Billy King is Brooklyn’s Mr. July
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Reggie Jackson was the Yankees’ “Mr. October”.
Now, Brooklyn has its own “Mr. July” in General Manager Billy King.
The Nets’ executive in charge of player personnel stole all the headlines in last Thursday night’s NBA Draft at the Barclays Center.
Not with his first-round selection of fellow Duke alum Mason Plumlee with the 22nd overall pick, but with the soon-to-be-announced blockbuster deal that will bring future Hall of Famers Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett from Boston to the corners of Atlantic and Flatbush Avenues.