The rapper created a stir Thursday night by posting on Twitter: "Was going to go to the Thunder game tonight but was denied by the team to be in their arena. Wow. Smh. Go Spurs!"
In a text message to ESPN's Colleen Dominguez, Lil Wayne wrote, "They denied me the tix. Didnt want me in their arena. They also said if I do come, I can only sit behind the bench, not on the floor & that I wouldn't be able to get any special escort nor entrance. They said its the 'Oklahoma way'."
Thunder spokesman Dan Mahoney says Lil Wayne's representatives did contact the team requesting tickets but insisted that he sit on the front row, and none of those seats was available. Oklahoma City sold out every home game during the regular season and playoffs this season.
Mahoney says: "We'd love to have him at a game, but like anyone else, he needs a ticket."
I don't believe Wayne for one second. You mean to tell me that they don't want to sell one the hottest music acts in the world a ticket to sit front court? Wayne probably just thought it should be given to him.