HoopsHype Jay Z rumors

October 1, 2013 Updates

In fact, he’s drawing on some of the business lessons he learned much earlier in life, he said. Jay Z: “I know about budgets. I was a drug dealer,” he told the magazine. “To be in a drug deal, you need to know what you can spend, what you need to re-up. Or if you want to start some sort of barbershop or car wash—those were the businesses back then. Things you can get in easily to get out of [that] life. At some point, you have to have an exit strategy, because your window is very small; you’re going to get locked up or you’re going to die.” For The Win

April 11, 2013 Updates

On a new track that Hot 97 DJs assured audiences was "blazin" and "right," rapper Jay-Z addresses the impending sale of his minority ownership in the New Jersey Nets and his sports agent future. The wanna-be Scott Boras dropped a few bars about his ongoing sports situation on the song Open Letter. He raps: "I woulda moved the Nets to Brooklyn for free/Except I made millions off you [expletive] dweebs/I still own the building, I'm still keeping my seats/You buy that [expletive], you better keep your receipts." USA Today Sports

April 9, 2013 Updates
November 27, 2012 Updates

The Brooklyn Nets beat the New York Knicks on Monday night, which made one particular Nets minority owner/hip-hop mogul very happy. “The city is under new management,” Jay-Z posted on Twitter following Brooklyn’s 96-89 overtime victory over New York at Barclays Center. ESPN.com

August 27, 2012 Updates

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