Erik Bacharach

Erik Bacharach is a New York-based contributor writing about the Brooklyn Nets and NBA. Prior to joining Heavy, he was the Tennessee Titans beat writer for The Tennessean in Nashville. He can be reached by email at
  • Tom Thibodeau Makes Bold Decision Regarding Status of Two Knicks Rookies

    One of Tom Thibodeau’s key philosophies is now dictating the status of two Knicks rookies.

  • Could James Harden’s Conditioning Be Holding Him Back? Recent Report Suggests So

  • Zion Williamson Delivers Key Message to Rising Knicks Star [WATCH]

  • Knicks Fans Troll Ben Simmons During Game vs. Sixers [WATCH]

  • Knicks’ Thrashing of Orlando Prompts Twitter Drama Between Magic and Player

  • Julius Randle Has Fiery Reaction to RJ Barrett Play [WATCH]

    Julius Randle isn't overlooking the impact of RJ Barrett in the Knicks' season-opening win against the Celtics.

  • Kevin Durant Gives Subtle Shoutout to Kyrie Irving on Opening Night [LOOK]

  • Wild 3-Way Trade Proposal Has Nets Land Ben Simmons, Heat Receive Kyrie Irving

  • Nets Swap Starter for Pacers Star in New Trade Proposal

  • NBA Insiders Think Nets Could Trade Kyrie Irving to This Western Conference Team

  • NBA Insider Has Key Update Amid Rumors of Kyrie Irving-Ben Simmons Trade: Report

    Could a Kyrie Irving-Ben Simmons swap solve both teams’ problems? One prominent NBA insider weighs in.

  • Kevin Durant Gets Candid Laying out His Expectations for Kyrie Irving

  • Nets Listening to Offers for Third-Year Center: Report

  • Why Nets Star James Harden Was Featured in Las Vegas Raiders Game [WATCH]

  • Lakers Legend Lambastes Kyrie Irving for His Approach to Vaccine

  • James Harden Compares Young Nets Teammate to Former Rockets Standout

  • Kevin Durant Unimpressed As Celebrity Crashes Media Day, Asks About Knicks

  • Kevin Durant Weighs in on Kyrie Irving’s Role With Nets

  • 4x All-Star Free Agent Is Solution to Knicks’ Biggest Hole, NBA Analyst Says

  • Potential Nets Free Agent Target Makes Major Decision Regarding NBA Future

    Brooklyn general manager Sean Marks is always tinkering with the roster, which is what made Tuesday’s news a bit disappointing in Nets land.

  • LeBron James’ Ex-Teammate Calls Former Nets Star More Gifted Than LeBron

  • Nets Star Drops Concerning Hint About Injury Comeback in Latest Video [WATCH]

  • Nets Star Comes Clean About ‘Misleading’ Narrative That Upset Him

  • Ex-Nets Star Comes Clean About His ESPN Split (and LeBron) in Latest NSFW Interview

  • Former Nets Big Man to Sign With Contender: Report

    For the Nets, a great roster comes good problems – i.e. there won’t be room for every solid role player.

  • Did LeBron James Influence Coveted Free Agent’s Decision to Join Nets?

  • Prized Free Agent Chose Nets Over 3 Other Teams, Including Warriors: Report

  • Kevin Durant Stirs Pot in Steph Curry vs. Kyrie Irving Debate [LOOK]

  • Nets Close to Parting Ways With Role Player After Failed Trade Attempts: Report

  • Kevin Durant Had Influence on Kanye West’s ‘Donda’ Album: Report

    Kevin Durant's influence is not confined to the basketball court.