Apart from the Toronto Raptors gamers, nobody celebrated their NBA championship win tougher than tremendous fan Drake. He jumped up and down and chugged champagne after they took the title.
UPDATE 6/14/19 1:07AM: Drake has introduced that he will likely be dropping two new songs on June 14 following the Raptors successful the NBA Championship. One tune will likely be known as “Omerta” and the opposite “Money in the Grave” that includes Rick Ross. He made the announcement on Instagram together with the caption “THE CHIP TO THE 6!!!!!!!!!!!! SEE YOU 2MRW WITH A 2 PACK LETS GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO 👌🏽👌🏽👌🏽”
Drake is sort of presumably the happiest man on Earth proper now. His beloved Toronto Raptors defeated the Golden State Warriors on the highway in Oakland 113-110 on June 13, giving the group their first ever franchise NBA championship. He joined 1000’s of different Raptors followers at Scotiabank Area in Toronto to observe the sport and went completely wild with pleasure after they got here out on prime, inflicting the “6god” and Toronto native to leap on a person subsequent to him in celebration. He then popped a bottle of champagne and chugged it earlier than placing his arms within the air as if he himself had received the NBA title. Then once more, with the quantity of assist he’s all the time proven the group — and particularly within the Raptors’ 2019 playoff run — it actually was an enormous victory for Drizzy as properly!
As soon as the partying was over Drake addressed the media. “Hear that is poetic, that is poetic. You’ve simply gotta watch it occur. The Six in six. Kyle Lowry with a hoop. Kawhi Leonard bringing a chip to the town…That dynasty’s over. We did what we needed to do…we did this off of coronary heart. We did this off of affection. We willed this into existence and manifested it,” he informed reporters gathered at Scotiabank Area.
“I told you the first time, people like to make memes. Make another meme out of this. It’s beautiful. Look at my brothers up there celebrating, it is what it is,” he continued, pointing to the large display TV’s that confirmed the group celebrating inside Oakland’s Oracle Area. “See what my hat says? Not finals. Not Eastern Conference. Not ‘nice try’ or ‘see you next year’. Champions. Let’s go! Real talk,” he concluded.
For many of the sequence, Drake has been the “MVT” – as in, “Most Valuable Troll.” The rapper has performed some main thoughts video games with the Warriors – from placing Steph Curry’s hair lint on eBay to mocking Klay Thompson by doing the “Hotline Bling” dance — however the enjoyable and video games all stopped when Kevin Durant, 30, received critically harm in Recreation 5. KD returned to motion after spending greater than a month on the shelf with a calf pressure, solely to have catastrophe strike. The Golden State Warriors star went down within the first quarter with an obvious Achilles harm, which may imply he will likely be out for a yr and miss your entire 2019-2020 season.
Although Drake was a pro-Toronto troll, outdoors of the NBA, he and Kevin are shut buddies (he has KD’s jersey quantity tattooed on his arm.) “Was tough for any of us to even enjoy that game tonight after seeing this transpire,” Drake wrote on Instagram after Recreation 5. “Praying for our brother. That’s my only concern is your well being.” Sadly, prayers didn’t save KD. He underwent surgical procedure for his ruptured Achilles tendon on June 12.