It's real -- and it'll be spectacular

Nets' future home is taking shape in Brooklyn; seeing will make you a believer

Updated: June 23, 2011, 6:56 PM ET
By Rob Parker | ESPNNewYork.com

There's an arena growing in Brooklyn.


On Wednesday afternoon, wearing a hard hat and following a couple of guides, I got a tour of the Barclays Center of Brooklyn, the future home of the Nets. You don't have to say New Jersey Nets anymore. The organization has dropped NJ already and it's just a matter of time before they cross two rivers and return home.

And even though there's still another NBA season to be played before that happens, my ...

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