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
  • 7-Time All-Star Free Agent Could Be Back on Nets’ Radar: Report

    The Nets, a title favorite heading into the 2021-22 season, could have the upper hand if a big-name free agent becomes available.

  • Kevin Durant Shares His Feelings About Nets’ Free Agency to This Point

  • Prized Free Agent Chose Knicks Over 4 Other Teams: Report

  • Coveted Free Agent ‘Leaning’ Toward Signing With Nets: Report

  • Lakers’ Trade for Russell Westbrook Could Directly Impact Nets: Report

  • Under-the-Radar Team Emerges as a Favorite to Land Nets Standout: Report

    One under-the-radar team appears poised to make a strong run at Spencer Dinwiddie in free agency if a few things don’t break their way.

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

    Ahead of playing with a roster that's overflowing with All-Stars, Team USA's Kevin Durant was asked what his current dream team would look like.

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

  • 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?

  • 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

    All of the criticism Kyrie Irving has received is unfair judgement, at least according to one rival superstar.

  • 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

    The series against the Bucks helped cement Kevin Durant as the league’s best player — at least in the minds of some. For others, the jury is still out.

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

  • 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

    The foot injury that Nets foward Jeff Green has battled in recent weeks appears to still be lingering.