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Unprecedented feature in new Nets arena

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08:05 AM ET 10.08 | There is new life in the Nets. This isn't New Jersey anymore. The Nets might actually have a home-court advantage. Brooklyn practiced at the Barclays Center for the first time Sunday and raved about the team's new digs, giving a thumbs-up to just about everything while taking thinly veiled shots at their last home in Newark. "I've never seen anything like it," Kris Humphries said about the $1 billion arena. "Everything is so much bigger and nicer than what we'Unprecedented element to Nets new arenare used to." The Nets finished an abysmal 9-24 at home last season. ... [Avery Johnson] detailed one small issue: the open entrance to the street allowed sunlight to shine through to the arena, which could become a problem during afternoon games.

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October 8, 2012  08:10 AM ET

1 Billion on an arena...interesting. Tax dollars at its best I suppose.

October 8, 2012  08:30 AM ET

'Unprecedented element to Nets new arenare used to."

What is an arenare?

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October 8, 2012  08:53 AM ET
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'Unprecedented element to Nets new arenare used to." What is an arenare?

arenare definition: strand, drive up onto the shore, be driven onto the shore... :)

October 8, 2012  08:55 AM ET
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Weird thay Kris is the picture of the Nets instead of DWill.

because he runs the Nets and not DWill.. kidding

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October 8, 2012  09:27 AM ET

Different location, same Nets equals embarrassment. I billion dollars could've beautified downtown Booklyn to a greater degree, whatta a waste of money!

October 8, 2012  09:30 AM ET

Will Losing In Better Surroundings Taste Better, Bro?

October 8, 2012  10:54 AM ET

Both the Knicks and the Nets are the reasons why I couldn't care less about the NBA. The NBA is a crap league full of prima donnas and men that would run you over just to get the dollar on the other side of the street.

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October 8, 2012  12:47 PM ET
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What sport do you follow Mr. Patel? Cricket perhaps?

His name would suggest such.

October 8, 2012  01:09 PM ET

Maybe i need to be enlightened. Don't the nets basically have the same team as last year? How have they gotten so much better? Will Johnson make that much of a difference?

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October 8, 2012  04:27 PM ET

Let the sun shine, let the sun shine...

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