Rap mogul Jay-Z got an opportunity to boast about his Brooklyn Nets following their Monday (November 26) night win against fellow New York rival Knicks shortly after the game.
“The city is under new management,” the rap mogul tweeted after Monday’s 96-89 overtime victory over the Knicks.
The Nets are now 3-0 with the minority owner in attendance. He watched courtside next to his superstar wife, Beyonce. Richard Gere and Michael Strahan were also at the Barclays Center.Despite the impressive win in Brooklyn, Nets point guard Deron Williams downplayed snatching up a big “W.”
“This is what they talked about, this is what they visualized,” Williams said after scoring 16 points on 6-of-17 shooting from the field, with six rebounds. “This was a playoff-type atmosphere. It was a great game to be a part of.” (SLAM Online)
The Nets initially got slated to play the Knicks, however, Hurricane Sandy forced the rescheduling.