Cameroonian professional basketball player for the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association, NBA, Pascal Siakam is expected in his home country, Cameroon this Thursday 1st August 2019.
The NBA winner and most improved player in 2019 will visit Cameroon after a successful and landmark victory in his basketball career.
The celebrated basketball player ended the season with an impressive record after registering an average of 16.9 points, 6.9 rebounds and 3.1 assists.
Accordingly, the valuable player will come home with the president of Toronto Raptors, Masai Ujiri.
Masai Ujiri is an English born former Nigerian professional basketball celebrity also named the first ever NBA African executive.
Since putting an end to his career some twenty years ago, Masai Ujiri been working with Orlando Magic, Denver Nuggets and currently with the Raptors.
Masai Ujiri’s coming to Cameroon is an initiative of.
Pascal Siakam to meet with Cameroonian youths and basketball lovers
According to the tentative program, the basketball star will spend time with Cameroonian youths and commune with basketball lovers in the country during his brief sojourn.
The ‘August guests’ will reportedly have a six day camp during which he will share knowledge with basketball players.
The move is an initiative of Giants of Africa (GOA) to scout and promote talents of tomorrow in the NBA from the continent.
Just to recall that Pascal Siakam is the only Cameroonian International basketball player to have won the prestigious NBA title. Other reputed players like, Joel Embiid and Luc Mbah are still to have luck.
Pascal Siakam (born April 2, 1994) is a Cameroonian professional basketball player for the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA).