Found April 25, 2014 on Next Impulse Sports:
You have to give it to the folks in Toronto for sticking with their ‘Global Brand Ambassador’ of sorts, Drake.  Check out the latest lint rollers which I assume will hit the shelves soon featuring the Raptors branding. In case you missed it, Drake was spotted lint rolling his pants during the Game 2 of the Toronto Raptors- Brooklyn Nets Playoffs series on Tuesday night. [@CarChen] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

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