Pascal Siakam may be the most decorated star on the Toronto Raptors, but the further we get from the heights of the 2019 title run, questions about his ability to be the unquestioned No. 1 option on a title-winning team continue to sprout up.
Will a team like the Golden State Warriors, who are currently dominating without James Wiseman and were rumored to be in on Siakam pre-draft, take him off of Toronto’s hands?
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20. The team didn’t initially expect Barnes to be stealing minutes from Siakam, and vice versa, but he’s been such a revelation that he’s upped the likelihood of a trade.
Toronto will always love Siakam as a piece of the title team and respect him for growing into the star he’s become under Masai Ujriri’s umbrella, but this deal might give Toronto the best chance for success soon.