There are perks to being part owner of the NBA’s New Jersey Nets…
Rapper turned mogul Jay Z will have it his way this upcoming basketball season.
With the announcement of the Nets moving to New York, a name change is incumbent to future success.
Since Jay Z grew up in Marcy Projects in Brooklyn, NY it comes as no surprise his hometown pride.
During a press conference Jay was humbled to share the newest team name in the league.
The Brooklyn Nets.
”The Brooklyn Nets” will rival the New York Knicks for championship runs to come.
This announcement comes after breaking ground on the new arena expected to open 2012 season.
Jay mentioned concert opportunities in the new venue as well.