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VOTE: Is The BrooklyKnight

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 02.06.2013 | Sports

Sports mascots range from the iconic to the downright bizarre. Now, basketball fans will have to decide in which category to put the Brooklyn Nets' ne...

Romney Won?

Posted 11.07.2012 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing Kris Humphries of the Brooklyn Nets gets his 2012 election information from only the best sources... In a wo...

Marathon Hypocrisy?

Dylan Armajani | Posted 01.05.2013 | New York
Dylan Armajani

Why is okay for the professional sports players to play on Sunday, but not the average person who has trained hard and is getting paid nothing? Why do average people have to make the donations and sacrifices, while the professionals don't?

Jordan Schultz

New-Look Brooklyn Nets Want To Win Now | Jordan Schultz | Posted 11.01.2012 | Sports

On a crisp Friday night in October, the Brooklyn Nets were getting set to play their third preseason game at their new home, the beautiful and spaciou...

Jordan Schultz

2012-13 NBA Preview: New-Look Lakers, Improved Heat And A Still-Injured Derrick Rose | Jordan Schultz | Posted 10.31.2012 | Sports

As the 2012-13 NBA season approaches, what better time to ponder whether or not the Miami Heat will repeat, if Oklahoma City is ready to challenge, an...

The Best Thing About Being A Divorced Mom

Denise Albert | Posted 12.30.2012 | Divorce
Denise Albert

When it came to sports with my boys, why did I become pinch hitter?

Sixers Usher in New Era by Reconnecting With the Past

Mitch Goldich | Posted 12.17.2012 | Sports
Mitch Goldich

The Sixers still have a ways to go if they expect to replicate the success of a bygone era. But the ownership group will continue celebrating the achievements of the club's most accomplished former players.

An Elegy for Brooklyn, in the Shadow of Barclays

Jay Michaelson | Posted 12.02.2012 | New York
Jay Michaelson

Like most Brooklynites, I didn't break out the champagne when Jay-Z officially opened the Barclays Center arena. Quite the contrary: This odious monstrosity represents the death of a vibrant, diverse culture at the hands of a corporate monolith.

Leave Brooklyn Alone

Sarah Shanfield | Posted 12.01.2012 | New York
Sarah Shanfield

I know that many would like to hear me say Barclays Center has put my neighborhood in ruins, but I will not knock the new space-like creature in the middle of Atlantic Yards. I am what I call a Brooklyn positivist, which is quite rare.

Yea Or Nay: Brooklyn Nets Dancer Uniforms

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 09.25.2012 | Black Voices

Jay-Z might be the face of the Brooklyn Nets, but it's going to be the team's cheerleaders that get the fans pumped up every home game. With that...

Jay-Z Covers T Magazine Fashion Issue

The Huffington Post | Patrice Peck | Posted 09.07.2012 | Black Voices

Sean Carter. Jay-Z. Hov. Whatever name one prefers to call him, one thing is certain--despite being knocked to the number two spot on Forbes' annual H...

Barclays Center Won't Serve Booze After 1AM

DNAinfo | Posted 08.30.2012 | New York

PROSPECT HEIGHTS — In a bid to ease neighborhood fears about drunken late-night crowds spilling out of the Barclays Center, the New York State Liquo...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 10.20.2012 | New York
Len Berman

If you live in the New York area you've been barraged by stories out of football training camp. And as usual, the Jets make all the headlines.

Jay-Z Rewrites Investor Blueprint

The New York Times | Posted 10.16.2012 | Money

When the developer Bruce Ratner set out to buy the New Jersey Nets and build an arena for them in Brooklyn, he recruited Jay-Z, the hip-hop superstar ...

Rob Hennigan, Do It for the Fans -- Trade Dwight Howard

Bobby Elliott | Posted 10.08.2012 | Sports
Bobby Elliott

For all the moves NBA teams have made this off-season, it's a shame the Dwight Howard saga has stolen the show. And news Tuesday that Howard would not make an appearance at his summer basketball camp for kids in Orlando made it even worse.

Jay-Z Crosses Over Into The Video Game Industry

Posted 07.30.2012 | Black Voices

Rapper turned entrepreneur Jay-Z has expanded his business portfolio by scoring an exclusive deal with video game developer, 2K Sports. Today the c...

With Deron Williams Signed, Can the Brooklyn Nets Still Sign Dwight Howard?

Quora | Posted 09.07.2012 | Sports

The common perception is that this deal couldn't happen because the Nets aren't able to put together a valuable offer for Howard. That's not the right way to look at it.

Ron Dicker

Bank Scandal Could Taint Nets Arena | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.03.2012 | Business

The curse of the naming rights continues. Just as the Brooklyn Nets are about to settle into the brand-new Barclays Center, the bank for which the NBA...

Report: Dwight Might Get His Way

Posted 07.03.2012 | Sports

When the Nets and Hawks agreed to a deal that would send shooting guard Joe Johnson to Brooklyn, Dwight Howard's chances of teaming with Deron William...

REPORT: Dwight Howard Thinks He Was 'Blackmailed' By Magic

Posted 07.02.2012 | Sports

That didn't take long. NBA free agency may have only started at 12:01 Sunday morning but there were already loads of storylines to follow before T...

LOOK: Are These Proposed Nets Logo Better Than The Real Thing?

Posted 05.18.2012 | New York

If you found yourself underwhelmed by Jay-Z's logo design for the Brooklyn Nets, we invite you to check out "Reset The Nets," a personal campaign from...

'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Coming To Brooklyn

Posted 05.14.2012 | Comedy

"Jimmy Kimmel Live" will shoot a week of shows in October, the ABC late night host told Kelly Ripa on her morning show Monday. Kimmel, a Brooklyn n...

Jay-Z's Big Festival Plans

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 05.14.2012 | Entertainment

He may have brought the Nets to Brooklyn, but this fall, he's bringing the music to Philly. Jay-Z will headline and curate the first Budweiser Made in...

WATCH: Brooklyn Nets Debut New Commercial

Posted 05.01.2012 | New York

On the heels of unveiling a new logo designed by Jay-Z himself, the Brooklyn Nets have debuted a new commercial touting neighborhood roots and once ag...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 06.24.2012 | New York
Len Berman

ESPN has come up with a doozy of a report. New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis, who's already been suspended eight games in the bounty scandal, reportedly would listen to opposing coaches during games.