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  • Cover of 2 Chainz Announces New EP "Freebase" With Cover Art & Release Date
    2 Chainz already told us he was working on his next album, which continues the B.O.A.T. theme with a title of B.O.A.T.S. 3. However, before that time comes (we've yet to receive any concrete updates on it), we'll be receiving an EP to hold us over.
  • Cover of Chris Brown Sued For Assault That Occurred During A Basketball Game
    Chris Brown either can't catch a break or suffers some major difficulty in restraining himself. According to a lawsuit filed by a man named Malcolm Ausbon Thursday on Feb.
  • Cover of Lil B Gives "Thank You Based God" Lecture At University Of California, Riverside
    This isn't the first time we've heard of the most based Lil B giving a lecture at a university. In April of 2012, Lil B gave his very first university lecture to the student of NYU. Now Lil B has once again hosted a lecture organized by University of California, Riverside, yesterday, February 5th.
  • Cover of Ol' Dirty Bastard Estate Announces O.D.B. Family Reality Show
    Other than a hologram performance, it appears that Wu-Tang Clan fans can still uphold the legacy of the late Ol Dirty Bastard.
  • Cover of Lil B "Basedworld" Documentary To Be Released In 2014
    Lil B capped off the year by releasing his extremely ambitious, 101-track mixtape, 05 Fuck Em, and while we can be sure to receive plenty of new music from the Based God in 2014, we will also be treated to a documentary on the rapper.
  • Cover of Khloe Kardashian Filing For Divorce From Lamar Odom
    TMZ is reporting that today, Friday the 13th, Khloe Kardashian-Odom will file for divorce from former NBA star Lamar Odom. The divorce was imminent. Lamar has allegedly been battling a crack addiction, and even bragged on camera about cheating on his wife.  
  • Cover of Jason Kidd Curses Out Lawrence Frank
     Before Lawrence Frank was "reassigned" to a lesser role, Jason Kidd made it very clear who was the boss. During the Nets' loss in Orlando on November 3rd, Kidd grew furious with Frank's relentless input and allegedly told the then assistant coach, "I'm the coach of this M*****F****** team."
  • Cover of L.A. Lakers Announce Kobe Bryant's Return
    Lakers fans will be happy to hear that Kobe Bryant will be making his return to the court this Sunday, which will be the first time since tearing his Achilles last April.
  • Cover of Twista Reveals "Back To The Basics" EP Artwork [Update: Tracklist Revealed]
    Twista revealed the release date for his upcoming Back To The Basics EP last week, and now he's revealed the official artwork for the project. The extended play will feature production from the likes of The Legendary Traxster, DJ Tight Mike, Lo-Key, and more throughout it's seven tracks.
  • Cover of Jay Z Purchases Jean-Michel Basquiat Painting For $4.5 Million
    Jay Z has been forthright about his love for art, name-dropping the likes of Picasso, Andy Warhol, Mark Rothko, Jeff Koons and Jean-Michel Basquiat through out various records. However, he's not so forthright about the pieces of art that he purchases for himself.
  • Cover of Release Reminder: Nike Lebron 11 Gamma Blue
    The Nike LeBron 11 "Gamma Blue" draws inspiration from the idea of tempered steel, which, when heated changes colors. The sneaker is constructed of an upper that changes from a gamma blue to a light armory blue.
  • Cover of LeBron James' Son Can Really Hoop
    LeBron James is the best basketball player in the world, so it's not shocking that he would pass on some stellar athletic genes to his kids.  Yesterday, King James posted a quick video of his son, LeBron Jr. hooping and getting to the rim for the finish.
  • Cover of Chris Bosh & Wife Adrienne Had A Baby Girl Last Night (Photos)
    Chris Bosh and his wife Adrienne had a baby girl last night, named Dylan Skye. With the Heat playing his former team the Toronto Raptors, Bosh did not travel with the team as he was staying with his wife as the couple welcomed their second born baby into the world.
  • Cover of Golden State Warriors Play Prison Ball With San Quentin Inmates
    Members of the Golden State Warriors organization took a trip to San Quentin penitentiary to play some "prison ball" with inmates, and this isn't a rare occurrence. Warriors head coach, and NBA legend, Mark Jackson along with assistant coach Brian Scalabrine, General Manager Bob Myers, and assistant general manager Ki
  • Cover of Drake Is  Raptors New Global Ambassador, Will Help Re-Brand Team
    The Toronto Raptors had announced that rapper and TO-native, Drake, would be the host of the 2016 All Star Weekend held in Toronto, which would only be one of his roles with the team.
  • Cover of Biggest NBA Fans In The Rap Game
    There have been a plethora of NBA stars who have dipped their feet in a rap profession but none have been too successful.  So today we are going to forget about all of the tracks Shaq and Metta World Peace have hopped on and show off some of the biggest NBA fans in the rap game today.  
  • Cover of Drug Dealer Says Lamar Odom Freebases & Bought $50K In Drugs
    Lamar Odom is going through personal turmoil as he is battling addiction.  There were some positive signs last week, as his wife, Khloe Kardashian said she and the rest of Odom’s family were working with the NBA forward to work through his issues. Then early morning Friday, LO was hit with a DUI as he was pulled ov
  • Cover of Drake Hosts OVO Basketball Tournament With NBA Players
    Over the weekend, Toronto rapper Drake returned to his hometown and held his annual OVO Fest (October’s Very Own), which featured a slew of performances and high profile names in hip hop such as Kanye West, Lil Wayne, J.
  • Cover of Kanye West Was Crossed Over By DJ Camper While Recording "Yeezus"
    Chi-town producer, DJ Camper was invited out to London while Kanye West was recording Yeezus.  Looking to take a break from a recording session, Camper started playing ball with fellow Chicago natives, Kanye and Common.  Talking about hooping with ‘Ye, Camper tells AllHipHop that the GOOD Music honcho plays solid d
  • Cover of Ol' Dirty Bastard Set To Appear On Wu-Tang Clan Reunion Album
    The possibility of a Wu-Tang Clan reunion album has been in the talks for a long time, and it's finally coming to fruition in November (if all goes as planned). Fans will be happy to hear that even though Ol' Dirty Bastard passed away in 2004, he'll still be featured on the album, with previously unheard material.
  • Cover of Drake To Release OVO x Toronto Blue Jays Special Edition Caps At OVO Fest
    Drake is always showing love for his city, and he'll continue to do so at his annual OVO Fest, where he's a headliner. The rapper has teamed up with the Toronto Blue Jays to create two special limited edition fitted caps, which will be released during the fourth OVO Fest.
  • Cover of Jay-Z Says Obama Said "Give Me The Ball" At End Of 2nd Election
    Barack Obama's love for basketball is a subject that comes up fairly regularly as the President loves to play hoops, and doesn't even mind if he catches an errant elbow, or is off on a day and throws up some bricks in front of onlookers, he just likes to ball.
  • Cover of 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (June 27-July 3rd)
    Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter.  Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans.
  • Cover of 15 Hot Girls Holding Basketballs
    For a hoops junky, summer time brings out thoughts of sweating it out in the gym putting up jumpers, or getting in runs out on the concrete.  Of course, whether you play ball or not, you can appreciate the hot girls that come along with this.  As a tribute to things heating up and summer ball getting fully underway,
  • Cover of Durant Leaves Agent For Jay-Z's Roc Nation
    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant parted ways with agent Rob Pelinka and could align himself with Roc Nation Sports in the future, Sports Business Journal reported Friday night.USA Today, meanwhile, reported that Durant will go without an agent because he is signed with the Thunder thourgh the 2015-16 season.
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