Master P Goes Pro With CBA Team

It won't be official until Friday, but hip-hop mogul Master P is joining minor-league basketball's Ft. Wayne Fury for the next five months.

Master P's foray into the CBA kicks off this Friday when the Fury rolls into Hartford for a game against the Connecticut Pride (for more on the Fury, check out their official website at

MTV News will have much more on Master P's move into hoops on this weekend's edition of "MTV News 1515."

This is not completely uncharted territory; P is following in the footsteps of R. Kelly who also went from the chart to the boards when he signed on with the USBL's Atlantic City Seagulls last season.