Pascal Siakam


This Jazz-Raptors Trade Swaps Rudy Gobert, Pascal Siakam

Utah Jazz fans are anxious. We can’t blame them. Up until recently, this team looked built to contend for the NBA championship. Now, it appears to be in shambles. Many of the questions surrounding this team are about the relationship between Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert. They can’t seem to get along. Couple that fact with speculation that Mitchell would prefer to play in a bigger market, and the rumor mill is churning in overdrive.
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2022 Raptors report cards: What grade did Pascal Siakam earn for 2021-22 season?

When Pascal Siakam arrived at Raptors Media Day this past September, it was impossible to ignore just how happy he appeared to be back in Toronto after a tumultuous 18 months. Between the NBA shutdown, his struggles during the NBA Restart in Orlando and the rocky Tampa season that ended with a season-ending shoulder injury, it felt like Siakam couldn't catch a break. Through it all, Siakam looked to be himself again when he showed up for the 2021-22 season, which appeared to be a sign of things to come.
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Sixers' Joel Embiid 'irritated' by how Raptors fans reacted to injury from Pascal Siakam elbow

Attention, Toronto Raptors fans: Joel Embiid has something to tell you — his perception of you has changed. Talking postgame after Philadelphia's 99-79 victory over Miami in Game 3, Embiid spoke at length about the facial injury he suffered taking an elbow from Pascal Siakam in the first round and Raptors fans. For Embiid, Siakam's elbow was just accidental but the cheering by Raptors fans afterwards was uncalled for.

Pascal Siakam & Thad Young Praise Chris Boucher as Free Agency Nears

Contract years can be the most frustrating. It's only natural to start pressing when there are millions of dollars on the line. Every year you'll see players who step too far outside their comfort zone in hopes of landing a massive payday at the end of it. It was true last year for Khem Birch who said he tweaked his game heading into free agency last summer and it appeared to be true at the beginning of the year for Toronto Raptors forward Chris Boucher who will head into unrestricted free agency this summer.