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TORONTO — Drake is the Toronto .
But in another courtside seat wearing a Raptors jersey, a turban and beard is the Raptors’ most loyal fan.
Meet Nav Bhatia, a 67-year-old Indian-Canadian, who has been to every Raptors home game in the franchise’s 24-year history.
“Never been late, never left a game early — every minute of the game in the arena,” Bhatia told USA TODAY in a phone interview.
That’s 960 regular-season games and 50 playoff games. His streak will continue with Game