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Brooklyn to Honor Brooklyn

This Borough of Churches native grinned upon noticing Darren Rovell’s piece on ESPN New York, reporting that the Brooklyn Nets will honor the Brooklyn Dodgers with a new alternate uniform later this season.

I am no fan of the short-sleeve jersey fad but admit that this one looks pretty cool. Of course, I could nitpick (Me nitpick? Never!) by pointing out that, while the Dodgers wore the blue on gray while on the road, the Nets are unveiling the uni at a March 21st home game against the Celtics.

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Jason Epstein is the president of Southfive Strategies, LLC. He was a public-relations consultant for the Turkish embassy in Washington from 2002 to 2007.