BROOKLYN, NY/PORTLAND, Ore.—JAY Z opened Barclays Center in style tonight as he unveiled the new Brooklyn Nets jersey from adidas, the official outfitter of the National Basketball Association, to a sold-out crowd. The new Nets jersey is now available for fans to purchase at the Nets Shop by adidas at Barclays Center, Netsstore.com, the NBAStore.com, Modell’s at 140 Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn, as well as the NBA Store on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan when its doors open at 9 a.m. tomorrow.
Brooklyn's got talent.
Nets General Manager Billy King is confident of that. Relishing the offseason challenge of rebuilding his roster after two years of uncertainty, King believes he and his staff have constructed a playoff team on paper. Now, it's time for them to jell.
Submitted by bcouch on September 24, 2012 - 6:53pm
The Springfield Armor, official D-League affiliate of the Brooklyn Nets, recently held an open tryout at the PNY Center in East Rutherford, N.J.
Submitted by bcouch on September 24, 2012 - 6:34pm
Nets players Brook Lopez and MarShon Brooks joined executives from the team, Barclays Center and adidas in opening the Nets Shop by adidas at Barclays Center.
Brook Lopez has been waiting four years for this. The Brooklyn Nets center was so excited when the Nets Shop by adidas at Barclays Center debuted Monday, he filled a bag and left the crowd to sort through the remnants of his "little shopping spree."
-- Retailer’s first store in New York’s largest borough--
Arena’s other committed street accessible retailers to be part of The Shops at Barclays Center
will include Starbucks, Rocawear, MetroPCS, and Elbow Room
Saturday morning started early for Springfield (Mass.) Armor staff. Like 3 a.m. early. They piled into a few cars and began the three-hour trip to the PNY Center -- practice facility of their NBA affiliate, the Brooklyn Nets -- in East Rutherford, N.J.
Submitted by bcouch on September 22, 2012 - 4:06pm
After running an open tryout for the Springfield Armor at the PNY Center, head coach Bob MacKinnon discussed his observations.