Originally written on Next Impulse Sports  |  Last updated 6/10/14

Drake, part-time rapper, part-time sports team bandwagoner and part-time Sprite robot, was denied access to the Miami Heat locker room during last year’s NBA Finals. The look of disbelief on Drake’s face really makes the video. Taking pity on Drake, an ESPN Radio Station has stepped up to the plate to try and get the Degrassi actor some media credentials for this year’s NBA Finals: Last year we saw #DrakeDenied http://t.co/Dl3xtlmUhp. This year, @ESPNWestPalm says @Drake IS media. #Drakeismedia pic.twitter.com/hiYXJWKRRu — ESPN West Palm (@ESPNWestPalm) June 10, 2014 Can you imagine the possibilities of having Drake behind the microphone interviewing LeBron James? How many autographs he would ask Dwyane Wade for? Hell, he’d probably offer to remove the lint from Chris Bosh’s tie. After all, Drake does love his lint rollers. And if the Spurs won? I’d pay good money to see a Drake and Greg Popovich interview for no other reason than it’d probably end with Drake being in tears. Dude’s a sensitive soul and Pop has no time for that nonsense. [Bleacher Report] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

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