Yesterday a report came out that J.R. Smith's brother, Louisville alum Chris Smith, was costing the team $2.1 million as his salary was taxed at 3.25 times the amount because of the Knicks being grossly over the salary cap. Earlier reports confirm that Chris is only on the Knicks because the team is doing a favor for J.R.
NBA 2K14 has been steadily amping gamers up for the release of the game, and keeping with the hype threw a big premiere party which was hosted by Nick Cannon and included some notable celebs.
Representing from the hip hop game was Juicy J, Roscoe Dash, and The Game. Some female eye candy was there too as Adrianne Curry, and Audrina Partridge came as well as Maylaysia Pargo, and Chris Brown's ex Karrueche Tran.
Brandon Jennings through his birthday party at Lure nightclub during their Toxic party. He and his crew were hanging out, having drinks and partying when the Pistons new point guard started getting on the DJ's microphone to address the crowd and try to get people "turnt up."
Compton rapper, The Game was in attendance and felt like Jennings was hijacking his party, as he usually frequents Toxic. The two started to get into it over using the mic, and things quickly escalated which resulted in the 6'5 rapper hitting the NBA point guard.
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. Cole, OVO’s The Weeknd, and many more.