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Nets To Takeover Borough For First ‘Neighborhood Day’

Nets To Take Over Brooklyn For First Ever 'Neighborhood Day'

Mason Plumlee and Brooklyn Nets will take over Brooklyn for Neighborhood Day. | Photo via YouTube

The Brooklyn Nets are coming to take over a number of neighborhoods in the borough as part of the first-ever Brooklyn Nets Neighborhood Day.

On Wednesday, June 24, over 100 Brooklyn Nets staffers and Nets players including Markel Brown, Cory Jefferson and Mason Plumlee will engage with Brooklynites in various neighborhoods of the borough from 8AM to 6PM. From Crown Heights, Park Slope, Brooklyn Heights DUMBO and more, Nets staff will stop in local shops and surprise them with Nets branded cupcakes and hand out free Nets merchandise as the tip-off to the team’s summer ticket sales and marketing campaign.

“We are excited to take our sales and marketing efforts to the streets and engage the consumer for Brooklyn Nets Neighborhood Day,” said Brett Yormark, CEO of the Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center. “The Nets are all about Brooklyn, and we are asking our neighbors in the Borough to support us and rally around their home team.”

Nets players will be stationed with-in Downtown Brooklyn will sign autographs and meet fans at select locations listed below:

  • Markel Brown: Nets Shop by adidas at Barclays Center from Noon to 1:30PM
  • Cory Jefferson: Modell’s Sporting Goods, 360 Fulton St., 4:30PM to 6PM
  • Mason Plumlee: Nets Shop by adidas at Barclays Center, 7PM to 8PM

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