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Drake Announces The Toronto Raptors Starting Lineup For 3rd Annual “Drake Night” [Video]

November 26, 2015 by Danny M

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Drake Announces Toronto Raptors' Starting Lineup For The 3rd Annual Drake Night

Last night (November 25th), the 3rd annual “Drake Night” took place at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto for the Toronto Raptors’ NBA game and so it was only right that Drake was in attendance.

While at the NBA game, the Raptors’ global ambassador Drizzy announced the starting lineup, which included him comparing DeMarre Carroll to PARTYNEXTDOOR and Kyle Lowry to Ma$e.

You can watch Drizzy Drake as the announcer in a video after the jump below!

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Drake Discusses His Influence On Jermain Defoe Moving From Tottenham Hotspur To Toronto FC

January 12, 2014 by Danny M

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Before the Toronto Raptors vs. Brooklyn Nets NBA game last night in Canada, Drake spoke with the media to answer their press questions and showed off his custom-made Raptors suit.

During the interview, Drizzy talked about “Drake Night“, being the Global Ambassador of the Toronto Raptors, his influence on Jermain Defoe moving from Tottenham Hotspur to Toronto FC, changing the colors of the Raptors kit to the OVO colors black and gold, if he got any advice from Jay-Z with his involvement with the Brooklyn Nets, being nominated for five GRAMMY awards, and more.

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Drake Discusses His Work Ethic & Re-Branding The Toronto Raptors [Video]

November 8, 2013 by Danny M

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In the video above, you can watch Cabbie from TSN interview Drake about his new role as the Global Ambassador for the Toronto Raptors.

During the interview, Drizzy receives some funny business cards and gets asked about his work ethic, as well as suggestions to re-brand the Raptors for next season.

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Drake Discusses His Love For The Toronto Raptors In A Promo Clip [Video]

October 31, 2013 by Danny M

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Drake Discusses His Love For The Toronto Raptors In A Promo Clip

The Toronto Raptors have released a new promo clip that includes their Global Ambassador Drake talking about his love for the city of Toronto in Canada, growing up supporting the Raptors, and more.

You can watch the video after the jump below!

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Drake Discusses Growing Up, Social Media, Marvin Gaye, Legacy & More [Video]

October 18, 2013 by Danny M

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If you have one hour of free time, then make sure you watch this new interview between CBC Radio’s Jian Ghomeshi and Drizzy Drake above.

Drake talks about his Nothing Was The Same album, being a rapper, performing music at a young age, growing up in Toronto, moving between the USA and Canada, acting on the Degrassi television show, social media, being inspired by Marvin Gaye, what he hopes to achieve with his music, becoming the Global Ambassador of the Toronto Raptors, his legacy, and plenty more.

During the interview, Drizzy also mentions that it only took him around 2 hours to record his “Hold On, We’re Going Home” single!

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Drake Named Global Ambassador Of The Toronto Raptors

September 30, 2013 by Danny M

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NBA team Toronto Raptors have named Drake as their official Global Ambassador! You can check out some footage in the video above of Drizzy speaking to the media about his new position, as well as Toronto hosting the 2016 NBA All-Star Weekend.

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