Fan Extraordinaire Mr. Whammy is Brooklyn-born

Mr. Whammy, Nets Fan

Of every Brooklyn Nets fan that regularly attends games, Mr. Whammy is the most recognizable. A season ticket holder for 16 years, Mr. Whammy sits behind the basket on the opposite end from the Nets bench, holding up fun signs, wearing old-school and new-school Nets jerseys, shaking opponents at the free throw line, and showing […]

Brooklyn’s Ready… Just About

Brooklyn Nets Barclays Center

“They’re gonna play ‘The Addams Family,’ this is America.” It was the third quarter of the first Brooklyn Nets preseason game at Barclays Center, and I was dissecting DJ Enuff’s choices with my friend Andrew, and longtime Nets fan/prisoner. It was a particularly cathartic moment because, several years ago, I had guided Andrew toward the […]