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Men's Basketball
Brooklyn Nets (Formerly New Jersey Nets)

 
 
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Official Website:
www.brooklynnets.com

Home Arena:
Barclays Center
620 Atlantic Ave., Brooklyn, New York 11217
Map/Transportation

Seating Capacity: 19,000
Opened: 2012
Cost: Approximately $1 Billion
 
     
 
2014 Season Update:
The Brooklyn Nets lost to the Miami Heat (1-4) in the Eastern Conference Semifinals.
 
     
 
  • The Brooklyn Nets are a professional basketball team located in Brooklyn, NYC.
  • The original team was founded in 1967 and came to be known as the New Jersey Nets until they were relocated to Brooklyn, NY in 2012.
  • They are members of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
  • The Nets have been NBA finalists 2 times without winning a championship. However, they won the American Basketball Association (ABA) Championships in the 1973-74 and 1975-76 seasons.
  • The Nets have 2 Conference Championships and 5 Divisional Championships.
  • The Nets have made 18 Playoff appearances, with the most recent being in 2014.
 
     
 

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Sources:
NBA - Nets History
CBS Sports - NBA /Teams/Brooklyn Nets

 

 

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