Jason Collins Signs With Brooklyn Nets, Becomes First Openly Gay Player in Major Sports Leagues

Jason Collins Becomes First Active Openly Gay Player in Major American Sport

by Slate

It’s only a 10-day contract but it’s a historic 10-day contract. The Brooklyn Nets have signed on Jason Collins, effectively making him the first... Read More

Jason Kidd

Jason Kidd New Nets Coach

by ESPN

The Brooklyn Nets have named Jason Kidd their new head coach, the team announced Wednesday night. The hiring was first reported by ESPN's Marc Stein and... Read More

Before Roc Nation Sports,
There Was Master P

Before Roc Nation Sports,
There Was Master P

by Chris Wilder

Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter is best known as the rapper from Marcy Projects who sold a lot of records then made it big as a... Read More

From the Style Desk: NBA Style with the Brooklyn Nets + Brian Atwood’s Bridal Debut!

From the Style Desk: NBA Style with the Brooklyn Nets + Brian Atwood’s Bridal Debut!

by #teamEBONY

Who, what and where!  Blackout in Brooklyn The Brooklyn Nets are celebrating their first time in the NBA Playoffs since 1956 with a chic... Read More

[UNSUNG HEROES]
The Black Fives: Black Basketball Pioneers

[UNSUNG HEROES]
The Black Fives: Black Basketball Pioneers

by #teamEBONY

In celebration of Black History Month, the Barclays Center will be honoring the legacy of Brooklyn’s African American basketball legacy with a new exhibit. The... Read More

 Brooklyn Nets Guard Joe Johnson

[INTERVIEW]
Joe Johnson on Bringing It to Brooklyn

by Chris Williams

Brooklyn has long since been known as a cultural Mecca, breeding artists, writers, musicians and other notables. Though many athletes got their start in... Read More

From the Style Desk: Hooping with the BK Nets and Strolls Down “Mascara Way”!

From the Style Desk: Hooping with the BK Nets and Strolls Down “Mascara Way”!

by #teamEBONY

Who, what and where!  Nothing But Nets — The fashion team trekked to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY this week to scout out the space... Read More

BROOKLYN NETS VS. NY KNICKS:
The Battle for New York Hoops Supremacy

BROOKLYN NETS VS. NY KNICKS:
The Battle for New York Hoops Supremacy

by Glenn Minnis

Can the Nets truly 'run this town?' That's what New York City NBA fans and spooked top-tier management of the borough-rival Knicks, albeit for... Read More

Jay-Z

NY Post’s Phil Mushnick Unapologetic; Says He’s Not a Racist

by #teamEBONY

New York Post columnist Phil Mushnick wrote a pretty idiotic column last week, in which he suggested Jay-Z should rename the Brooklyn Nets the... Read More

A Reminder from Forbes and the NY Post:
Post-Racial America? Not Even Close

A Reminder from Forbes and the NY Post:
Post-Racial America? Not Even Close

by Glenn Minnis

Intoxicating as the reality may be, there’s a sobering symmetry in learning that in the same week Forbes Magazine deemed not a single African-American... Read More