Snoop Dogg Is The Owner of A New Basketball League


(AllHipHop News) Rapper Snoop Dogg has been named a celebrity commissioner of the Champions Basketball League.

The “Gin and Juice” hitmaker will work with bosses at the company to help promote and drive interest in the league. He is also part owner, according to a press release.

“Champions Basketball League is a sports innovation for fans,” Snoop Dogg says. “Champions provides exclusive and affordable access to world class basketball for fans.

“I’m looking forward to collaborating with the organization on unique ways to entertain fans and work with the league to secure celebrity partners in each of the major markets where Champions Basketball League will play this summer. And fans are even able to own their own team. I can’t wait to see what y’all do with that.”

The league is made up of teams of former National Basketball Association (NBA) players.

Snoop Dogg has been very active on the sports scene and in 2005, he created the Snoop Youth Football League for underprivileged kids.