Brooklyn

Event: Release party today for book on Nets inaugural season

Author and friend of The Brooklyn Game Jake Appleman spent last season covering the Nets in-depth, and today marks the release party of “Brooklyn Bounce: The Highs and Lows of Nets Basketball’s Historic First Season in the Borough,” Appleman’s book on the team’s inaugural season. There will be some select readings from the book, as […]

Nets to wear alternate sleeved jerseys with Brooklyn Dodgers blue (PIC)

When the Nets moved to Brooklyn, they & Barclays Center paid particular attention to their Brooklyn professional sports history. They planting the “Jackie Robinson Flagpole,” the original flagpole from Ebbets Field (of Brooklyn Dodgers fame) in front of the Daily News Plaza. They invited Brooklyn Dodgers stars of yore to the team’s home games. Now, […]