BROOKLYN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BROOKLYN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NBA playoffs: Deron Williams leads Nets over Raptors http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57840729-77/raptors-points-game-nets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57840729-77/raptors-points-game-nets.html.csp">NBA playoffs: Deron Williams leads Nets over Raptors</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ian Harrison</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T23:12:28.316-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto • The Brooklyn Nets made a case for the important of playoff experience in their opening victory over the Toronto Raptors. Deron Williams and Joe Johnson each had 24 points, Paul Pierce scored nine of his 15 points in the final quarter and the Nets beat the Raptors 94-87 Saturday in Game 1 of their first round series. Playing in his 137th career postseason game, Pierce connected on four of his five shot attempts in the fourth as the Nets kept the Raptors at bay. “You just get that feelin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578407292014-04-19T23:12:28.316-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-19T23:12:28.316-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57840729@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:12:28 MDT A look at the NBA playoff picture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822351-77/season-seed-win-brooklyn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822351-77/season-seed-win-brooklyn.html.csp">A look at the NBA playoff picture</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM REYNOLDS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T16:00:35.807-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with two days remaining in the regular season and all 16 teams that will head to the postseason this weekend now having clinched their spots: ——— EAST UPDATE It’s coming into focus. Slowly. Indiana will be the No. 1 seed, wrapping that up when Miami lost at Washington. So the Heat are the No. 2 seed, and Atlanta will play the Pacers starting this weekend. Everything else? Who knows. Toronto and Chicago will take the race for No. 3 down to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578223512014-04-16T16:00:35.807-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T16:00:35.807-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57822351@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:35 MDT A look at the NBA playoff picture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57796082-77/miami-east-season-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57796082-77/miami-east-season-west.html.csp">A look at the NBA playoff picture</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM REYNOLDS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T16:59:27.222-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 04:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with eight days remaining in the regular season: ——— EAST UPDATE The race for No. 1 got muddled, and the chase for No. 8 got more interesting. Miami lost at home to Brooklyn — the Nets went 4-0 against the Heat this season, and that doesn’t include a 2-0 preseason mark against the reigning champs, either — while Atlanta fell at home to Detroit. So Tuesday night’s big winners out of the East: Indiana and New York, neither of whom actually p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577960822014-04-10T16:59:27.222-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-10T16:59:27.222-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57796082@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:59:27 MDT Man cleared of NYC murder after 25 years in prison http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57791166-68/fleming-prosecutors-brooklyn-conviction.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57791166-68/fleming-prosecutors-brooklyn-conviction.html.csp">Man cleared of NYC murder after 25 years in prison</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNIFER PELTZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T14:28:43.225-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 02:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A man who spent almost a quarter-century behind bars for murder was freed Tuesday and cleared of a killing that happened when he was 1,100 miles away on a Disney World vacation. Jonathan Fleming was in tears as he hugged his lawyers and family in a Brooklyn courtroom. Relatives said, “Thank you, God!” after he was freed. “After 25 years, come hug your mother,” Patricia Fleming said, and he did. Defense attorneys and prosecutors asked a Brooklyn judge to dismiss Fleming’s conviction in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577911662014-04-08T14:28:43.225-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T14:28:43.225-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57791166@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:28:43 MDT Dish of the Week: East Brooklyn roll from Fat Fish http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57753517-223/fish-fat-brooklyn-east.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57753517-223/fish-fat-brooklyn-east.html.csp">Dish of the Week: East Brooklyn roll from Fat Fish</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T15:07:11.509-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 03:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">$8 • East Brooklyn roll The sight of orange Capelin roe (masago) always makes me salivate. Fat Fish’s East Brooklyn roll ($8) offers lots of pop from these tiny fish eggs along with meaty tuna and crunchy cucumber rolled up and topped with crab, lime slices and green onions for a nice citrusy, salty finish. Fat Fish • 1980 W. 3500 South, West Valley City; 801-887-7272; open Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. -10 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. For more informati...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57753517@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:07:11 MDT Jason Collins set for home debut with Brooklyn http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57625198-77/collins-nets-game-basketball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57625198-77/collins-nets-game-basketball.html.csp">Jason Collins set for home debut with Brooklyn</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MAHONEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Basketball Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T16:25:19.53-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Jason Collins has been warmly received in his historic return to the NBA. Now it’s time for his own fans to welcome him back. More than a week after becoming the league’s first openly gay player, Collins will finally get to play a home game Monday night when the Brooklyn Nets host the Chicago Bulls. “It will be a lot of fun,” Collins said. “I have some family and friends coming to the game. I’m looking forward to seeing them and obviously the first home game.” He has played hundreds i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576251982014-03-04T16:25:19.53-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-04T16:25:19.53-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57625198@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 16:25:19 MDT Steve Luhm: Boston’s Ainge robbed Brooklyn in Garnett-Pierce trade http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57580496-77/garnett-pierce-brooklyn-ainge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57580496-77/garnett-pierce-brooklyn-ainge.html.csp">Steve Luhm: Boston’s Ainge robbed Brooklyn in Garnett-Pierce trade</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-22T23:07:25.973-06:00">Updated Feb 22, 2014 11:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I wonder how Danny Ainge sleeps at night. Ainge is the president of basketball operations for the Boston Celtics, who, last summer, engineered one of the greatest robberies in NBA history. In a blockbuster trade, Ainge sent former All-Stars Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce — along with Jason Terry and throw-in D.J. White — to Brooklyn for only slightly less than the gross national product of Russia. Boston received five players in the deal, topped by competent Gerald Wallace and Kris Humphries. Mo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57580496@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Feb 2014 23:07:25 MDT