A spokesperson for the Toronto Raptors says the staff has delayed its return to Toronto after stopping in Las Vegas to have fun its historic NBA championship victory.
After defeating the Golden State Warriors in Sport 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday in Oakland, the staff flew from San Francisco to Las Vegas.
Drake, who’s the Raptors’ world ambassador, later joined the staff after flying his non-public jet to Vegas from Toronto.
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Movies posted on social media by the resort Wynn Las Vegas on Friday present Drake coming into a membership with the Larry O’Brien trophy, adopted by members of the Raptors.
Workers of the membership are seen holding up indicators that spell out “WE THE NORTH” because the staff walks by, whereas followers additionally cheer them on.
Extra movies posted on Instagram by Raptors ahead Pascal Siakam present members of the staff consuming champagne on a stage in a membership as Drake hypes up the group whereas introducing the 2019 NBA champions.
Since Thursday night time, a lot of Raptors have additionally posted images on social media of themselves with the Larry O’Brien trophy.
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Drake too posted a photograph of himself with the trophy and movies of balloons that spell out “NBA champions” on his non-public jet.
The Raptors have been set to reach again in Toronto on Saturday forward of the staff’s victory parade Monday, however introduced Saturday afternoon that the arrival could be delayed.
There isn’t a phrase on when the staff is predicted to return, however the parade is at present nonetheless scheduled for Monday.
Tens of 1000’s of followers are anticipated to line the parade route all through downtown Toronto, with the occasion scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. at Exhibition Place and finish round 1:30 p.m. at Nathan Phillips Sq..
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