Rapper T.I. sits at the broadcast table as he helps call the action in the first half of an NBA basketball game between Miami Heat and Atlanta Hawks in Atlanta, Friday, Nov. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
ATLANTA (AP) — T.I. added a new line to his expanding resume — broadcaster.
The Grammy Award-winning rapper and reality television joined the Atlanta Hawks’ broadcast team Friday night for the first half of their 95-89 loss to the NBA champion Miami Heat.
“This was a phenomenal opportunity,” said T.I., proud that the Hawks built a 46-42 lead during his time on air for SportsSouth. “I really enjoyed myself. I look forward to the next time and doing an entire game.”