Tag Archive | Barclays Center

PHOTO GALLERY and VIDEO: Thurman v Porter Press Conference

Fans of boxing mark your calendars for June 25, as Welterweight World Champion Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter will be battling it out at the Barclays Center. Thurman (26-0, 22 KOs), of Clearwater, Fla., and Porter (26-1-1, 16 KOs), of Las Vegas by way of Akron, Ohio, are both coming off superb 2015 campaigns that […]

Former World Champion Former world champion and Long Island-native Chris Algieri returns to Barclays Center on Dec 5 to Battle Erick Bone

Former world champion and Long Island-native Chris Algieri (20-2, 8 KOs) returns to Barclays Center in Brooklyn to take on Ecuador’s Erick Bone (16-2, 8 KOs) in a 10-round welterweight bout on Saturday, Dec. 5. The Algieri vs. Bone fight is promoted by DiBella Entertainment in association with Star Boxing and will be part of […]

Daniel Jacobs and Peter Quillin Square-Off on Dec. 5 at Barclays Center

In a highly anticipated showdown between two of Brooklyn’s most exciting and talented fighters, WBA Middleweight World Champion Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (30-1, 27 KOs) will take on former world champion Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (32-0-1, 23 KOs) on Saturday, December 5 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn live on SHOWTIME® (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT). “There is no doubt this is going to […]

Brooklyn Nets to Hold Open Practice on Sunday, October 11

  The Brooklyn Nets will hold their annual Open Practice on Sunday, Oct. 11 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. at Barclays Center. Open practice is presented by MetroPCS. Tickets are available now for $5 and can be purchased at brooklynnets.com or ticketmaster.com. All proceeds will benefit the Nets Foundation. Doors open at 10:00 a.m. The first 5,000 attendees will receive co-branded Brooklyn […]

WWE SummerSlam Returns to the Barclays Center in 2016 and 2017

Barclays Center, NYC & Company and WWE have agreed to a multi-year deal to bring SummerSlam, Monday Night Raw® and NXT®back to Barclays Center in Brooklyn in August 2016 and August 2017.  This announcement comes on the heels of an extraordinary SummerSlam Week last month which saw WWE sell out Barclays Center for an unprecedented three consecutive nights with NXT Takeover™: Brooklyn, SummerSlam and Monday Night […]

College Basketball Powerhouse Louisville Headlines 2015 BROOKLYN HOOPS Events at Barclays Center

Barclays Center will host an impressive field of teams for the fourth annual Barclays Center Classic presented by Honda on November 27-28 and the BROOKLYN HOOPS™ Holiday Invitational on the evening of November 28. The two events are part of the venue’s 2015-16 college basketball schedule that will feature more than 40 games in Brooklyn. On November 27 in the Barclays Center Classic presented by […]

NIT Season Tip-Off Comes to Barclays Center

The NIT Season Tip-Off will move to Barclays Center in Brooklyn beginning in 2015. Operated by ESPN Events, the preseason tournament will feature Arkansas, Georgia Tech, Stanford and Villanova leading up to the semifinals on Thursday, Nov. 26 and the title game on Friday, Nov. 27 – to be aired across ESPN2 and ESPNU. The 2015 format will feature […]