The Game made headlines this week for allegedly punching a guy during a friendly basketball game.

Now, word is, that guy he supposedly punched was a cop.

According to, the unnamed victim is an LAPD officer, who was off-duty.

The original story is that Game was playing in a Pro-Am game on Sunday (March 29) at Hollywood High School when he got into a heated argument with another player. The rapper then allegedly threatened to kill him and then punched him in the face.

However, according to TMZ, Game says the guy actually threatened him before the fight, hinting that he was going to get a gun out of his gym bag.

LAPD is investigating the incident. Stay tuned…