Found August 13, 2013 on
The Awesome Boston:
A.B. Last October, Bleacher Report posted an article about Busted Coverage‘s theory that Dallas Mavericks owner, Mark Cuban, was trolling the Brooklyn Nets by purchasing the domain nets.com. If you read each article, there is talk about Cuban and Brooklyn Nets owner, Mikhail Prokhorov, not liking each other for various reasons. I’ll spare you the details – that’s what the links are for.
In regards to the domain hi jinx, there was never any confirmation that Cuban was behind the prank, but here’s the page that appeared late last year:
Until now, it was assumed that nets.com would stay this way and some troll, Cuban or not, would enjoy owning a coveted-by-a-billionaire NBA team name domain.
However, the recent Paul Pierce & Kevin Garnett trade to the Brooklyn Nets may have changed all that. The Nets rebuilt using Celtics legends and to the mysterious nets.com owner, apparently the site was ready for a facelift as well…
Go ahead and type www.nets.com into your browser. The address...
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