“It was like a real street game.” says Master P. “Then at the end we won. I turned all the way up.”
Master P’s professional basketball historyis well documented. The No Limit colonel played in the NBA summer league with the Charlotte Hornets in 1998 and again the following year for the Toronto Raptors. In an interview with Young Jack Thriller and ThisIs50, the artist born Percy Miller reflects on beating Michael Jordan in a game of pickup basketball.
“It was a basketball game my son [Lil Romeo] was playing at his camp,” P said during the interview. Apparently, Romeo refused to wear the standard issue Air Jordans like the rest of the athletes at the camp. “Rome’ hit me and said, ‘Dad, he tripping,” P continued, “So I flew down there to the game.