Not the transfer! Drake had a tense altercation with Cleveland Cavaliers participant Kendrick Perkins on the group’s playoff sport in opposition to the Toronto Raptors.
ESPN experiences that the “Good for What” rapper, 31, and the NBA star, 33, went head-to-head on Tuesday, Might 1, throughout halftime at Sport 1 after Perkins was allegedly bashing former teammate Serge Ibaka.
“I used to be f—king with Serge, my outdated teammate. I wasn’t speaking to [Drake]. I used to be telling [Serge], ‘We about to win this sport’ after which Drake butted in speaking s—t to me,” the athlete clarified to ESPN. “So I mentioned one thing again to him.”
Perkins defined that he instructed the Grammy winner, “Sit your ass down and watch the sport.” However after the match ended, the basketball participant and the “God’s Plan” rapper, who’s a Toronto native, received into it once more. In response to a video obtained by ESPN, Drake yelled at Perkins as he walked out of the world, “I by no means mentioned that s—t.”
A Toronto Star reporter later tweeted that the disagreement continued as Drake reportedly referred to as Perkins a “f—king p—y” whereas he walked into the tunnel. The “Hotline Bling” singer beckoned him to come back again onto the court docket, yelling, “I’m right here in actual life.”
The Degrassi alum made mild of the state of affairs by way of Instagram shortly after, writing on journalist Elliott Wilson’s put up masking the incident, “I simply mentioned I appreciated the hem on his capris.”
This isn’t the primary time that Drake has reportedly began controversy at a sport. In the course of the Friday, April 27, match between the Toronto Raptors and the Washington Wizards, Drake referred to as participant Kelly Oubre Jr. “a bum,” in line with Billboard journal.
Tristan Thompson additionally performed in Sport 1 on Tuesday, weeks after welcoming daughter True Thompson with girlfriend Khloé Kardashian. Raptors followers booed the 27-year-old as he was proven on the large display screen, chanting “Khloé” in an attempt to distract him from his free throw. Us Weekly confirmed final month that Thompson cheated on Kardashian, 33, throughout her being pregnant with no less than 5 ladies.
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