Found May 31, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
Rapper Lil’ Wayne frequently attends NBA games, but he says he was denied by the team when he tried going to Game 3 of the Western Conference finals between the Thunder and Spurs in Oklahoma City on Thursday: Was going to go to the Thunder game tonight but was denied by the team to be in their arena. Wow. Smh. Go Spurs! — Lil Wayne WEEZY F (@LilTunechi) May 31, 2012 It’s unclear what led to his apparent denial, but Weezy is known to have had beef with athletes in the past. If that wasn’t the case here, then maybe the team was sold out and couldn’t do him any special favors. When did he ask for tickets, like two hours before game time? You have to be T. Boone Pickens if you’re trying to pull strings like that in OKC. H/T @Jose3030
3 Comments:
  • Boo hoo po Mr. Weezy, he couldn't get tickets to a Thunder game boo hoo. He and a whole lota other folks couldn't get tickets either. I don't know how they do things in Los Angeles, but this is Oklahoma city. Pouting and temper tantrums from privelidged celebrities may get results from the Lakers, but to take a seat from someone and give it to Mr. Weezy, a johnny come lately who only wants to be there because suddenly a Thunder game is the place to be...Well that just don't seem right.
  • Lil wayne what a joke you are, you are nothing but thug wantabe.
  • Lil' Ken couldn't get in either cause I could not get a ticket.
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