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The Brooklyn Knight leads the Nets against the Toronto Raptors at Barclays Center. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Drop BrooklyKnight Mascot, Say He ‘Didn’t Work Out’

Nets fans will be saying good night to the BrooklyKnight. The Nets have decided to do away with their 2-year-old mascot, who the team cast as a superhero.


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The Man Who Killed Spider-Man Talks Superhero Shake Up

The first issue of The Superior Spider-Man hits comic shops Wednesday. Only it’s not Peter Parker behind the famous mask – because Peter Park is dead.


Marvel Studios Celebrates Release Of "Marvel's The Avengers" At The New York Stock Exchange

‘The Avengers’: A Uniquely New York TV Phenomenon

For decades, in Marvel Comics, The Avengers lived smack dab in the center of Manhattan, in a mansion donated by Tony Stark (Iron Man), on 70th Street, just down the block from Central Park.


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5 Best Films To See At The Tribeca Film Festival

With hundreds of films to view from all around the world, the annual Tribeca Film Festival highlights stories that will touch your heart, thrill you, scare you and enlighten you. All you need is a ticket.


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FDNY, Spider-Man, And Captain America Team Up In Fire Prevention Comic Book

Some of Earth’s mightiest super-heroes have teamed up with New York’s Bravest to battle a common foe.


Amar'e Stoudemire #1 of the New York Knicks (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images), A Spider-Man impersonator in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

NBA, Marvel Teaming Up To Blend Knicks, Spider-Man

Marvel and the NBA are launching a new line of clothing, including caps, T-shirts and sweat shirts, at the upcoming All-Star game later this month. The line pairs famous super heroes with famous NBA teams, including Spider-Man and the Knicks.


Molly Crabapple (Photo by Seth Kushner)

NYC Style: Artist Molly Crabapple

Molly Crabapple is a native New Yorker, known for work with DC Comics, Marvel Comics and the New York Times.


Scene from Spider-Man

Spider-Man’s Movie Guide To The Real New York City

The life of nerdy high-school loser Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) takes a super-heroic turn after getting bitten by a radioactive spider during a class field trip.