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  • SkywalkerAC
    started a topic Everything Pascal Siakam

    Everything Pascal Siakam

    Pascal deserves his own thread as well. For a 27th pick, it's incredible that we can basically pencil him in for significant production with the 2nd unit this year. He's one of the best open court rim runners in the league, has a motor that won't quit, and comes across as a first class teammate/young man. The big question is whether he can be an impact defender in just his 2nd season.

    He doesn't get enough talk.


  • Puffer
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    Pascal needs to work on his midrange shot and the little floaters that he sometimes had great success with. Too many times he rushed a layup because of defensive pressure and had it spill out. He needs to recognize the D when it is there and score from a few feet outside, instead of always hoping to lay it up or slam it home. When the bunnies are there to be had, make sure you get them. He could spend some time watching Serge with his floaters and midrange game. He could boost his scoring average by 3-4 points just by avoiding blockable layups and taking the shots from 6 feet out.

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  • KeonClark
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    Puffer wrote: View Post
    Props to Skywalker for starting this thread;

    "Everything Pascal Siakam
    Mon Aug 14th, 2017, 09:06 PM
    Pascal deserves his own thread as well. For a 27th pick, it's incredible that we can basically pencil him in for significant production with the 2nd unit this year. He's one of the best open court rim runners in the league, has a motor that won't quit, and comes across as a first class teammate/young man. The big question is whether he can be an impact defender in just his 2nd season.

    He doesn't get enough talk."

    Two years later, Pascal is getting "enough talk" and it's building.
    Little did we know then he was becoming one of the most unstoppable isolation players in the paint..in the entire world

    kid is a stud, I'm calling 22 pt 7 reb 4 assists next season. Perfect "2nd scorer" production

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  • Puffer
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    Props to Skywalker for starting this thread;

    "Everything Pascal Siakam
    Mon Aug 14th, 2017, 09:06 PM
    Pascal deserves his own thread as well. For a 27th pick, it's incredible that we can basically pencil him in for significant production with the 2nd unit this year. He's one of the best open court rim runners in the league, has a motor that won't quit, and comes across as a first class teammate/young man. The big question is whether he can be an impact defender in just his 2nd season.

    He doesn't get enough talk."

    Two years later, Pascal is getting "enough talk" and it's building.

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  • KeonClark
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    Ibaka for 6th man 2020

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  • KeonClark
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    SkywalkerAC wrote: View Post

    While we’re on the topic, when was the last big man 6th man?
    The last True, Blue Center?

    Bill Walton, 1986

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  • SkywalkerAC
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    KeonClark wrote: View Post

    This got me thinking, when was the last time a center won MIP OR MVP?

    Well, MIP: Kevin Love won it 7 years ago, and Jermaine O Neal 9 years before that...BUT both were power forwards at the time. SO we gotta go all the way back to freaking 1996-97, Isaac Austin of the Heat.

    MVP? Shaq, 1999-00. Yes, 19 years and counting. That makes 38 awards gone by without the center getting it

    Come on big fellas!! Davis and Embiid are the best center hopes for MVP, and as far as MIP you just never know, maybe Jonas gets 22 and 12 this year in Memphis
    While we’re on the topic, when was the last big man 6th man?

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  • KeonClark
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    golden wrote: View Post

    Yep. Last 6 MIP winners are: Oladipo, Giannis, McCollum, Butler, Dragic, Paul George = 5 all-stars & 1 MVP.
    This got me thinking, when was the last time a center won MIP OR MVP?

    Well, MIP: Kevin Love won it 7 years ago, and Jermaine O Neal 9 years before that...BUT both were power forwards at the time. SO we gotta go all the way back to freaking 1996-97, Isaac Austin of the Heat.

    MVP? Shaq, 1999-00. Yes, 19 years and counting. That makes 38 awards gone by without the center getting it

    Come on big fellas!! Davis and Embiid are the best center hopes for MVP, and as far as MIP you just never know, maybe Jonas gets 22 and 12 this year in Memphis

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  • golden
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    SkywalkerAC wrote: View Post
    All star next.
    Yep. Last 6 MIP winners are: Oladipo, Giannis, McCollum, Butler, Dragic, Paul George = 5 all-stars & 1 MVP.

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  • SkywalkerAC
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    All star next.

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  • GOLDBLUM
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  • Kagemusha
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    Congratulations MIP!

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  • DanH
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    Well deserved.

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  • G__Deane
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    Spicy wins MIP!

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  • Puffer
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    From The Athletic. Pascal Siakim on motivation for next season now that he has been a member of a team that has won an NBA championship.

    "Regardless of what Kawhi Leonard decides to do this offseason, Siakam, at 25, will be a significant part of the Raptors’ future. Two huge games in the NBA Finals plus a likely most improved player award cemented his talent and value. His rookie-scale contract as the 27th pick in 2016 was worth $6.4-million over four years. It is difficult to imagine his next contract going lower than the four-year, $100-million deal Giannis Antetokounmpo signed at the same point in his career, back in 2016. In fact, Siakam will probably get a richer deal, maybe right up to the maximum he can receive.

    Siakam knows he can be the second scorer on a championship team, and knows he is about to jump several NBA class strata. This is where his time with Leonard as a teammate paid off.

    “He has everything in his game. He can do everything,” Siakam said of Leonard. “He can score in the post. He can shoot 3s, mid-range. And he can guard everybody. That’s a perfect kind of player if you want to be somebody in this league — to be able to defend, and for me being to that level where I can do whatever I want out there on the floor.

    “For me, I think the motivation is look what you did in three years. What can you do in 10? You know? It’s about continuing to build and understanding that you put the work in and you got to this point, but it’s only been three years. What can you do in more than that? So that’s my motivation: seeing how great I can be.”

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