You’ve probably heard a lot about Brook Lopez in the last 24 hours. From trade talks with him involved, and done deals, and trades being dead, you’ve heard it all. We’re here to help try to clear this up for you so you know what’s actually happened. Let’s see what has happened as of late.
Update on Brook Lopez to the Thunder
Earlier, there were reports that Brook Lopez heading to the Oklahoma City Thunder as part of a 3-team trade with the Charlotte Hornets.
"If OKC gets Brook Lopez, this is a game changer" -Chuck on this potential trade pic.twitter.com/33wqixkmFK— NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) January 16, 2015
These talks have been ruled dead, as the Hornets no longer had potential interest.
UPDATE: Hornets no longer involved in talks for 3-way trade with Nets & Thunder.— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) January 16, 2015
Update on Brook Lopez to the Miami Heat
The Miami Heat also had some interest in Brook Lopez. They reportedly offered Chris Andersen, Norris Cole, and Josh McRoberts for Lopez. The Nets however, turned down the deal, making all talks between the two teams, dead.
The Miami Heat offered Chris Andersen, Josh McRoberts, and Norris Cole to the Brooklyn Nets for Brook Lopez.— NBA Central (@TheNBACentral) January 16, 2015
Update on Brook Lopez to the Houston Rockets
These talks never advanced at all, Rockets might not have even called the Nets about Lopez.
Update on Brook Lopez’ trade status
The Nets have taken Brook Lopez off the trading block according to multiple media sources. Lopez scored 26 points while coming off the bench for the Nets.
It looks as if Brook Lopez will be stay as a Net. For now, at least.