Tag: Brooklyn. Nets
The Brooklyn Nets recently revealed “Stars and Stripes” alternate uniforms, meant to pay homage to the team’s rich history. The gear is a throwback to the ABA Nets’ “Stars and Stripes” uniform worn from 1972-1976. To coincide with the uniform launch, the Brooklynettes dance team is hosting a “Fashion Face-Off” competition.
The Brooklynettes have enlisted tri-state area fashion design students, to help create a new look for the team. Designs must be black and white, contain the word “NETS,” reflect the Brooklyn “Stars and Stripes uniform,” and draw inspiration from the Brooklynettes current costume collection, which boasts an edgy yet sophisticated vibe.
The top three designs will be featured on brooklynnets.com, where fans will be able to vote for their favorite fashions. The apparel will be produced by costume designer, David Dalrymple, and will hit the hardwood at the Barclays Center, during the 2014-15 NBA season. … Read More »
Paul Pierce was part of a blockbuster trade that moved him from the Boston Celtics to the Brooklyn Nets. His transition to New York this season comes after 15 years of playing in Boston. Pierce will need to adjust to a new team and a new home, and he’ll have to keep pace in a city that is at the center of fashion. To start, he’s the October cover star for DuJour magazine.
Pierce spoke with the magazine only three weeks after moving into the city. Within the interview, he discusses the move to New York, retirement, fatherhood and the Knicks rivalry. Below is an excerpt and for the full story, read on here.
DuJour: You just moved to the city three weeks ago—what’s the verdict?
Paul Pierce: I feel good about living in New York. I’ve been playing in Boston my whole … Read More »