Spread love; that's the Brooklyn way. Those famous words from the late Notorious B.I.G., subject of USA Network's upcoming true crime pilot Unsolved, served as the theme for "Biggie Night" as the Brooklyn Nets honored the hometown rapper with a special banner ceremony at the Barclays Center.
Here are a few highlights from the event which took place during halftime of the Brooklyn Nets home game against the New York Knicks.
Sean 'Diddy' Combs pointed to the sky to commemorate the late Notorious B.I.G.
It was a banner fit for a rap legend.
The celebrities were out in full force to celebrate Biggie Night. Sean 'Diddy' Combs and Cassie Ventura brought some flash to the sidelines. (Credit: James Devaney / Getty Images)
Lil' Kim made a girls' night of it! (Credit: James Devaney / Getty Images)
Charles Oakley and Ice Cube were also watching the action in person. (Credit: James Devaney / Getty Images)
Hip-hop artists Offset, Sean 'Diddy' Combs, and Cardi B posed for the cameras. (Credit: James Devaney / Getty Images)
Naturally, Sean 'Diddy' Combs asked the crowd to make some noise for the Notorious B.I.G.
The crowd went nuts as Biggie's jersey was raised to the rafters.
And how did the Nets celebrate their win? With a Biggie GIF, of course!
See who will play rappers Tupac and Notorious B.I.G. in USA's true crime pilot Unsolved, now in production!