HoopsHype Brooklyn Nets Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: August 23, 2014 | 11:17 AM - Twitters - Rumors - Roster - Salaries

Michael Scotto

Mason Plumlee went from playing in Summer League with the Brooklyn Nets to playing for gold in the FIBA World Cup with Team USA this summer.

Alex Raskin

And Mason Plumlee it is. The #nets center will has made Team USA.

Andrew Keh

Mason Plumlee is "thrilled" to be on the World Cup team, the Nets said. Billy King, meanwhile, is "excited," according to the team.

Mike Mazzeo

Mason Plumlee went from Summer League to the Select Team to making Team USA's final 12 bound for Spain. Impressive stuff. #Nets

Mike Mazzeo

#Nets Mason Plumlee has officially made Team #USA's World Cup roster

Lenn Robbins

Klay Thompson w a circus 3 at the buzzer gives @usabasketball a 52-47 lead at the half. Plumlee solid in backup center role #Nets

Lenn Robbins

Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins with 2 fouls each..Puerto Rico hanging tough at 34-29 #Nets @usabasketball

Lenn Robbins

The 2 players on @usabasketball you can't leave open from the 3-point line - Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson. It's Nerf ball for them #Nets

Mike Mazzeo

Mason Plumlee is also in after not playing last game #Nets

Lenn Robbins

Check out by interview w @Mason Plumlee @Brooklyn Nets ..Jerry Colangelo told me he will be a star for years to come @usabasketball

Mike Mazzeo

Burning Q's: How will Hollins fare? es.pn/1mvzKXb #Nets

Tom Lorenzo

Individual tickets for Nets games are now on sale at brooklynnets.com.

Mike Mazzeo

Stein: Plumlee a favorite of Coach K's to make Team USA's roster es.pn/1ms1Gv8 #Nets

Stefan Bondy

Unlike last year, there's no planned players-only August workouts for the Nets. D-Will organized it in Cali last year.

Mike Mazzeo

Attention, #Nets fans: an updated list of #NBA free agents in 2015 and 2016 espn.go.com/new-york/story…

Lenn Robbins

After @usabasketball practiced at the @newyorkac #Nets forward @Mason Plumlee said he feels good about his chances of making the team.

Royce Young

Nets' Brook Lopez says he's lost about 15 pounds cbsprt.co/1z7F8FE

Alex Raskin

Sidewalk along Barclays Center has a rusted streak down the middle. Looks cool, actually. Let's not clean this. #nets http://t.co/04et0i5yDc

Lenn Robbins

Same starting five in the second half for @usabasketball Expect to see @Mason Plumlee this quarter. #Nets

Lenn Robbins

Ready to go here in MSG as #USABasketball takes on Dominican Republic. Another chance for @Mason Plumlee to state his case. #Nets

Royce Young

Nets GM Billy King says no minutes restriction planned for Brook Lopez cbsprt.co/1tmAOBU

Mike Mazzeo

Brook Lopez is back to around 270 pounds now. I joked he'd been working out with LeBron and Melo but he said mostly from being in bed #Nets

Mike Mazzeo

Lopez just started running last Monday. These kids are asking good questions. They could do our jobs #Nets

Mike Mazzeo

Lopez on being hurt: " You can only lay in bed so much, watch TV so much." Was happy to be able to get out there and jump some rope. #Nets

Mike Mazzeo

Some teenagers at Barclays Center today for a Coca-Cola sponsored event promoting healthy lifestyles. #Nets Brook Lopez will be here, too.

Mike Mazzeo

Burning Q's: What kind of numbers do you expect Bojan Bogdanovic to put up? es.pn/1BBz4tk #Nets

Tom Lorenzo

Ticketmaster with a KG photo and a Lionel Hollins callout to in promoting the pre-sale of Nets tickets: http://t.co/zPtwWYgu2R

John Schuhmann

John Calipari is back at the Nets practice facility today. But don't worry, @Fred Kerber, he's just observing USA practice.

Fred Kerber

#Raptors offer single-game tix plan B4 gen public If doesn't go well Plan B geared to #Nets fans: "Act now & get free F**K Brooklyn T-Shirt"

Mike Mazzeo

That means #Nets Mason Plumlee has this week to really cement his already solid footing as a reserve big

Mike Mazzeo

Can Hollins get D-Will back on track? #Nets es.pn/1BunWhJ

Mike Mazzeo

Billy King's comments on Brook Lopez from this morning es.pn/1BuhR4K #Nets

Mike Mazzeo

To clarify from King, Lopez and team brass plan to sit down with doctors to map out a plan. But right now no restrictions in place #Nets

Mike Mazzeo

The #Nets need to rebound ... after a season in which they failed to snatch many boards. Latest Burning Q m.espn.go.com/general/blogs/…

Mike Mazzeo

#Nets GM Billy King said on Sirius XM today there is no plan to place any restrictions on Brook Lopez

Ohm Youngmisuk

Nets burning Q's: What can KG do for the Nets this season? es.pn/1m1fEEc

Kurt Helin

Nets GM says loss of Brook Lopez didn’t help last season’s success dlvr.it/6fFnB3

Mike Mazzeo

Mason Plumlee had nine points, four rebounds and three steals in 15 minutes against Brazil. Was very active in short stint I saw. #Nets

Ben McLemore

Headed to the airport to go to China with the @NBA Excited to meet everyone! Back in Oct with the squad to play the Nets. #nbaglobalgames

Mike Mazzeo

Burning Q's: How much does KG have left? #Nets es.pn/1m1fEEc

Frank Madden

Fun fact: This will be the third straight year Jason Kidd either plays or coaches in London. Won as Knicks player in '13, Nets coach in '14.

Marc Berman

#Nets get early crack at revenge against Jason Kidd, Bucks in November. Open in Beantown minus Pierce nyp.st/1oOJDnw

Gary Washburn

Celtics will open season at home vs. Nets Oct. 29 bostonglobe.com/sports/2014/08… via @BostonGlobe

Adam Zagoria

Nets open 2014-15 season at Boston, Detroit snynets.com/nets/nets-open…

Josh Lewenberg

Or whatever the Charlottes are called these days... RT @Josh Lewenberg Raptors on ESPN: Dec. 17 vs Nets, Apr. 8 @ Bobcats, Apr. 15 vs Bobcats