Wale Approaches Raptors Announcer After Being Made Fun Of At Wizards Game

The Washington Wizards hosted the Toronto Raptors Tuesday where D.C. native, and rapper, Wale started some drama with Rudy Gay, and Raptors play-by-play announcer, Matt Devlin.

It started when Wale was reportedly talking trash to Raptors forward, Rudy Gay, from his court side seat at the Verizon Center. Gay responded by motioning for Wale to call him (seen in video below) which prompted Devlin to talk about Wale – calling him a “local rapper”, making fun of his name, and saying “He’s not Drake, that’s for sure”. Wale didn’t take it so well. The rapper not only tweeted “shut your mouth” to the announcer, but approached him at their broadcast table.


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Wale confronts announcer at broadcast table, skip to 0:37:

video via CBS Sports
Wale takes to Twitter post game:


…and the rapper changed his Twitter bio Wednesday to “Local Rapper“, referring to Toronto announcer, Matt Devlin, describing him as a “local rapper” in his broadcast during the Wizards-Raptors game.