Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant and rapper Master P have a mini-feud brewing after the “Ghetto D” star said Bryant was a phony. The basketball player seemingly fired back at Master P on Twitter on Thursday when he posted a cryptic tweet about his former teammate Lamar Odom, who has been in a coma at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas since Tuesday.
Bryant, 37, captioned his message “#justpray” and then he wrote: “When we feel the need to question the support of others in moments as critical as a life hanging in the balance, then we must question the kind of culture we have created that has led us to such insensitive suspicion.”
The statement seemed to be directed at Master P, 48, whose real name is Percy Robert Miller. Not only did the rapper acuse Bryant of being fake, he also lumped in the Kardashians during an interview with TMZ on Wednesday.
After he said the situation was “sad,” he called Bryant out for being a bad friend. “If Kobe was his friend … Kobe, like, owns the [Lakers]. He could’ve got the man back on the team,” he said. “That’s all he wanted.”
Odom, 35, was rushed to the hospital after he was found unresponsive Tuesday at the Love Ranch, a legal brothel west of Las Vegas. Dennis Hof, the brothel owner, claimed he told Odom drugs weren’t allowed to be brought to Love Ranch. Odom supposedly spent $75,000 during his time at the Love Ranch. But the Kardashians reportedly think Odom might have been ripped off, TMZ wrote.
Odom has reportedly been given a 50-50 shot of survival. While some reports claim there have been minor improvements, others say that he is brain dead. The Kardashians and Odom’s family have yet to release and official statement. His estranged wife, Khloé Kardashian, has reportedly remained by his side.
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