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He didn't come out and explicitly say he suspects the NBA Draft Lottery is rigged, but the opinionated analyst said he'd "be very leery if New Jersey gets that number one pick."
Net owner Mikhail Prokhorov is serious about keeping New Jersey star Deron Williams with the Nets after this year. So serious, in fact, that he's started talking smack to Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, the New York Daily News reports. "Let the best man win," Prokhorov said Tuesday. "If he wins, I will crush him with the kickboxing throwdown." Cuban and his deep...
New Jersey Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov has met with Deron Williams to discuss his future with the NBA team, but the Russian tycoon refused to say whether the All-Star guard gave any indication whether he would opt out of his contract after this season.
Prokhorov said both men have a tremendous desire to win which is something the Nets did not do enough this season. They are on...
Mikhail Prokhorov spoke to the media Tuesday at the construction site of the Barclays Center which will be the Nets’ new home in Brooklyn. Prokhorov has been somewhat of a mystery man since buying the team two years ago. Although he was initially vocal and present for some Nets games, he was consumed with running for presidency in Russia and became an absent figure. Luckily for...
Deron Williams, the point guard for the New Jersey Nets, is a free agent following this season, and is rumored to be interested in his hometown Dallas Mavericks.
Speaking in front of the Barclays Center construction site on Tuesday — the first time he has addressed the media since last January, when he called off the trade negotiations for Carmelo Anthony — New Jersey Nets owner...
Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov says he would "crush" Mark Cuban in a fight if the Mavericks sign Deron Williams in free agency.
Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov isn’t prepared to let Deron WIlliams go without a fight… literally. Speaking to media in front of the Barclays construction site, the Nets owner said that he’d crush Mark Cuban in a “kickboxing throw down” if he wins the services of Deron Williams in free agency this summer. He was joking of [...]
Mikhail Prokhorov spoke to the media Tuesday at the construction site of the Barclays Center which will be the Nets’ new home in Brooklyn. Prokhorov has been somewhat of a mystery man since buying the team two years ago. Although he was initially vocal and present for some Nets games, he was consumed with running for presidency in Russia and became an absent figure. Luckily...
New Jersey Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban are living out their own WWE storyline.
For those of you who don’t follow professional wrestling, here’s how a modern WWE storyline works. Remember when the guys you watched as a kid would punch each other and lay snakes on each other and rip off one another’s crucifixes? Now they just talk. They...
Mark Cuban has one response to Mikhail Prokhorov’s promise to “crush” the Mavs owner in a kickboxing fight: not so fast my friend.
The Nets owner said he would fight Cuban over free agent-to-be Deron Williams, who is likely to express interest in Dallas, but Cuban cautions Prokhorov.
“He obviously didn’t see me be the first in WWE history to put Sheamus on the mat,” Cuban...
In one of the silliest — and perhaps only –manufactured (and in jest) blood feud between NBA owners that, fittingly, is worthy of the mention of professional wrestling, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has responded in kind to New Jersey Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov’s smack talk from earlier this week. On Tuesday, Prokhorov was discussing [...]