The Toronto Raptors have begun a new partnership with Drake as they gave the rapper an executive position with the franchise, and named him Global Ambassador for the team.
Earlier today during a press conference, the Toronto Raptors named Drake the Global Ambassador for their NBA franchise.
As reported by the Toronto Star, Drake’s duties as ambassador will include him acting as a host, business partner and consultant for the team.
According to The Star’s report, as part of Drake’s duties, he is being asked to consult on a complete redesign of the club’s image to coincide with the 20th anniversary of the franchise in the 2014-15 season.
It was also noted that Drake will launch a clothing line in conjunction with the team.
Watch Drake’s press conference as he is named Global Ambassador for the Toronto Raptors below: