President Obama Poses with Nets Fan

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The Corrado family was eating at Arthur Bryant bar b q in Kansas City when the President came in. The resulting selfie has become a small viral sensation. But we know that the real significance is that one of the Corrados, who appear to live in Colarado, was wearing a Nets hat.

The Search for the New Nets Mascot: Bring Back Sly??

Progress Report #1 We’ve already gotten some interesting suggestions. @TheBKGame #MyBrooklynMascot I think a much less serious Knight could work as the Nets Mascot! — Mike King (@MikeKing00) July 21, 2014 Several calls to bring back Sly, the NJ Nets mascot: @TheBKGame there is only one mascot design that should be considered — […]

ESPN: Kevin Garnett Probably Staying with the Nets

Kevin Garnett still 'excited' to play for Brooklyn Nets despite Paul Pierce departure — ESPN New York (@ESPNNewYork) July 14, 2014 I'm told KG's decision was never dependent on Pierce's final destination and he has remained in contact with the #nets. — Alex Raskin (@alexraskinNYC) July 13, 2014

Reactions (Mostly Negative) to Paul Pierce’s Departure

Paul Pierce Riding Raptor

After one season in Brooklyn, Paul Pierce is moving on, signing a two-year agreement with the Wizards: — USA TODAY Sports (@USATODAYsports) July 13, 2014 I do not understand why the Nets were so cavalier about resigning Paul Pierce. He brought them a much-needed personality. That's a loss. — Ryan Ruocco (@RyanRuocco) July 13, […]