Mayor Bloomberg Hangs “Championship” Banners With Murder Stats On Them At Barclays Center

So it’s almost like the Nets won something. posted on

1. This morning New York Times reporter Mike Grynbaum tweeted that Mayor Bloomberg’s staff was hanging banners at Barclays Center for his State of the City address with interesting statistics on them.

2. Many on the Internet were confused.

5. But then visual proof emerged.

6. What do the Nets, who have never won an NBA championship, think of the banners in their new home?

Harry E. Walker / MCT

7. Oh, here comes Nets coach PJ Carlesimo…

Harry E. Walker / MCT
Adam Hunger / Reuters

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

Facebook Conversations
          
     
    Now Buzzing