The Toronto Raptors drafted a very raw Bruno Caboclo as a project 20th overall in 2014 as they believed this virtually unknown kid from Brazil had unlimited potential, however, what they didn’t know was this outgoing young man loved to sing as well and he’s brutally terrible at it.
Toronto Raptors newest rookie Pascal Siakam is more than just a rim protector and garbageman in the paint, he does have a jump shot as well.
Toronto Raptors GM Masai Ujiri drafted two power forward/centers on Thursday to a roster that already includes two returning rookie guards and two returning sophomore bigs. There is no chance Ujiri starts the season with six young developing players, begging the question, is the 7′ Brazilian Lucas Nogueira time with the Raptors just about over?
Pascal Siakam from New Mexico State University is a double-double machine and this past season he led all Division One schools with 27. The native of Cameroon averaged 20.2 points, 11.6 rebounds and 2.2 blocks last season.
The Toronto Raptors got the guy they wanted in the NBA draft Thursday night. With the ninth pick in the first round they took a seven foot Austrian named Jakob Poeltl.
As suggested earlier by Pro Bball Report, opportunity knocks for Toronto Raptors president and general manager Masai Ujiri as the Thunder are shopping the three-time NBA All-Defensive First Team power forward Serge Ibaka.
Team USA has tapped Toronto Raptors All-Stars Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan for the 2016 Olympics in Rio.