Pascal Siakam RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pascal Siakam on being 'the guy' for the revamped Raptors

    Yahoo! Sports "Now that Lowry is officially on his way to the Miami Heat, Siakam has not only the contract but also the keys to the Toronto castle. The new batch of responsibility comes after a season of illness, injury, hollow trade rumours and conflict — all while playing away from Canada as..." September 16

  • Pascal Siakam admits being subject to racism, hurtful comments on late father

    Clutch Points "Toronto Raptors star Pascal Siakam is a very positive person. As he stated multiple times in various interviews, he is always cheerful and ready to have a great time. However, during an interview with the New York Times, he opened up about more negative things. He concentrated on two..." September 16

  • Pascal Siakam Says He & Nick Nurse Have Long Been on Good Terms Following 'Disagreement'

    SI "It's funny, Pascal Siakam said, how one disagreement can get blown out of proportion in the NBA these days. There's no question that there was a heated argument between Siakam and Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse last March following the Raptors' loss to the Cleveland..." September 16

  • This Grizzlies-Raptors Trade Is Focused On Pascal Siakam

    NBA Analysis "The Memphis Grizzlies had a wonderful 2020-21 season. They surprisingly crashed the Western Conference playoffs, earning the 8th seed via the NBA Play-In Tournament. They defeated the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors to earn that spot and a first-round matchup with the Utah..." September 15

  • Is Pascal Siakam On The Table In The Ben Simmons Talks?

    NBA Analysis "The Philadelphia 76ers will change the landscape of the NBA once they find a trade partner for Ben Simmons. Several teams could push even closer to being contenders with a player like Simmons on the roster. Despite his shortcomings when it comes to his refusal to shoot the ball, there..." September 14

  • This Raptors-Warriors Trade Features Pascal Siakam To Golden State

    NBA Analysis "The Golden State Warriors have been mentioned as a potential blockbuster trade candidate throughout the offseason. Any NBA All-Star level player that had their name brought up in trade rumors, the Warriors were attached to. When there were rumors that Damian Lillard and Bradley Beal..." September 13

  • 3 Trade Packages Featuring Pascal Siakam For Raptors To Consider

    NBA Analysis "The Toronto Raptors were a very busy team this offseason, but they have a lot of question marks surrounding them entering the 2021-22 NBA season. Pascal Siakam and Fred VanVleet are the two leaders of this team now, as Kyle Lowry departed for Miami in free agency, but Toronto also has key..." September 12

  • The Raptors X-factor for 2021-22 NBA season, and it’s not Pascal Siakam

    Clutch Points "The Toronto Raptors had a very disappointing season in 2020-21. The squad never fully recovered after losing All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard and while they made the postseason in the NBA Bubble last summer, the season that just passed was a realistic showing of strength for..." September 10

  • The Pascal Siakam conundrum the Raptors need to solve

    Clutch Points "The Toronto Raptors and Pascal Siakam are in a bit of a weird situation right now. Masai Ujiri and Bobby Webster has committed to fully rebuilding the Raptors after trading away Kyle Lowry to the Heat and drafting Scottie Barnes fourth overall in the 2021 draft. That first..." September 06

  • 5 Players Looking for Bounce-back Seasons in 2021-22

    The Score "Whether due to injury or other factors, several key contributors across the league experienced dips in performance during the 2020-21 campaign. Here's a look at five players poised for bounce back seasons (make sure to check back tomorrow for Part 2).  September 04

  • 3 Blockbuster Trades Involving Damian Lillard, Bradley Beal, and Pascal Siakam Could Happen During The NBA Season

    Fadeaway World "The 2021-2022 season is only a few months away, and a couple of star players could be on the move. While teams hate to trade away their best players, sometimes it is necessary to improve their flexibility for the future. Sometimes, star players become disgruntled. Damian Lillard,..." August 30

  • The biggest reason to believe Raptors' Pascal Siakam isn't going anywhere

    Yahoo! Sports "Rarely has a day gone by this offseason without a trade rumour linking Pascal Siakam to another NBA team. The 27-year-old forward has been linked to the Golden State Warriors, Sacramento Kings, Portland Trail Blazers, Los Angeles Clippers, and several other..." August 30

  • Pascal Siakam Is Traded To The Pacers In This Game Changing Deal

    NBA Analysis "A shake-up was expected for the Indiana Pacers this NBA offseason. Yet, as we are only a few weeks away from training camp getting underway, the only real change that has occurred has been on the coaching staff. Rick Carlisle will be back on the sidelines for the Pacers, replacing..." August 27

  • Raptors' Pascal Siakam’s agent gets honest on trade talks

    Clutch Points "With trade rumors surrounding Toronto Raptors All-Star forward Pascal Siakam all offseason, we’ve finally received word that gives reassurance around the rumblings that Spicy P would request a trade. According to SiriusXM NBA Radio’s Twitter via an..." August 26

  • Raptors’ Masai Ujiri addresses beef between Pascal Siakam, Nick Nurse

    Clutch Points "Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri has had a lot on his plate this offseason. The team lost arguably the franchise’s greatest player ever in Kyle Lowry and it’s still unclear whether they’ll be able to play in Canada next season due to COVID-19..." August 19

  • Raptors have told Pascal Siakam he won’t be traded

    Larry Brown Sports "Pascal Siakam has been the subject of trade rumors this offseason, and there were reports that the Toronto Raptors were shopping him last month ahead of the NBA Draft. That may have been true then, but it reportedly is not now. According to Sam Amick of The Athletic, Raptors..." August 16

  • Pascal Siakam wants to stay with Raptors

    The Score "Despite the Toronto Raptors' decision to draft promising forward Scottie Barnes with the No. 4 pick in July's draft and reported interest from rival teams, Pascal Siakam wishes to remain a member of the organization, sources told The Athletic's Sam..." August 16

  • This Raptors-Timberwolves trade is centered around Pascal Siakam

    NBA Analysis "The Toronto Raptors have been one of the better teams in the NBA for close to a decade, but things have seemed to start to trend downwards over the last year or so. After they won their first championship in team history in 2019, Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green both departed Toronto, then the..." August 15

  • Ranking ‘enamored’ Pascal Siakam trade suitors based on fit

    Clutch Points "The Toronto Raptors are basically saying that they’re not open to trading Pascal Siakam unless someone blows them away. Translation: if some team gives them exactly what they’re looking for, Siakam could be on the move. While he and the Raptors are coming off a tumultuous..." August 11

  • 3 teams who should still try to trade for Pascal Siakam

    NBA Analysis "After months of everyone assuming that Kyle Lowry would leave the Toronto Raptors, those assumptions turned into reality with Lowry joining the Miami Heat via sign-and-trade. This became an apparent reality even prior to the official start of NBA free agency. Amid the speculation of..." August 11

  • This Is The Best Offer The Blazers Could Make For Pascal Siakam

    NBA Analysis "It has been an eventful offseason for the Portland Trail Blazers with much of it being noise about superstar Damian Lillard potentially forcing his way out of town. That hasn’t happened but the team still has work to do after not making a splash in either the NBA Draft or free..." August 10

  • Raptors GM downplays Pascal Siakam trade reports

    The Score "Toronto Raptors general manager Bobby Webster says trade rumors surrounding star forward Pascal Siakam are a product of other teams' interest in acquiring the one-time All-Star forward. "Don't put a ton of stock in the rumors; obviously, it's the teams..." August 09

  • Kings, feeling pressure from owner Vivek Ranadive, trying to trade for Ben Simmons or Pascal Siakam

    Sacramento Bee "Kings general manager Monte McNair is looking to make a major move with eyes on some of the biggest prizes in the NBA trade market. Multiple sources tell The Sacramento Bee the Kings have shown interest in both Ben Simmons and Pascal Siakam, the two most prominent names..." August 09

  • Multiple teams 'enamoured' with Pascal Siakam

    TSN "Pascal Siakam has a number of admirers across the NBA. Jason Anderson of the Sacramento Bee reports that the Kings, along with the Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors, are "enamoured" with the Toronto Raptors forward and Raptors president Masai..." August 09

  • This Celtics-Raptors trade is centered around Pascal Siakam

    NBA Analysis "It has been a relatively quiet NBA free agency period for the Toronto Raptors. This makes one think that a big trade could be on the horizon. Masai Ujiri has to have a plan moving forward and it could be put into action at some point. The Boston Celtics could be the trade partner that fits best..." August 08

  • 3 best Pascal Siakam possibilities, ranked

    Clutch Points "The Toronto Raptors are rumored to be shopping All-Star forward Pascal Siakam as it looks to transition into a youth movement. While Siakam is still a young 27-years old, he is arguably Toronto’s top asset that could net them with the most value in a trade. Teams looking to shake things..." August 08

  • Pascal Siakam Seems Destined To Join The Kings This Summer

    NBA Analysis "Contending in the NBA playoffs has been the standard for the Toronto Raptors for years, but things seem to be trending in the wrong direction for this franchise. Not only did they finish with their worst record since the 2011-12 season, but the Raptors ended up losing their leader, Kyle Lowry,..." August 05

  • Fresh NBA Trade Ideas for Pascal Siakam, Ben Simmons and Josh Hart

    Bleacher Report "As NBA players continue to find new homes this offseason via free agency, the trade market has also been buzzing with activity. Be it Russell Westbrook to the Los Angeles Lakers, Kyle Lowry to the Miami Heat, DeMar DeRozan to the Chicago Bulls or now Spencer..." August 05

  • The wrench in any trade talks for Raptors’ Pascal Siakam

    Clutch Points "With a flurry of deals happening in this year’s offseason, a lot of rumors have been swirling around. Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam’s name has constantly been popping up in trade rumors recently. After the Raptors traded Kyle Lowry to the..." August 05

  • Sacramento Kings Are Interested In Pascal Siakam

    Fadeaway World "With trades and signings happening in abundance, it's pretty to lose track of what's happening behind the scenes, especially regarding teams not in L.A. or Brooklyn. But according to The Athletic's Sam Amick, Pascal Siakam has emerged as a trade target for the Sacramento..." August 04

  • 5 Best Trade Destinations For Pascal Siakam

    Fadeaway World "Pascal Siakam was one of the key players during the 2019 championship run by the Toronto Raptors. He took a step to become a star and is one of the most versatile big men in today's game. This past season, Siakam was effective averaging 21.4 PPG and 7.2 RPG, although he missed 16 games for..." August 02

  • Raptors have discussed Pascal Siakam-CJ McCollum swap with the Blazers

    Clutch Points "With the offseason in full swing and free agency just days away, the rumors are at an all-time high. The Toronto Raptors meanwhile will be looking to add some pieces, but they could also part ways with a key player in Pascal Siakam, who butted heads with Nick Nurse last..." July 31

  • Pascal Siakam Could Land With Washington Wizards

    Fadeaway World "Is the Pascal Siakam era over in Toronto? After the Raptors picked up Scottie Barnes last night, ESPN's Kendrick Perkins joked that the veteran forward's days in the city are numbered. July 31

  • Raptors’ plans with Pascal Siakam after Scottie Barnes selection

    Clutch Points "The Toronto Raptors pulled off a shocker in the 2021 NBA Draft when they selected former Florida State standout Scottie Barnes with their No.4 overall selection. However, this trade may have provided a hint at the team’s long-term plans with Pascal Siakam. As..." July 30

  • Kendrick Perkins Says Pascal Siakam Era Is Over In Toronto

    Fadeaway World "As expected, NBA Draft night was pretty eventful. There were plenty of surprise picks, emotional moments, and controversial statements. One of the most interesting bits came from ESPN's Kendrick Perkins, who suggested that Pascal Siakam might be on his way out of Toronto after the..." July 30

  • This Raptors-Spurs trade is focused on Pascal Siakam to San Antonio

    NBA Analysis "The Toronto Raptors and San Antonio Spurs have been winning franchises over the years but that was not the case this NBA season. Both sides missed the postseason and could be looking to make some big changes now that the year is complete. There is a chance the two sides could get together for a..." July 26

  • Raptors making Pascal Siakam available for trade "Spicy P may be becoming Swapped P this offseason. Bleacher Report’s Jake Fischer reported this week that Toronto Raptors big Pascal Siakam is considered available for trade around the NBA. Fischer adds that Toronto is exploring all trade avenues ahead of next..." July 24

  • Proposed Trade Would Send Out Deandre Ayton, Bring Raptors' Pascal Siakam to Bolster Suns

    Heavy "Just over a year ago, Pascal Siakam was coming off a high, having won an NBA championship with the Raptors  and earning his first spot on an NBA All-Star team. He averaged 22.9 points and 7.3 rebounds, and shot a very respectable 35.9% from the 3-point line, addressing one of the..." July 23

  • Warriors Would Lose out by Trading Andrew Wiggins for Pascal Siakam

    Heavy "The Golden State Warriors would be getting the short end of the stick by trading Andrew Wiggins away for Pascal Siakam, says NBA commentator Bill Simmons. For months, the Warriors have been rumored to be interested in the Toronto Raptors big man, and Wiggins is seen as a key..." July 17

  • Best and worst trade destinations for Pascal Siakam this offseason

    NBA Analysis "NBA trade rumors are running rampant this offseason already and that likely won’t change in the coming months. One name that continues to be mentioned in trade discussions is Pascal Siakam of the Toronto Raptors. With the likeliness of Kyle Lowry departing in free agency,..." July 16

  • 5 teams who should pursue a trade for Raptors’ Pascal Siakam

    NBA Analysis "The Toronto Raptors are going to be an interesting team to watch this offseason after missing the NBA playoffs in 2020-21. For starters, Kyle Lowry is an unrestricted free agent this summer, and most people assume that he will be signing elsewhere when it’s all said and..." July 13

  • Trading Pascal Siakam to the Warriors? A deal might be difficult for Raptors

    The Athletic "The calendar for the last two NBA seasons has shifted so much it can be difficult to get our bearings here with the playoffs winding down, international play picking up and draft season rolling along. What moon are we in? Is Mercury in retrograde? What is the maximum allowable number of shirts..." July 07

  • Is Pascal Siakam The Superstar Luka Doncic Needs?

    NBA Analysis "There will be plenty of eyes on the Dallas Mavericks in the offseason and it is because of drama surrounding Kristaps Porzingis. The Mavericks were eliminated in the first round of the NBA postseason once again this year and that could push them toward a quick retool of the..." July 05

  • 3 trade packages that would land Pascal Siakam with Golden State

    NBA Analysis "Ever since they lost to the Toronto Raptors in the 2019 NBA Finals, things have not been “golden” for the Golden State Warriors. Injuries have played a huge role in their decline over the years, especially with Klay Thompson not playing since the 2019 NBA Finals due to a torn ACL in..." June 30

  • The Toronto Raptors Rejected Trading Pascal Siakam For Russell Westbrook And Paul George In 2019

    Fadeaway World "The NBA is full of "what ifs" that could have changed history for franchises, players, and the entire league. The summer of 2019 was a very entertaining one for the association, which had significant ramifications for several teams.  But, they could have been even more..." June 28

  • Pascal Siakam may be involved in James Wiseman trade

    NBC Sports Bay Area "It's now or never for the Warriors. With Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green entering the back end of their primes, Golden State has to do whatever it can to put a championship roster around its franchise stars. Golden State owns the rights to two lottery picks..." June 28

  • 5 best offseason trades Raptors can make to help Fred VanVleet, Pascal Siakam

    Clutch Points "The Toronto Raptors, Fred VanVleet, and Pascal Siakam had a very disappointing season. They missed the playoffs with a record of 27-45. They made the playoffs just a season ago but took a step backward this season and will need to adjust the offseason to improve the..." June 14

  • Warriors May Get Surprise Help in Bid to Land Raptors All-Star Pascal Siakam

    Heavy "The Golden State Warriors may have caught an unexpected break in their bid to land an All-Star big man. Golden State has consistently emerged as a contender for Pascal Siakam, and an insider believes that an offseason procedure could give the Warriors a leg up in snagging..." June 13

  • Pascal Siakam Undergoes Shoulder Surgery, Likely To Miss Start Of 2021/22

    Hoops Rumors "Raptors forward Pascal Siakam underwent successful surgery on his left shoulder in Los Angeles last week to repair a torn labrum, the team announced today in a press release. According to the Raptors, Siakam sustained the injury during the club’s May 8 game vs...." June 12

  • Kyle Lowry, Pascal Siakam among Raptors out vs. Mavs

    TSN "The Toronto Raptors will once again be short-handed as they take on the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night. Raptors starters Kyle Lowry (rest), Fred VanVleet (hip), Pascal Siakam (shoulder), OG Anunoby (calf) will not play Friday, as well as..." May 14