Found April 13, 2012 on Crossover Chronicles:
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Earlier this week, Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov was in Brooklyn touring his team's still-under-construction stadium and getting a lay of the land as the NBA's Board of Governors get set to officially vote on the name change for the Nets and give the final OK for the team's move from New Jersey to Brooklyn. This has not been the season Prokhorov likely wanted when he bought the Nets. New Jersey is going to miss the Playoffs for the fifth straight year and sit at 21-38. Prokhorov, the Russian billionaire who is entertaining a run for president, is not used to this kind of futility. More than that, Prokhorov had big dreams. He dreamed of pairing Deron Williams with free-agent-to-be Dwight Howard to open his new stadium and make his team a force and title contender -- something the Nets have not REALLY been since Julius Erving was playing except for that run with Jason Kidd, Kenyon Martin and Richard Jefferson in the lineup. Howard, obviously, opted to remain with the Mag...
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