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August 26, 2008

USA Today-heart-Brett Yormark

Atlantic Yards Report

Brett Yormark, CEO and president, Nets Sports and Entertainment (and CEO, Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment), is impressive on a lot of fronts, as USA Today's rapturous profile told us yesterday.

Unfortunately, the reporter swallowed the line that Yormark and the Nets "hope to be in [Brooklyn] by the start of the 2010 season." As I commented on the USA Today site, check out Bruce Ratner's 2011 statement to shareholders and Yormark's consistent fudging of the facts.


NoLandGrab: Ratner executives like Yormark rely upon this type of journalism of stenography to reinforce their spin.

Posted by lumi at August 26, 2008 4:15 AM