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  • With the fans, come the revelers. As area surrounding Atlantic Yards prepares for the influx of Nets ticket holders expected when the Barclays Center arena opens next fall, its residents also bracing for the arrival of several new sports bars that are popping up in anticipation of crowds of thirsty game-goers. Residents, many of whom were none too happy about the Barclays Center project to begin with, are no less amused by this latest development. “We don’t want the area around the arena to turn into the area around Madison Square Garden,” neighbor and attorney Harry Lipman told the Daily News. … [more]

  • Prime 6, a bar set to open in May at the corner of Flatbush and Sixth avenues, one block from the Nets’ forthcoming Atlantic Yards arena in Brooklyn, caught flack from Community Board 6 yesterday for a 46-seat outdoor patio it intends to keep open, according to the Brooklyn Paper. Owner Akiva Ofshtein secured a liquor license, which permits alcohol service until 4 a.m., but neighbors fear a rowdy post-Nets game scene and want the patio closed by midnight on weekends. … [more]