Johan Petro

Atlanta Hawks #10 - Center

  • Born: 01/27/86
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 7-0
  • Weight: 247

Ten years on, ESPN looks at ‘The Decision’ ... and Nets’ attempt to woo LeBron James


It was a long day, July 1, 2010. LeBron James then 25, was interviewing teams for the next stage of his career. In addition to the New Jersey Nets, the New York Knicks, Miami Heat, Los Angeles...

Giving thanks by ranking the Stiffest Nuggets of all time


Happy Thanksgiving everyone!

Nuggets, by the numbers


What’s your favorite number? Who wore it best, with so many up and comers on this Nuggets squad?



The Nets blew it. The didn’t blow a lead, God knows they didn’t have one of those, but they blew what can only be described as a perfect opportunity. There was an outside chance, but a chance...

Best Regular Seasons in Denver Nuggets History. Again.


An in-depth look at how the 2018-19 Nuggets stack up against the great regular season teams in their NBA franchise history.

Looking back at the Joe Johnson trade five years later


Five years ago, the Brooklyn Nets made a move that set the course of the franchise for the next few seasons. Although the deal was agreed to on July 2nd, 2012, the trade to acquire Joe Johnson from...

Where are they now? The 2007-08 Seattle SuperSonics


Nine years later, where are the last players to suit up for the Sonics?

Revisiting Jay-Z, LeBron James, and the Nets’ 2010 Free Agency


Charles Maniego compares how the Nets recruited free agents, with raps as well as money, to Markinson’s ways

For Nets, trading picks was always the plan


Lost in the lamenting over Tuesday's Draft Lottery --and the general head-shaking over the Boston trade-- is that the Nets strategy under Mikhail Prokhorov and Billy King was always about trading...

Billy King's notorious moves as Nets' GM


It's over now, five years of Billy King's management. He played the game of stars and lost.

Denver Nuggets - Zero, My Hero


Will Emmanuel Mudiay be the best ever to don the "goose egg" as a Nugget? Who's worn 0 before this? A look at the best at each number, with a few fun debates along the way.

Dwyer: Brooklyn Nets All-Time Starting Five


Kelly Dwyer of Yahoo Sports has been putting together NBA team's best starting five in history. Dwyer ran through the New York/New Jersey/Brooklyn Nets and built up an interesting lineup over the...