Raptors celebrate 'Drake Night' in win vs. Nets

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Rapper Drake, left, congratulates Toronto Raptors DeMar DeRozan, center, after his team's 96-80 win over Brooklyn Nets during an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 in Toronto

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The Canadian Hip-hop star Drake makes a fashion statement as the Air Canada Centre got a limited-edition Drake Night T-shirt, black with a gold Raptors design on the front and an owl on the back (the logo of his OVO clothing brand and record label), and a halftime DJ set by Future The Prince. - Canadian Press

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