For The Love Of The Game: Biggest Hip-Hop Sports Fans

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Joe Budden

Joe Budden at the VH1 love Hip Hop reunion

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Budden profusely bleeds orange and blue. He is a die-hard Knicks fan who never shies away from speaking candidly about his team’s horrid style of play. He also has been a frequent guest on ESPN’s First Take to debate sports with Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless.


“Time Is Illmatic” Opening Night Premiere – 2014 Tribeca Film Festival

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Just like his contemporary Drake, Wale serves as the ambassador for his hometown. The Washington Wizards tapped the DC native to be an integral role in their rollout to help be more active in the community. In addition, Wale has a lot of friends in the sports world including, NBA All-Star, John Wall.


Rapper Flo Rida Joins Get Schooled Foundation As Celebrity Principal For A Day At Miami Edison Middle School

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As you can see, Miami goes hard for their teams. Flo-Rida is a huge Heat fan and even went far enough last year to say that his injury-laden team was going to make the playoffs and oust LeBron’s Cavs from contention. Let’s just say, things didn’t pan out his way.