Lakers News: Drake Wears Kobe Bryant Minneapolis Jersey To 2000s-Themed Birthday Party
Drake
John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

Two weeks ago, rapper Drake brought LeBron James on stage as part of the “Aubrey & The Three Migos Tour” at Staples Center.

Want to get your content COMPLETELY AD FREE? Follow us on Apple News!

Drake and James have established a strong relationship through the years, and the former even reached out to the latter to discuss his recent conflict with Kanye West, which was then featured on on HBO’s “The Shop.”

While James is leading a new era for the Los Angeles Lakers, Drake recently showed some love to another legend.

At his 2000s-theme birthday party, he dressed up as Fabolous, when the rapper famously wore a Kobe Bryant Minneapolis Lakers jersey in a music video:

View this post on Instagram

One of my biggest inspirations in rap. Loso.

A post shared by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on

Drake is a global ambassador for the Toronto Raptors but has attended numerous Lakers games throughout the years. Though, he’s yet to do so since James signed with the team.

At the 2016 NBA All-Star Game, which was Bryant’s last, the 32-year-old was essentially the host as he promoted the event and did the player introductions.

As the Lakers host the Toronto Raptors on Nov. 4, things could get very interesting between Drake and James. Kawhi Leonard is set to become a free agent and he has been consistently linked to his hometown.

With the Lakers having enough cap space to offer Leonard a max-contract, the Raptors are hoping he is not a one-year rental after trading DeMar DeRozan.

You May Also Like

Lakers Video: Larry Nance Jr. Sets Team Goal Of Making Playoffs Next Season

The Los Angeles Lakers saw an exhilarating start to the season flounder into mediocre play, as the 2016-17 concluded with a 26-56 record…

Lakers Officially Sign Second-Round Pick Jordan Clarkson

[new_royalslider id=”301″] Jordan Clarkson dropped far lower than he expected in the…

Lou Williams Gives His Thoughts On Lakers Young Core

After last Thursday’s performance gave fans some hope about the potential of this Los Angeles Lakers team, things have turned even worse…

D’Angelo Russell On Playing With Jordan Clarkson: ‘It’s Dangerous’

Heading into the 2015-16 NBA season, the Los Angeles Lakers look to…