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Jay Z

The Brooklyn Nets Lack Color

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

Jigga... is right! As in Jiggaboo! When a black, ehm person of color, is in charge of anything the first thing they do is surround themselves with brothers. Whites don't have a chance at a job, no matter how qualified. Watch the Nets become an all black team.

823 days ago
77.

Babs    

You can not please everyone, so I think Jay-Z made a good choice. If the colors were orange and brown or whatever, someone is going to dissaprove. Get over it and lets move forward in a more positive wasy.

823 days ago
78.

cass    

Terrible logo.

823 days ago
79.

hearnbiz    

That's gangsta... just do it and don't give a damn what other ppl think.

817 days ago
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