My guys I used to hoop with, is now who I ball with

from Common – Celebrate Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Now that Common is living his comfortable lifestyle, his crew, the guys he just played basketball with is now the same crew that he goes out and parties with. The cleverness here is that people who hoop do indeed, ball.

It also doesn’t hurt that you get to hang with the reigning MVP of the NBA…

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