New Jersey State AFL-CIO President Charles Wowkanech expressed the federation’s support for a proposal by the state’s Senate President Stephen Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto calling on Gov. Chris Christie to make the state’s annual pension payment at the start of the fiscal year, rather than waiting until the end of the year.
Kentucky head coach John Calipari coached the New Jersey Nets for three seasons before returning to college basketball, and rumors swirl (...)
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The team still has offices and a gym in East Rutherford while it builds a complex in Brooklyn, and the impending end of an era has left business neighbors nostalgic.
Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari made his first switch from college basketball to head coach of the New Jersey Nets in the mid-'90s. After a lackluster three-year stint, followed by an assistant coaching gig with the Philadelphia 76ers, Calipari returned to the college level and ultimately ended up at Kentucky. Show More Summary
It wasn’t too long ago that, down the shore, New Jersey hosted one of the most notorious litigation hellholes in the country. That’s not the case anymore, as the current (2014-15) ATRA Judicial Hellholes report explains in a suitably defense-oriented way. Show More Summary
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It must be trade season. For the first time since Deron Williams was shipped to the New Jersey Nets in 2011, the Utah Jazz have a starter who's made his displeasure with the team very public. Following Utah's February 11 loss to theShow More Summary
Chicago is getting another pre-Broadway tryout: “Gotta Dance,” a new musical based on a 2008 Dori Berinstein documentary about the New Jersey Nets’ hip-hop dance team made up of senior citizens. The documentary followed the neophyte team of 12 women and one man from...
A Teresa Giudice tell-all is reportedly coming soon, and could net the Real Housewives of New Jersey star up to $1 million. In October, the reality star and mother of four was sentenced to 15 months behind bars for charges of bank and wire fraud. Show More Summary
Marc by Marc Jacobs just unveiled its second campaign cast entirely through social media, and, as with last season's, it appears the brand cast a world-wide net. From Singapore to Nashville, London to New Jersey, the stakes were high and only the most pastel-haired would triumph. Though there's a disappointing... More »
Steve Bernier netted his first two power-play goals of the season, and the New Jersey Devils beat the Kings.
Russia's tanking economy and currency might have something to do with the possible sale of the Brooklyn Nets. For months there have been rumors that the owner of the Brooklyn Nets Mikhail Prokhorov is thinking about selling the team and on Tuesday, Bloomberg's Scott Shoshnick reported that the team is for sale. Show More Summary
The Bucks signed 37-year-old Kenyon Martin on Friday to replenish a depleted frontcourt, reuniting the forward with former New Jersey Nets teammate and current Milwaukee coach Jason Kidd.
Officers from Camden County Police Department in New Jersey are being hailed for their heroic efforts after they formed a human net in order to rescue three people from a raging inferno. According to CBS Local, the incident happened on Wednesday afternoon. Show More Summary
Fact: New York Knicks' Bernard King scored the most points in NBA history when he scored 60 points vs. the New Jersey Nets in 1984. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: Sports Illustrated Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The Only Thing That Is More Likely To Generate More Hate-filled Attacks On Republican Governor Chris Christie Out Of Philadelphians Is If He Is Seen Sitting In The 'NAACP Skybox' At A New Jersey Nets Game
Awesome. The NBA players are the latest professional athletes to show their support for the family of Eric Garner, who was choked to death by a police officer. (Side note: I can’t get over how weeeeeeee Jay looks next to these huge basketball players.) [Vanity Fair] Kate Hudson has called off her engagement to Muse [...]
Adding to the excitement of their first NBA game last night (December 8), Prince William and Kate Middleton got some face time with two of America’s hottest recording artists- Beyoncé Knowles and Jay Z. After a meet-and-greet with LeBron...Show More Summary
At 0-17, the Philadelphia 76ers are one loss away from tying the 2009-10 New Jersey Nets for the worst start in NBA history. They may have one of their best opportunities to finally get a win when they take on the short-handed Minnesota...Show More Summary