Drake Makes Recruiting Pitch to Kevin Durant During Toronto Concert

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistAugust 5, 2014

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The Toronto Raptors may have a hard time landing the biggest free agents, but with the help of an ambassador named Drake, they may have a better chance moving forward.

As evidenced by the video below, Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant attended a recent Drake concert in Toronto. With the 2013-14 NBA MVP present, the rapper made a pitch to Durant—with the help of the crowd—to sign with the Raptors when he becomes a free agent in the summer of 2016.


Update: August 11 at 1:28 p.m. ET

It looks like the Raptors ambassador crossed the line at the concert:

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Warning: Video contains NSFW language.