With the Toronto Raptors in the NBA Finals, music superstar Drake has been front and center, sitting on the sidelines at games as he roots on his hometown team. But even though the Raptors made it to the finals, there’s something in the background that fans are worried about: the “Drake Curse.”
What started out as an internet joke has taken a life of its own: Drake, a major sports fan, has appeared at numerous sports events, posing or snapping a photo with an athlete—and, many times, those teams/athletes lose. In a nutshell, that’s how the “Drake Curse” was born.
With the Raptors and Warriors going at it, we took a look at five times the Drake Curse came into play. Here’s a rundown.