1. Courtside Kicks: Brooklyn Nets vs Miami Heat Home Opener
The defending champs take on our very own Nets at what should be a star-studded night at Barclay's, following an off-season that saw Brooklyn load up on elite talent in a bid to knock Miami off the throne.
Can't stand the wait? Get a taste of the game to come at the preseason Heat vs. Knicks game on October 17, while tickets are still available.
Our Perfect PF Flyers Pick: The Bob Cousy Lo is named after the famed Celtics point guard who kicked off the first collaboration by a pro athlete with a sneaker brand in the 1950s. These canvas-and-rubber low-tops — branded with a square, sport green PF heel patch — exude classic hardwood style.
Fri Nov 1 8p. 620 Atlantic Ave. (Flatbush Ave.), Prospect Heights. Tickets from $35, info here. Nearby: The Smoke Joint; Habana Outpost; Kaz An Nou