Long Island Nets

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Long Island Nets
Long Island Nets logo
League NBA Development League
Founded 2015
History Long Island Nets
Arena Barclays Center (2016–17)
Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum (starting in 2017–18 season)
Location Uniondale, New York
Team colors Red, blue, black, white[1]
Team manager Alton Byrd
Head coach Ronald Nored
Ownership Mikhail Prokhorov (Brooklyn Nets)
Affiliation(s) Brooklyn Nets
Championships 0
Division / Conference titles 0
Website longislandnets.com

The Long Island Nets are an American professional basketball team of the NBA Development League and an affiliate of the National Basketball Association (NBA)'s Brooklyn Nets. Based in Nassau County, the Long Island Nets will play their home games during the 2016–17 season at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York and then at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York once renovations are complete for the 2017–18 season. The Nets became the twelfth D-League team to be owned by an NBA team.[2] On March 24, 2016, the Brooklyn Nets hired Ronald Nored as Head Coach and Alton Byrd as the Vice President of Business Operations.[3]

Season by season

Season Division Regular Season Postseason Results
Finish Wins Losses Pct.
Long Island Nets
Regular Season Record 0 0 .000
Playoff Record 0 0 .000


Current roster

Long Island Nets roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY–MM–DD) From
Head coach

  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • (NBA) On assignment from NBA affiliate
  • (I) Inactive
  • Injured Injured


  1. "Long Island Nets Reproduction Guideline Sheet". NBA Media Central. April 7, 2016. Retrieved April 7, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Brooklyn Nets Purchase NBA Development League Team" (Press release). NBA Development League. November 6, 2015. Retrieved April 17, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. http://www.nba.com/nets/news/2016/03/24/long-island-nets-unveil-logo-and-uniform-inaugural-season

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