Brooklyn Nets (née New Jersey Nets) investor Jay-Z and his wife Beyoncé have kept a relatively low public profile since the birth of their daughter Blue Ivy Carter, independently releasing songs and photos and singing at Carnegie Hall. Perhaps it’s only a low profile by celebrity-couple standards, but they didn’t go to the Grammys!
Last night, though, Mr. Z and Ms. é made an appearance at Madison Square Garden to see the Nets defeat Jeremy Lin’s Knicks. Forensic analysis of photos shot at the game indicates that Beyonce wore potential parquet-destroying heels, and that the best and worst part of being a civilian sitting courtside is getting to sit next to a celebrity but having to pretend to text so as to play it cool.
Beyoncé and Jay-Z
Which civilian is more ostentatiously unconcerned with their celebrity seatmates--the woman craning away from Beyoncé, or the man studying his sent messages?
Beyoncé and La La Anthony
The wife of the Nets' investor and of the Knicks' star share thoughts on their MTV past and 'Basketball Wives' present.
Beyoncé and child.
Lesson learned from this photo: Little boys grow up to play sports; little girls grow up to be pop stars.