Celebrating "An Evening of Russian Culture" as reported by our reader BobbyG:
Q: Why a Russian Culture Night you might ask?
A: the Nets are owned by Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov
NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 19: Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin and his mother, two times Olympic champion Tatiana Ovechkina, pose for a shot with New Jersey Nets mascot during the game against the Utah Jazz on January 19, 2011 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey (Getty Images via HQ Alex Ovechkin).
January 19, 2011
Bonus (better late than never :):