Drake & Toronto Raptors Introduce OVO Athletic Centre

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Toronto – The Toronto Raptors took their partnership with Drake a step additional on Thursday (March 14) and honored the megastar’s contributions by renaming their coaching facility the OVO Athletic Centre.

“Drake is such an unbelievable particular person,” the Raptors stated in a video, which additionally confirmed the crew blessing the Scorpion creator with a key to the renamed facility.

Drake grew to become a crew ambassador in 2013 and expanded the partnership final 12 months to incorporate his OVO model with new OVO Raptors jerseys. Drizzy is thought for giving like to his hometown, has been noticed at Raptors video games and even has his own locker of their Scotiabank Arena locker room.

He shared the excellent news on Instagram, writing, “Introducing the OVO Athletic Centre, the ficial coaching facility for the Toronto Raptors. simply wished so as to add that I’m so proud my brothers and so proud to be from this metropolis I swear this one looks like a highschool dream and it’s a blessing to have the ability to increase up the degrees and make the human thoughts stretch on the subject of fascinated about what is feasible in your lifetime!! Much like to everybody concerned.”

Last 12 months, Raptors President Masai Ujiri known as Drake the “King Toronto” after they introduced their OVO partnership.

“Over the previous 4 years, the Raptors’ relationship with Drake has all the time in the end been about celebrating this metropolis and the those who make it distinctive. We have one thing very particular taking place in Toronto and Drake is an enormous half that,” Ujiri acknowledged.

Drake is at the moment on his Assassination Vacation tour in Europe, however he’ll be capable to pay a go to to Scotiabank Arena for the Raptors postseason. (They at the moment hold the No. 2 seed within the Eastern Conference.)