Jakob Poeltl, Pascal Siakam, Toronto Raptors, nba, atbnews
The Toronto Raptors announced Saturday they have signed centre Jakob Poeltl (YAH-cub PUHR-tuhl) and forward Pascal Siakam (Pass-CAL See-AH-kum) to rookie scale contracts. Both players are under contract through the 2017-18 season, with two team option years to follow. The Raptors selected Poeltl with the ninth pick and Siakam with the 27th selection in the 2016 NBA Draft. Per team policy, financial terms of the deals were not disclosed.