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Lichtenstein: Playoff Success, Not Knicks' Demise, Will Boost Nets' Brand

By Steve Lichtenstein
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Let’s hold off on this New York City takeover thing, OK?

Hey Deron Williams — how about the Nets winning a round in the playoffs first? 768 more words


Billionaire Brooklyn Nets owner backs off talk of making team Russian

The Brooklyn Nets will not become a Russian-based company anytime soon. And on Tuesday, their owner, Mikhail D. Prokhorov, conceded that the unusual changeover may never happen. 492 more words


Mikhail Prokhorov Looking To Transfer Nets' Ownership Company To Russia

MOSCOW (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Russian owner of the Brooklyn Nets says he is moving ahead with plans to transfer the NBA team’s ownership company to Russia. 246 more words


Brooklyn Nets Ownership Moves to Russia, Amid Crimea Sanction Fears

The owner of the Brooklyn Nets, Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov, said Monday he is transferring ownership of the basketball franchise to his home country, amid the possibility of economic sanctions over Russia’s annexation of Crimea. 107 more words

Brooklyn Nets owner says plans to bring NBA club under Russian jurisdiction

By Alexei Anishchuk

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Russian billionaire said on Monday he planned to relocate his company that runs the Brooklyn Nets basketball team to Russia, in keeping with the Kremlin’s call on Russian businessmen to repatriate their assets to help combat new U.S. 354 more words