NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 20: Brooklyn Nets Owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to the crowd prior to the game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Chicago Bulls during Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at Barclays Center on April 20, 2013 in New York City.
disgraceful conditions, forced to remain seated throughout, and was not feeling well. Golubkov worked through the ranks at Rosbank to take the helm in 2008. One of the bank's former owners, billionaire politician Mikhail Prokhorov, expressed outrage at the investigation, saying he had petitioned the court where Golubkov was expected to be charged for him to be freed on bail. I know him very wellMore quotes »
Nets survive Game 5, beating Bulls, 110-91
lose and it was time to hit the links.That surely would've been a disappointing thing given the $330 million owner Mikhail Prokhorov assumed when the Nets went on their summer shopping spree.But they found a way to get it done Monday night and keep their flickering Read more »
Jay Z: 'My job as an owner is over'
My job as an owner is over but as a fan it has just begun. Im a Brooklyn Net forever. Its been an honor to work with Mikhail Prokhorov, Dmitry Razumov, Christophe Charlier, ONEXIM Sports and Entertainment, Brett Yormark and all the wonderful people involved Read more »
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Former Nets Coach PJ Carlesimo Calls Brooklyn’s Title Hopes Urealistic
Carlesimo doesn’t envision the Brooklyn Nets hoisting up an NBA championship trophy anytime soon (no matter what owner Mikhail Prokhorov says.) Carlesimo, who quickly found a TV gig after the Nets fired him, thinks Avery Johnson didn’t get a fair shot in BK. 5/24/13 from SLAM Online Read more »
Russia's Onexim sells RenCredit stake to ex-telecoms boss-paper
May 24 (Reuters) - Onexim, an investment vehicle of Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov, has sold a 6.5 percent stake in Renaissance Credit bank, the newspaper Vedomosti reported, citing the bank's CEO Alexei Levchenko. Prokhorov, a businessman and a politician, 5/24/13 from Reuters Read more »
Fired P.J. says Nets title dreams 'not realistic'
while he believes Brooklyn’s talent places it in the upper echelon of the NBA, the Nets’ former coach said Thursday that Mikhail Prokhorov's goal of winning a title in two years is “maybe not totally realistic.” “Everybody starts the year saying we want to from New York Daily News Read more »
Mikhail Prokhorov's Master Plan for Brooklyn Nets in Trouble?
Prokhorov has said he wants the Nets to win a championship by 2015. He's also said he wants his original $223 million investment in the team and Barclays Center to be worth a billion dollars that same year. The first goal seems fleeting. The second, based from Nets Daily: For New Jersey Nets Fans Read more »
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Nets, founded in 1967, are a member of the Atlantic Division. The general manager of the team is Billy King, and the owner is Mikhail Prokhorov. The team is loaded with talented players—including Deron Williams, Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez—who have a combined from Bleacher Report Read more »