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Brooklyn Sponsor Backing Out?

In November of 2007, the Nets announced that they had reached an agreement with Jones Soda to distribute beverages at the Barclays' Center. Thirteen months later, the Seattle-based Jones, which has been doing poorly, may be trying to back out of the deal, with construction delays in Brooklyn a convenient excuse for doing so. Also, the Nets' parent company reported higher losses for the team but continued to fund them.