Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors depth chart for 2021-22 NBA season

A new era begins for the Toronto Raptors.

The Raptors saw franchise legend Kyle Lowry leave in free agency this offseason, leading to a few roster changes. How will they impact the depth chart?

The Raptors are set to open their 2021-22 season against the Washington Wizards on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021.

Depth chart

Toronto Raptors depth chart (2021-22)
Starters Second Third
PG Fred VanVleet Goran Dragic Dalano Banton
SG Gary Trent Jr. Malachi Flynn Svi Mykhailiuk
SF OG Anunoby Scottie Barnes Sam Dekker
PF Pascal Siakam* Chris Boucher Yuta Watanabe
C Khem Birch Precious Achiuwa Freddie Gillespie

* Pascal Siakam is currently sidelined after undergoing shoulder surgery and is expected to return sometime in November

Partial guarantee: Yuta Watanabe, Sam Dekker, Ishmail Wainright, Isaac Bonga, Freddie Gillespie

Two-way: Justin Champagnie (forward), David Johnson (guard)

Key additions and subtractions

The Raptors acquired Goran Dragic and Precious Achiuwa from the Miami Heat in a sign-and-trade for Kyle Lowry.

With the No. 4 pick in the 2021 NBA Draft, the Raptors selected Scottie Barnes.

The Raptors re-signed Gary Trent Jr. (restricted) and Khem Birch (unrestricted) in free agency.

Positional battles

The Raptors have six rotation-level players in their frontcourt in OG Anunoby, Pascal Siakam, Scottie Barnes, Chris Boucher, Khem Birch and Precious Achiuwa.

Additionally, Toronto has five frontcourt players on partially guaranteed deals who are fighting for a roster spot in Yuta Watanabe, Sam Dekker, Ishmail Wainright, Isaac Bonga and Freddie Gillespie.

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