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Drake, Montrezl Harrell talk trash during Raptors-Wizards

Following a time-long, pandemic-induced hiatus, Drake was back again courtside at the Raptors game on Wednesday night. And all of two quarters into his return, the rapper was in a spat with Montrezl Harrell.

Even though Harrell said afterward that it was simply welcoming trash communicate, the Wizards forward picked up a technical foul as a consequence of the exchange.

“Me and Drake was laughing,” Harrell told reporters, for each TMZ. “There was no issue. Me and Drake neat. We even talked immediately after the game.”

Harrell said the technical happened since a Raptors mentor acquired included. The foul was assessed when Harrell talked back again to the mentor.

The 27-year previous is campaigning to have his $2,000 technical fantastic rescinded.

“That undoubtedly shouldn’t have been no tech,” Harrell said. “If so, you gotta give it to me and the mentor.”

Wizards forward Montrezl Harrell (l.) and Drake (r.) in the course of Wednesday night’s Wizards-Raptors game.
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Harrell did get the last chortle more than Drake as the Wizards conquer the Raptors, ninety eight-83. Harrell scored 22 details with 9 rebounds in 26 minutes off the bench for Washington.