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
  • Did Free Agent Big Man Just Express Desire to Play for Brooklyn Nets?

    One veteran big man recently all but spelled out his desire to play for a team like the Nets.

  • Did Giannis Antetokounmpo Just Bash Kevin Durant, Nets? [WATCH]

  • Nets’ Likeliest Trade Piece Is Former All-Star Big Man, Analyst Says

  • One Nets Free Agent Could Fetch Even Bigger Payday Than Spencer Dinwiddie, Analyst Says

  • Kevin Durant Leaves Ex-Warriors Teammate off His Dream Team, Picks Two Lakers Instead

  • Nets Interested in Trading for Top Defender Who’s Shining in NBA Finals [Report]

    It's no surprise to see one defensive-minded player resurface as a potential Nets trade target this offseason.

  • Nets Showing Interest in Key Knicks Free Agent [Report]

  • Team USA’s Kevin Durant Gets Blocked (Again) and Twitter Explodes [LOOK]

  • Here’s How Kevin Durant Plans to Honor Kobe Bryant at Olympics

  • Nets Should Go After This Under-the-Radar Free Agent, Analyst Says

  • Did Nets Just Hint at Their Pursuit of Buyout Candidate?

    Is Kevin Durant pulling double duty and working to recruit another perennial All-Star to Brooklyn? The Nets might have just dropped a hint about it.

  • Kevin Durant Has Special Offer for Budding Knicks Guard

  • Is Kevin Durant Busy Recruiting Cavs Star to Nets? [Report]

  • Celtics Star Rushes to Kyrie Irving’s Defense

  • Analyst Wants Nets to Make This 3-Team Trade for NBA Hustle Award Winner

  • Kevin Durant, Damian Lillard Helped Pick James Harden’s Replacement for Team USA: Report

  • Kevin Durant Slams NBA Legend Who Picked LeBron James Over Him

  • Kevin Durant & Kyrie Irving Quietly Made Major Political Statement: Report

  • Bulls Legend Takes Shot at Kevin Durant While Praising LeBron James

  • Nets Could Listen to Trade Offer for Member of Big Three: Report

    Could the Nets actually look to trade one of their three superstars this offseason? One recent report suggests they could at least entertain offers.

  • Lakers Legend Has Bold Suggestion for What Nets Should Do With Joe Harris

  • Warriors’ Steve Kerr Says Social Media Had Huge Effect on Kevin Durant: Report

  • Did LeBron James Just Troll Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Brother After Win vs. Nets?

  • Key Nets Player Reveals He’s Still Dealing With Injury Ahead of Game 7 vs. Bucks

  • James Harden Is Fed up With Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Free-Throw Shooting [WATCH]

    James Harden wasn’t all smiles despite managing to suit up at Fiserv Forum on Thursday. In fact, he was downright furious at points in the first half.

  • Kevin Durant & Steve Nash Share Emotional Moment After Game 5 vs. Bucks

  • Reggie Miller’s Baffling Take on Kevin Durant & James Harden Sets Twitter on Fire

  • LeBron James, Patrick Mahomes Weigh in on Kevin Durant’s Game 5 Effort vs. Bucks

  • Kevin Durant’s Love-Hate Relationship With P.J. Tucker Just Took Surprising Turn [LOOK]

  • NBA punishes Kevin Durant’s Bodyguard for Shoving P.J. Tucker: Report

    By Saturday, the full fallout of Kevin Durant’s scuffle with P.J. Tucker was still coming to light.