New Jersey Rumors
Former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal is opening a high-rise apartment complex in New Jersey’s largest city. O’Neal was joined by city and state officials on Tuesday in Newark for a news conference to discuss the project. The Newark native partnered with New Brunswick-based Boraie Development and Goldman Sachs to build the $79 million complex. The 22-story tower will house 168 units. It sits near the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.
Brian Windhorst: The Supreme Court could rule this morning on the New Jersey sports gambling case. If NJ wins, 15-20 states could soon follow, the huge sporting betting industry could come into the light & American sports could materially change.
Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman may have attended high school in Dallas, but the NBA legend was born in New Jersey. That apparently means he’s a New York Jets fan and the former forward proved it by visiting training camp on Wednesday and paining his nails lime green.
The following is a statement on behalf of the Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Devils from Managing General Partner Josh Harris: “It is with a great deal of sadness that we mourn the loss of one of Philadelphia’s greatest ambassadors and humanitarians, Ed Snider. “Ed continually poured his heart into making a difference in the lives of those around him and he stopped at nothing to make the city of Philadelphia a better place for everyone. He leaves behind a legacy of civic pride, charitable acts and philanthropy that is truly unmatched.