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Jay Z

The Brooklyn Nets Lack Color

4/30/2012 12:00 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
breaking news

Brooklyn Nets logo

What's black and white and scrubbed of all things Jersey?? The NEW LOGO for the Brooklyn Nets ... designed by part owner of the team Jay-Z. Jigga what?

The team -- which will be relocated from NJ to Brooklyn next season -- just released the new colorless logo ... which is already being hailed as "the new badge for Brooklyn."

Jay-Z, who is being credited with playing an "instrumental" role in the creation of the new logo, said in a statement, "The boldness of the designs demonstrate the confidence we have in our new direction ...  The new colors and logos are examples of our commitment to update and refine all aspects of the team."

So, we gotta ask ...

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ANONYMOUS    

This is ridiculog for a design company this is so dumb and he did nothing more than take the current 3D logo make 2D and slap a B in the Basketball. My 2 yr old son could have done this. This is what he is being hailed for creating. Rubbish!

870 days ago
32.

ducatiguy8    

Really Jay Z? Stick to rapping!

870 days ago
33.

haha    

Looks more like the winning design in a 5th grade contest. BORING.

870 days ago
34.

Sweetness    

Who cares about color, they need to start winning games

870 days ago
35.

Nick    

Total Rip-off of the Raiders!! Not very creative but it will sell millions of jerseys as Badass Brooklyn Basketball.

870 days ago
36.

jrm523    

This reminds me of the Raider logo...rip off much?

870 days ago
37.

deer woman    

Looks like the Raiders logo.

870 days ago
38.

CelebJustice    

Quick glance and it looks like a rip off of the Raiders logo.

870 days ago
39.

NobodySpecial    

That's the kind of logo you make with some free graphics program when you are bored, sitting drunk in front of your computer on a Monday night. Jigga, go get some real talent to do the graphics !

870 days ago
40.

Jim in Cali    

This logo is almost as ugly as Jay

870 days ago
41.

Maddie    

Brooklyn is all about the hip hop scene. Who thought a completely black logo that could have been designed by a first year student was a good idea.The logo needs to make a statement, reminding the world how powerful Brooklyn really is!

870 days ago
42.

Pudding Tang    

to not have a professional do it is beyond arrogant, as usual from people like Jay Z and Kanye West to make attempts at raising their low self esteem as evident in their weak skills

870 days ago
43.

nickp91    

I like how the Nets just copied the Raiders.

870 days ago
44.

Cartman    

We get it. It's a black owned team with a black logo with a "B" for black in the logo.

870 days ago
45.

Fifty Shades of WTF    

Wow... really pedestrian and unimaginative. SAD

870 days ago
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