Drake’s interactions with NBA players rarely strayed far from good natured trash talk—until 2018's series between the Cavs and Raptors. During Game 1, things got heated between Drizzy and Cleveland reserve Kendrick Perkins, as players from both teams were heading to their respective locker rooms for halftime. Something then sparked a shouting match between Drake and Perkins, which, after exchanging more words post-game, ended with the rapper allegedly following Perk into the tunnel and calling him names.