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Are you ready for your first look at the Nets home court in the Barclays Center? The floor is a herringbone pattern that takes inspiration from the Celtics old parquet floors. The Nets get to take their first shots at Barclays Center Oct. 15 in an exhibition game against the Wizards. Their first regular-season test [...]
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The NBA franchise formerly known as the "New Jersey Nets" and now known as the "Brooklyn Nets" is all set to move into their brand new basketball arena for the 2012-13 NBA regular season. Their new herringbone-patterned home, the Barclays Center, will play host to at least 41 regular season contests this over the next year, and hopefully more if you're a fan...
We’ve seen pictures of progress on the exterior of the Brooklyn Nets’ new home, the Barclays Center, throughout construction. There have been sketches of what the interior was expected to look like and a few “leaked” pics floating around to hold us over until official photos became available. Thanks to the Brooklyn’s newest sports franchise we [...]
The Brooklyn Nets have signed veteran forward Josh Childress.
Nets general manager Billy King announced the signing Thursday. While terms were not disclosed, Childress got a one-year, non-guaranteed contract.
The 29-year-old Childress averaged 2.9 points and 2.8 rebounds in 34 games with Phoenix last season. The fourth pick overall in the 2004 draft out of Stanford has career averages...
A select few NBA venues can be identified with one glance at the court. The parquet floor is synonymous with the Boston Celtics, no matter how much the Orlando Magic try to steal it. The odd lighting in Madison Square Garden makes it obvious to a TV viewer that the Knicks are playing at home. Even the Charlotte Hornets once had a instantly recognizable, if tacky, court design with...
This is weird. With all the buzz about Brooklyn’s new squad and all their upgrading and financial success…..Jay Z is nowhere to be found. In terms of interviews that is.
Apparently the franchise owner is turning down any and all interview requests about the Brooklyn Nets. Dude even turned down an interview with the New York Times.
Nobody turns down the Times, man.
As busy as The Nets offseason has been, they’re not done yet. The Nets general manager Billy King and head coach Avery Johnson will meet with Free Agent Josh Childress prior to his work out, as comfirmed by ESPNNewYorK.com.
A six year veteran, Childress averaged 2.8 RPG and 2.9 PPG in 34 games for the Phoenix Suns last season. The source has also stated, Childress is currently...
After a huge offseason for the Brooklyn Nets, they go from a 21 win team in 2011-2012, to a playoff contender in 2012-2013. However, their coach, Avery Johnson, seems to think they can compete with the Celtics and Heat for a chance to go to the NBA Finals.
After holding a workout for and signing former Hawks forward Josh Childress to a one-year deal, the Nets have also revealed that they have a gorgeous new court.
The Herringbone design will certainly look good on TV especially if the Nets can find a way to become a contender.
To read this article and view the picture of the Nets' new court, please click the link below.
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Nets center Kris Humphries is still caught up in legal red tape in his divorce from Kim Kardashian but looks like he and rumored girlfriend Myla Sinanaj are back on. Both recently testified in Humphries divorce proceedings that they are JUST friends. However TMZ cameras caught up with the two acting like a-couple-with-something-to-hide and Sinanaj’s [...]