Drake, one of the most famous rappers in the world, sat courtside in Oklahoma City for the second half of Wednesday night’s game between the Thunder and Rockets.
Good question. It wasn’t like the Nets or Lakers were there. It would still have been shocking, even if it was. According to the Thunder broadcast Drake was visiting town to visit a friend.
The Paycom Center crowd was enthralled when Drake appeared on the big screen during the third quarter.
Shai Gilbert-Alexander, Lu Dort and Lu Dort, both native Canadians, welcomed the rapper with hugs following the game. Gilgeous-Alexander claimed that he did not know Drake was visiting town.
Thunder coach Mark Daigneault unfortunately didn’t get a chance to meet Drake.
“I do not know Drake,” Daigneault stated. “And Drake certainly doesn’t know me.” “