard Deron Williams. Traded forward Troy Murphy and a second-round pick to the Golden State Warriors for forward Brandan Wright and center Dan Gadzuric.
February 1 2011
Signed guard Orien Greene to a 10-day contract.
December 15 2010
Traded forward Joe Smith, a second-round pick in 2011 and a second-round pick 2012 to the Los Angeles Lakers for guard Sasha Vujacic and a protected 2011 first-round pick and a protected 2012 second-round pick from the Houston Rockets.
October 22 2010
Waived center Brian Zoubek.
October 19 2010
Exercised the contract options on guard Terrence Williams and center Brook Lopez through 2011-12.
October 6 2010
Waived guard Eddie Gill.
September 29 2010
Waived forward Andre Brown.
September 24 2010
Signed guard Eddie Gill and forward Andre Brown.
September 15 2010
Signed forward Stephen Graham and named Doug Overton player development coach.
September 10 2010
Signed forward Joe Smith and named Milton Lee director of basketball operations.
September 7 2010
Waived forward Sean May.
August 11 2010
Traded guard Courtney Lee to the Houston Rockets for forward Troy Murphy from the Indiana Pacers.
August 7 2010
Signed forward Sean May.
July 26 2010
Named Bobby Marks assistant general manager.
July 19 2010
Named Sam Mitchell, Larry Krystkowiak, John Loyer, Popeye Jones and Tom Barrise assistant coaches.
July 15 2010
Signed forwards Derrick Favors and Damion James.
July 14 2010
Named general manager.

SEASON 2007-08
December 4 2007
Fired as president and general manager.
October 30 2007
Exercised the contract option on guard Rodney Carney through 2008-09.
October 22 2004
Waived forward Derrick Byars.
October 9 2007
Waived center Shagari Alleyne.
October 3 2007
Named Aaron McKie assistant coach.
October 2 2007
Signed center Shagari Alleyne.
September 11 2007
Signed forwards Derrick Byars and Herbert Hill and center Calvin Booth.
September 10 2007
Traded forward Bobby Jones and center Steven Hunter to the Denver Nuggets for forward Reggie Evans and the draft rights to forward Ricky Sanchez.
July 11 2007
Signed forwards Thaddeus Young and Jason Smith.
Draft 2007
Selected forward Thaddeus Young (12th overall pick), guards Daequan Cook (21st overall pick) and Petteri Koponen (30th overall pick) and center Kyrylo Fesenko (38th overall pick).
Traded the draft rights to guard Daequan Cook, a 2009 second-round pick and cash to the Miami Heat for the draft rights to forward Jason Smith; traded the draft rights to guard Petteri Koponen to the Portland Trail Blazers for the draft rights to forward Derrick Byars and cash; traded the draft rights to center Kyrylo Fesenko to the Utah Jazz for the draft rights to forward Herbert Hill and future draft considerations.
SEASON 2006-07
April 3 2007
Signed forward Alan Henderson.
March 28 2007
Signed forward Louis Amundson for the remainder of the season.
March 22 2007
Signed forward Louis Amundson to a second 10-day contract.
March 8 2007
Signed forward Louis Amundson to a 10-day contract.
February 22 2007
Traded forward Alan Henderson and cash to the Utah Jazz for a swap of second-round picks.
January 11 2007
Waived forward Chris Webber.
January 6 2007
Named Larry Brown executive vice president.
January 4 2007
Waived forward Steven Smith.
December 19 2006
Traded guard Allen Iverson and forward Ivan McFarlin to the Denver Nuggets for guard Andre Miller, forward Joe Smith and two 2007 first-round picks.
October 25 2006
Waived guard Rick Brunson.
September 28 2006
Named Moses Malone assistant coach.
September 27 2006
Signed guard Rick Brunson and forward Steven Smith.
September 8 2006
Signed forwards Alan Henderson and Ivan McFarlin.
July 12 2006
Re-signed guard Willie Green and forward Shavlik Randolph.
July 8 2006
Signed guard Rodney Carney and forward Bobby Jones.
June 30 2006
Tendered qualifying offers to guards Willie Green and John Salmons and forward Shavlik Randolph.
Draft 2006
Selected guard Thabo Sefolosha (13th overall pick).
Traded the draft rights to guard Thabo Sefolosha to the Chicago Bulls for the draft rights to guard Rodney Carney; traded a future second-round pick and cash to the Minnesota Timberwolves for the draft rights to forward Bobby Jones; traded cash to the Toronto Raptors for the draft rights to forward Edin Bavcic.
SEASON 2005-06
March 24 2006
Waived forward Jamal Mashburn.
March 23 2006
Re-signed guard Willie Green.
February 23 2006
Traded forward Lee Nailon and a second-round pick to the Cleveland Cavaliers for a conditional second-round pick.
February 1 2006
Signed center Zendon Hamilton to a 10-day contract; traded center Steven Hunter to the New Orleans Hornets for two second-round picks. Trade rescinded one week later.
January 17 2006
Named Henry Bibby assistant coach.
December 9 2005
Signed forward Matt Barnes.
December 8 2005
Waived forwards Deng Gai and James Thomas.
October 28 2005
Waived guard Olu Famutimi and center Steve Castleberry.
October 17 2005
Waived forward Herve Lamizana.
October 11 2005
Waived forward Jan Jagla and center Amal McCaskill.
October 3 2005
Signed guard Olu Famutimi, forwards Lee Nailon, Herve Lamizana, James Thomas and Ime Udoka and center Steve Castleberry.
August 18 2005
Signed guard Louis Williams.
August 15 2005
Named Doug Overton director of player development.
August 12 2005
Waived guard Aaron McKie.
August 11 2005
Signed center Steven Hunter.
August 9 2005
Traded forward Marc Jackson and cash to the New Jersey Nets for a conditional 2006 second-round pick.
August 5 2005
Signed forwards Deng Gai and Shavlik Randolph.
August 2 2005
Signed guard Kyle Korver and center Samuel Dalembert to contract extensions.
July 20 2005
Named Jim Lynam, John Loyer and Bernard Smith assistant coaches.
Draft 2005
Selected guard Louis Williams (45th overall pick).
June 28 2005
Tendered qualifying offers to guards Willie Green and Kyle Korver and center Samuel Dalembert.
June 20 2005
Named John Kuester assistant coach.
May 23 2005
Fired Jim O'Brien and named Maurice Cheeks head coach.
SEASON 2004-05
February 24 2005
Traded forward Glenn Robinson to the New Orleans Hornets for forwards Rodney Rogers and Jamal Mashburn; waived forward Kedrick Brown.
February 23 2005
Traded forwards Kenny Thomas, Corliss Williamson and Brian Skinner to the Sacramento Kings for forwards Chris Webber, Michael Bradley and Matt Barnes.
October 27 2004
Exercised the contract option on guard John Salmons through 2005-06.
October 25 2004
Waived forward Kirk Haston.
October 18 2004
Waived forward Nate James.
October 4 2004
Signed forwards Kirk Haston and Nate James.
September 20 2004
Signed forward Josh Davis.
September 8 2004
Waived guard Greg Buckner.
August 4 2004
Re-signed center Amal McCaskill and traded him with forward Derrick Coleman to the Detroit Pistons for forward Corliss Williamson.
July 20 2004
Traded guard Eric Snow to the Cleveland Cavaliers for guard Kevin Ollie and forward Kedrick Brown.
July 14 2004
Signed forward Brian Skinner.
July 2 2004
Signed guard Andre Iguodala and named Joe Gallagher assistant coach.
Draft 2004
Selected guard Andre Iguodala (9th overall pick).
June 4 2004
Named Lester Conner associate coach.
June 1 2004
Named Frank Vogel assistant coach.
May 5 2004
Named Dick Harter assistant coach.
April 20 2004
Named Jim O'Brien head coach.
SEASON 2003-04
February 10 2004
Fired head coach Randy Ayers and named Chris Ford interim head coach.
January 30 2004
Signed center Zendon Hamilton for the remainder of the season.
January 9 2004
Signed center Zendon Hamilton to a 10-day contract.
January 6 2004
Waived center Zendon Hamilton.
December 22 2003
Traded forward Monty Williams, a 2004 conditional second-round draft pick and cash to the Orlando Magic for a 2004 conditional second-round draft pick.
December 10 2003
Signed center Zendon Hamilton.
October 24 2003
Exercised the contract option on center Samuel Dalembert through 2004-05.
October 22 2003
Waived forward Sam Clancy.
October 16 2003
Waived forward Lamont Barnes.
October 12 2003
Waived guard Jeff Myers and center Robb Dryden.
October 3 2003
Signed guard Eric Snow to a four-year contract extension.
September 29 2003
Signed guard Jeff Myers, forward Lamont Barnes and center Robb Dryden.
September 24 2003
Signed guard Allen Iverson to a four-year contract extension.
August 8 2003
Waived forward Efthimios Rentzias and signed guards Kyle Korver and Willie Green.
August 6 2003
Re-signed forward Derrick Coleman and named Alex English assistant coach.
July 23 2003
Traded forward Keith Van Horn to the New York Knicks and the rights to forward Randy Holcomb, a first-round draft pick and cash to the Atlanta Hawks for forwards Glenn Robinson from the Atlanta Hawks and Marc Jackson from the Minnesota Timberwolves.
July 16 2003
Re-signed forward Kenny Thomas and signed center Amal McCaskill.
July 10 2003
Named Chris Ford, Chris Jent, Bob Bender and Frank Zanin assistant coaches.
June 30 2003
Extended an offer sheet to forward Kenny Thomas.
Draft 2003
Selected guard Paccelis Morlende (50th overall pick).
Acquired the draft rights to guard Kyle Korver from the New Jersey Nets for cash considerations.
Traded the draft rights to guard Paccelis Morlende to the Seattle SuperSonics for the draft rights to guard Willie Green.
June 20 2003
Named Randy Ayers head coach.
SEASON 2002-03
March 3 2003
Signed forward Tyrone Hill; waived guard Kenny Satterfield.
December 23 2002
Claimed guard Kenny Satterfield off waivers from Denver.
December 18 2002
Traded forward Mark Bryant and Art Long and a future first-round draft pick to the Denver Nuggets for forward Kenny Thomas from the Houston Rockets.
October 28 2002
Waived center Olden Polynice.
October 23 2002
Waived forward Damone Brown and center Ron Rollerson.
October 14 2002
Signed center Olden Polynice.
October 11 2002
Waived guard William Avery and center Alvin Jones.
September 30 2002
Agreed to terms with guard William Avery and forward Art Long.
August 27 2002
Signed forward Brian Skinner to a one-year contract.
August 6 2002
Traded center Dikembe Mutombo to the New Jersey Nets for forward Keith Van Horn and center Todd MacCulloch.
July 25 2002
Signed guard Greg Buckner and forward Monty Williams.
July 24 2002
Rescinded their qualifying offer to forward Matt Harpring.
July 18 2002
Signed forward Sam Clancy.
July 12 2002
Signed guard John Salmons.
July 11 2002
Named Bob Bender assistant coach.
July 2 2002
Signed forward-center Efthimios Rentzias.
Draft 2002
Selected guard Jiri Welsch (16th overall pick) and forward Sam Clancy (45th overall pick).
Traded the draft rights to guard Jiri Welsch to the Golden State Warriors for a future first-round draft pick and a future first- or second-round draft pick; traded guard Speedy Claxton to the San Antonio Spurs for forward Mark Bryant and the draft rights to guard John Salmons and forward Randy Holcomb; traded second-round picks in 2004 and 2006 for the draft rights to forward-center Efthimios Rentzias.
SEASON 2001-02
January 14 2002
Signed forward Derrick McKey.
December 30 2001
Signed center Jabari Smith.
December 28 2001
Waived forward Michael Ruffin.
December 3 2001
Waived forward Tim James.
November 23 2001
Signed forward Michael Ruffin.
November 21 2001
Waived center Matt Geiger, who announced his retirement.
November 6 2001
Signed forward Tim James; waived guard Ira Bowman.
October 25 2001
Traded forwards George Lynch, Jerome Moiso and Robert Traylor to the Charlotte Hornets for forward Derrick Coleman from the Charlotte Hornets and forward Corie Blount and guard Vonteego Cummings from the Golden State Warriors; waived forwards Corey Benjamin and Michael Smith.
October 2 2001
Signed forwards Corey Benjamin and Michael Smith and guards Ira Bowman, Joe Brown and Quincy Wadley.
September 10 2001
Named Mike Woodson assistant coach.
August 6 2001
Signed centers Samuel Dalembert and Alvin Jones.
August 3 2001
Traded forwards Tyrone Hill and Jumaine Jones for forwards Matt Harpring, Robert Traylor and Cedric Henderson; traded forward Roshown McLeod and a future first-round draft pick to the Boston Celtics for forward Jerome Moiso; elected not to match the offer sheet center Todd MacCulloch signed with the New Jersey Nets.
July 19 2001
Re-signed free agent center Dikembe Mutombo to a multi-year contract.
Draft 2001
Selected center Samuel Dalembert (26th overall pick), forward Damone Brown (37th overall pick) and center Alvin Jones (57th overall pick).
June 26 2001
Traded an undisclosed amount of cash to the Los Angeles Clippers for a 2001 second-round pick.
SEASON 2000-01
April 16 2001
Signed guard Raja Bell to a multi-year contract.
April 6 2001
Signed forward Raja Bell to a 10-day contract.
March 15 2001
Re-signed guard Pepe Sanchez; waived forward Anthony Miller.
March 7 2001
Signed forward Anthony Miller to a 10-day contract.
February 22 2001
Traded forward Toni Kukoc, centers Theo Ratliff and Nazr Mohammed and guard Pepe Sanchez to the Atlanta Hawks for center Dikembe Mutombo and forward Roshown McLeod.
December 22 2000
Signed guard Kevin Ollie; waived guard Vernon Maxwell.
December 19 2000
Waived forward Ademola Okulaja.
October 28 2000
Signed guard Vernon Maxwell.
October 18 2000
Waived guard-forward Mark Karcher.
October 8 2000
Released forward Darnell Robinson.
August 16 2000
Re-signed free agent forward Toni Kukoc; signed free agent guard Jermaine Jackson, who had been with the Detroit Pistons.
June 29 2000
Exercised the contract option on guard Aaron McKie.
Draft 2000
Selected guards Speedy Claxton (20th overall pick) and Mark Karcher (48th overall pick).
SEASON 1999-00
April 3 2000
Signed forward Antonio Lang for the rest of the season.
March 24 2000
Signed coach Larry Brown to a multi-year contract; signed forward Antonio Lang to a 10-day contract.
March 15 2000
Signed guard Ira Bowman for the remainder of the season.
March 6 2000
Signed guard Ira Bowman to a second 10-day contract.
February 24 2000
Signed guard Ira Bowman to a 10-day contract.
February 16 2000
Traded guard Larry Hughes and forwards Bruce Bowen and Billy Owens to the Golden State Warriors for forward Toni Kukoc from the Chicago Bulls.
November 24 1999
Signed guard Kevin Ollie.
November 11 1999
Waived forward Rodrick Rhodes.
November 1 1999
Waived forward Steve Goodrich.
October 28 1999
Waived guard Doug Overton and forward Korleone Young.
October 19 1999
Signed center Stanley Roberts; waived guard Rowan Barrett.
October 7 1999
Signed free agent guard Rodrick Rhodes.
September 27 1999
Re-signed guard Doug Overton.
September 16 1999
Signed center Todd MacCulloch and free agent forward Bruce Bowen.
September 3 1999
Named John Calipari assistant coach.
August 9 1999
Waived center Casey Shaw.
August 1 1999
Re-signed free agent guard Eric Snow and free agent forward George Lynch.
July 16 1999
Signed forward Jumaine Jones.
Draft 1999
Selected center Todd MacCulloch (47th overall pick).
Traded a future first-round pick to the Atlanta Hawks for the draft rights to forward Jumaine Jones.
SEASON 1998-99
April 16 1999
Signed guard Doug Overton for the remainder of the season.
April 6 1999
Signed guard Doug Overton to a second 10-day contract.
March 27 1999
Signed guard Doug Overton to a 10-day contract.
March 11 1999
Traded center Scott Williams and forward Tim Thomas to the Milwaukee Bucks for forwards Tyrone Hill and Jerald Honeycutt; traded the draft rights to forward Mirsad Turkcan for a 1999 first-round pick.
February 24 1999
Signed forward Rick Mahorn; waived forward Benoit Benjamin.
January 28 1999
Waived forward Stacey King.
January 26 1999
Re-signed guard Allen Iverson to a contract extension.
January 21 1999
Traded a conditional first-round pick to the Houston Rockets for the draft rights to forward Mirsad Turkcan.
July 22 1998
Named Randy Ayers assistant coach.
Draft 1998
Selected guard Larry Hughes (8th overall pick) and forward Casey Shaw (37th overall pick).
Traded a future first-round draft to the Utah Jazz for the draft rights to center Nazr Mohammed.