Roc Nation Sports To Sign NBA Superstar Kevin Durant — Tha Wire [VIDEO]
Jay-Z's Roc Nation Sports is quickly becoming the place to be if your a superstar athlete. Now comes word, his sports agency is about to sign it's biggest client to date.
In another power move, Jay-Z continues to raise the stakes in his new role as a sports agent and now word has it Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant is reportedly close to joining his Roc Nation Sports agency.
According to Sports Business Journal, the move from his current agency, Landmark Sports, to Roc Nation would make Durant the highest profile NBA player to join Hov's agency.
Before he can work directly with Durant, Jay-Z must first complete all the necessary paperwork to dissolve his co-ownership in the Nets. However, Roc Nation will still be allowed to work with the three-time NBA champ on marketing deals.
Tune into Tha Wire below to learn more.
In other news, Ciara got a surprise of her life this past Saturday. The songstress was in the middle of a performance when all of a sudden, she was served with legal papers. Apparently CiCi is being sued and according to TMZ, for failure to do a show in L.A. the day before.
California night club The Factory, claims though the singer pulled out of her commitment to perform because of contractual conflicts with a gay pride event, she did agree to make an appearance. When she failed to show up altogether, the club decided to take a legal to recoup their losses.
Listen to Tha Wire below and find out what Ciara's camp has to say about the situation and what they plan to do about it. Meanwhile, here's a look at how she got served.
In more news, 2 Chainz was robbed in broad daylight yesterday in San Francisco. According to TMZ the incident happened at about 4:30pm the the afternoon. Strange this is, he wasn't by himself. He was accompanied by an entourage of about 14 people. As no surprise not one of his so called boys helped him. As a matter of fact, the ran as the superstar rapper was being robbed.
Police said the entire incident was caught on surveillance video. Apparently someone called police reporting shots fired. Once authorities arrived on the scene, they discovered 2 Chainz by himself. Though now arrests have been made just yet, police have the surveillance footage so it’s only a matter of time before they find out who the robbers are. Listen to Tha Wire below and find out what the theives took from 2 Chainz.
Finally, it's congratulations to new parents Tamar Braxton & Vincent Herbert. The happy recently welcomed their bungle of joy and I've got all the details. Here's some of the excitement at Tamar's baby shower, prior to their babies arrival. Press play to hear Tha Wire now.