Mark down an opponent for the basketball Cats during the 2012-13 season. According to a report out of New York, Kentucky will help open the $1 billion Barclays Center in Brooklyn with a game against Maryland in the fall of 2012. The building, which will house the NBA’s New Jersey Nets, is currently under constuction and will open in September 2012 as the crown jewel of NBA arenas. Somewhere, Ramel Bradley is celebrating loudly and throwing up the diamond one time. And, to think, it seemed like only fines and cool pictures of Eloy Vargas could come out of hanging around Jay-Z.
You can check out what are pretty incredible plans for the 675,000 square foot arena by looking at artist renderings here.