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Jay-Z To Help Design The Brooklyn Nets’ New Jerseys

Jay-Z announced this week that when the Nets move to Brooklyn in 2012, that they would keep their name. They will be referred to as the Brooklyn Nets when they move to Barclays Center. Although the name will be the same, the NBA team will need new uniforms … and Jay will be giving input to a group of designers in the creation of the new jerseys. The hip-hop mogul will work with Nets designers and Adidas to design uniforms for the team, who is are currently ironing out a new logo for their new Brooklyn home, and deciding what colors they will be…
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Jay-Z To Open Brooklyn Nets Arena With Series Of Concerts In 2012

Jay-Z and NBA’s New Jersey Nets have been hyping the move to Brooklyn for the last couple season. Will next will, the hew Brooklyn arena will finally open, and the hip-hop superstar will kick things off with a series of concerts. Hov, who owns a minority stake in the team, appeared at a press conference on Monday (September 26) to reveal the Nets’ official name. “We have decided that the official name for the Nets will be the ‘Brooklyn Nets,’ ” Jay said. “See, I’m really giddy right now.” The team will move the franchise from New Jersey to Brooklyn for the 2012-13 season…
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Nets Begin Selling Premium Tickets For 2012 Season In Brooklyn

Although the New Jersey Nets’ move to Brooklyn will be after next season — if there’s even one played due to a possible lockout — the team is already selling premium season tickets for their inaugural NBA season at the Barclays Center in 2012-13. According to NBA.com, the Nets have started offering current season tickets holders the opportunity to buy its top ticket package, which is being called “All Access” season tickets…
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Utah Jazz Trade Deron Williams To New Jersey Nets, For Devin Harris, Favors

Carmelo Anthony may have been the the main topic, going into the NBA’s trade deadline. But now that the MeloDrama is over, following the Nuggets’ trade with the Knicks, another superstar shocked folks with a move before Thursday’s deadline. After a failed attempt at acquiring Carmelo, news surfaced Wednesday (February 23), that the New Jersey Nets have agreed to a blockbuster trade with the Utah Jazz for Deron Williams…
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Jay-Z Enjoys Power Breakfast With NYC Mayor Bloomberg, Nets Billionaire Owner Mikhail Prokhorov

Jay-Z had a nice little power breakfast on Wednesday (May 19), dining with two billionaires at New York’s Gracie Mansion. The meeting of minds was with NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Russian billionaire, Mikhail Prokhorov. Jay and the NYC mayor were welcoming Prokhorov into town, who was there to handle biz for his newly acquired NBA team, the New Jersey Nets…
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