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Jay-Z's $50,000 identity crisis

The NBA fined the Nets $50K when their part-owner visited with the Kentucky Wildcats

Originally Published: April 15, 2011
By Scoop Jackson | ESPN.com

Let's give reasonable doubt some benefit.

Let's say that when Jay-Z visited the University of Kentucky locker room after the Wildcats earned a spot in the Final Four, it was innocent. He's cool with head coach John Calipari; he's a fan of the program; he was already at the game (it was in Newark). He offers congrats, blesses the team with some words, poses for pics in sunglasses with arms crossed. Roc star, inspiration.

Let's say the $50,000 fine the NBA laid on the ...

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