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
  • Nets Behind Top Contender in Sweepstakes for 4x All-Star: Report

    Could Paul Millsap be the next past-his-prime veteran to thrive for the Nets?

  • James Harden Reveals Insane Birthday Gift From Lakers Superstar [LOOK]

  • Milwaukee Bucks Star Pays Kevin Durant the Ultimate Compliment [WATCH]

  • Knicks Star Addresses Injury Concerns With Key Update

  • Knicks Discussed Pairing Kemba Walker With a Member of Nets’ Big 3: Report

  • LeBron James Scoffs at Kevin Durant’s NBA 2K22 Rating

    NBA 2K22 announced its top player ratings on Wednesday, with LeBron James earning the top spot at 96 and Kevin Durant coming in at No. 2, also with a 96 rating.

  • Lakers Interested in Adding Former Nets Guard to Bolster Depth: Report

  • Ex-Nets Standout Slams Report That He Wasn’t Interested in Joining Knicks

  • Newest Knicks Swingman Just Trolled Kevin Durant on Twitter [LOOK]

  • Julius Randle Delivers Key Message to Knicks Lottery Pick: Report

  • Kevin Durant Pulled for Nets to Sign Former Warriors Standout: Report

    As arguably the best player in the world, Kevin Durant’s thoughts on the Nets' roster construction hold significant weight.

  • Nets Eyeing Brooklyn Native Who Last Played in China: Report

  • Ex-Nets Standout Spencer Dinwiddie Has Ridiculous Clause in Wizards Contract: Report

  • Knicks Sign Guard Who They Hope Is a ‘Kyle Lowry-Lite’: Report

  • Kevin Durant Takes (Playful) Jab at Nets Rival [WATCH]

  • Knicks Sign 6-Foot-10 Forward to Two-Way Deal

  • Knicks Sign Kemba Walker’s Ex-Teammate to Bolster Depth: Report

  • Kevin Durant Shouts-out LeBron James After Olympics Win – & LeBron Returns the Favor

  • Nets Twitter Has Fiery Reaction as Brooklyn Rounds out Roster by Signing Swingman

  • 2015 Finals MVP Narrows His Free Agency Down to Nets, Lakers & Warriors: Report

    As an intriguing free agent mulls his next landing spot, he's named the Nets among his preferred landing spots.

  • Nets Land Rights to EuroLeague Star as Last Piece in Spencer Dinwiddie Trade: Report

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

  • 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

    One coveted free agent makes a lot of sense for the Nets — and he appears to be leaning in their direction.

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

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

  • 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

    Beyond Brooklyn's Big Three, essentially everyone is expendable — especially one big man who was relegated to the bench during the Nets' playoff run.