Jay Called Chuck —
When's the last time you played as Sir Charles in a video game? Don't worry, we'll wait... It seems like the NBA Hall of Famer hasn't been in a triple-A-fest since NBA Jam. 2K Games wanted the Round Mound of Rebound to be a part of the Legends Mode in NBA 2K12, but they couldn't get the deal done.
That's when Young Hov steps onto the floor.
During 2K Games initial meeting with the Roc Nation CEO, Jay-Z picked up the phone and called Charles Barkley and convinced him that being in this year's edition would be a smart idea. It's been quick-thinking like this that has kept William H. ahead of the curve, and consistently entertaining audiences within any genre.
You can check out the last time the former Phoenix Sun dunked in a video game in the clip below: