Toronto Raptors Plan 'Drake Night' for January Game Against Brooklyn Nets

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistDecember 23, 2013

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The Toronto Raptors have come up with an interesting promotion. For their game on Jan. 11 against the Brooklyn Nets, they will host "Drake Night" at the Air Canada Centre.

Toronto will give out Drake t-shirts and Future The Prince—Drake's official disc jockeywill provide the halftime entertainment, via @steven_lebron:

UPDATE: Thursday, January 9, 3:04 p.m. ET

Drake's blog, October's Very Own, has released photos of the front, back and side view of the shirt that all ticket holders will receive for attending on Jan. 11.

via October's Very Own

via October's Very Own

via October's Very Own

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You might remember that the Raptors and Drake formed a partnership earlier this year, via the Toronto Sun's Cathal Kelly. The rapper will serve as a consultant to the team and help rebrand the franchise.

Hat tip to USA Today For The Win's Sean Highkin for the find.