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.
Friday morning, shortly after developer Bruce Ratner took stage in the Geico Atrium at Barclays Center, the lights came on. Nine years of vision had become a reality.