Jay Z Helps With Construction of Barclays Center (Photos)

Regardless of what the NY Post thinks, Jay Z has been instrumental in bringing the Nets to Brooklyn.

Yes, he is a minority owner in %, but it is his status as one of the most influential people in the world, that is helping create a buzz around a team that isn’t good.

TMZ caught Jigga checking out some heavy machinery as they put the finishing touches on the Barclay Center.