Found September 23, 2012 on
Mikhail Prokhorov cut the ribbon to open the new home of the Brooklyn Nets, the Barclays Center, on Friday. Within minutes, Prokhorov also told reporters that he expects his team to start winning soon -- and big. "We are on the right way, and I'm expecting our championship within three years," he said. Prokhorov bought the former New Jersey Nets in 2009 and has since put a lot of work into building a winning team and producing a profitable organization. He moved the team to Brooklyn this offseason. Brooklyn didn't land the NBA's top trade piece, Dwight Howard, this offseason,...

Prokhorov still has confidence in Nets

When Mikhail Prokhorov bought the Brooklyn (formerly New Jersey) Nets back in 2010, he promised an NBA Championship within five years. It is two years later and during that time the Nets went 46-102, not coming anywhere near the playoffs. However, after keeping Deron Williams and Brook Lopez and adding Joe Johnson this offseason, the Nets look like a team on the rise and Prokhorov...

Mikhail Prokhorov Expecting Championship for Brooklyn Nets Within Three Years is Only Mostly Crazy

In a city that includes Rex Ryan among its sports personalities, preseason prognostications in New York should be taken with one of those big grains of salt that flavors the soft pretzels sold on Manhattan street corners. Joe Namath once shocked the world by guaranteeing a Jets victory over the Colts in Super Bowl III. Now a New York franchise seems remiss if some member of the organization...

Brooklyn Nets black jerseys gets leaked (Picture)

For those of you looking for the first look at the brand-new Brooklyn Nets jerseys, you have come to the right place. Check out this photo believed to be an actual picture of the jerseys:Black and White....classsy (Courtesy of The Other Paper)

Nets' Prokhorov reiterates championship timetable

Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov's goal remains winning a championship, and the confident Russian expects that to happen soon. "Every team has a grand plan, and we're moving slowly, step by step, because it's easy to make a strong team, but it's very difficult to make a championship team," Prokhorov told reporters Friday after a ribbon-cutting, ceremonial...

Nets dancers unveil new black leather look

If you thought the new plain black uniforms of the Brooklyn Nets were intimidating wait until you get a look at the Brooklynette dancers' outfits. The dancers' pompoms and and colorful pleated skirts have been replaced by studded fingerless gloves and black faux-leather shorts.  The sexy, but scary, outfits look like they could have been designed by Gemma from the "...

Wake Forest Picks Up Commitment From Miles Overton

Miles Overton is the son of Brooklyn Nets coach Doug Overton.
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