07/15/2015 10:44 EDT | Updated 07/15/2016 05:59 EDT

Anthony Bennett tweets Kanye West to close Pan Am Games

Anthony Bennett may want to try his hand in reporting once his basketball career comes to an end.

The Canadian forward announced Wednesday morning that hip-hop heavyweight Kanye West would be the headline attraction at the 2015 Pan Am Games.

More than two hours later, the Canadian Olympic Committee confirmed West would indeed be the main attraction at its daily news conference.