Mookie Blaylock of the New Jersey Nets by Deidre Silva|Published October 21, 2015-at dimensions 615 × 450 in Pearl Jam 25th Anniversary Week! Day 5 Images navigation Previous Next 1990: Mookie Blaylock #10 of the New Jersey Nets stands on the court during an NBA game in 1990. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice : Copyright 1990 NBAE. (Photo by Ken Levine /Getty Images) The #10 guy who inspired the band’s first name and whose number inspired the title of the band’s first album.