Drake, mostly because he is Drake, brought a lint roller to Tuesday night's Raptors/Nets NBA playoff game, and he wasn't shy about using it.
While the action swirled around his courtside seat at Toronto's Air Canada Centre, cameras caught Drizzy vigorously rolling his pants – he spent an uncomfortable amount of time around the crotch, to be honest – which made us wonder if he's got a Turkish Angora at home or something.
Of course, this had his critics (of which there are many) howling, especially since Drake recently bashed former Nets-owner Jay Z's blue-blood leanings and proclaimed the Raps to be "the people's team." But we at Rolling Stone believe that a lint roller isn't always a classist totem ... sometimes, it's merely a strip of adhesive paper attached to a handle.
And as such, we've come up with 10 incredibly plausible reasons why Drake brought a lint roller courtside:
** To remove the dust of Kevin Garnett.
** Still finding residual snow from the "Started From The Bottom" video.
** Courtside seat covered in mysterious white powder left by previous occupant, Rob Ford.
** Planned to use it as a microphone during halftime bathroom break/sing-along session.
** The dour soundscapes of producer Noah "40" Shebib will stain if not removed properly.
** Much like the OVO mascot, Drake is covered in a downy undercoat.
** Jonas Valančiūnas kept rubbing up against his leg
** Pants covered in Tim Horton's Timbits residue.
** Rihanna just shedding everywhere these days.
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