Pascal Siakam is a Cameroonian professional basketball player and TV personality. He was selected by Toronto Raptors with the 27th overall pick in Round 1 of the 2016 NBA draft. In the 2019-20 season, Pascal was named an NBA All-Star for the 1st time.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Pascal Siakam is managed by his older brother, Christian Siakam.
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Pascal Siakam has pledged his support to the Right To Play foundation.
Pascal Siakam Facts
- His name is pronounced Pass-CAL See-AHK-am.
- He initially wanted to become a Catholic priest and embody his family’s Catholicism. By the age of 15, he switched to .
- A professional basketball player Luc Mbah a Moute discovered him at a local camp just 2 miles or about 3 kilometers from Bafia. He joined Mbah a Moute’s basketball camp in 2011.
- Pascal was picked to attend the Basketball Without Borders camp in 2012 with barely any experience. According to some reports, the deciding factor was his athleticism and extremely high energy.
- One of his biggest regrets is not being able to attend his father’s funeral in October 2014 because he was waiting for his United States visa to be issued.
- When he made his debut for Toronto Raptors on October 2, 2016, he became the 1st rookie to start in the season-opener for the team since Jonas Valančiūnas in 2012.
- His NBA debut was also the 1st NBA game he had ever seen in person.
- For games played between November 5 and November 11 in the 2018-2019 season, Pascal was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week. This made him the 8th Toronto Raptors player in their history to do so. He was preceded by , , Chris Bosh, , Jalen Rose, Mike James, and Lou Williams.
- He helped Toronto Raptors win their 1st NBA Championship in franchise history in the 2019 finals season against Golden State Warriors by scoring a playoff career-high 32 points.
- At the 2019 Awards ceremony, Pascal was named the NBA’s Most Improved Player for the 2018–19 season. This directly affected the Toronto Raptors‘ decision to offer him a 4-year contract extension worth $130 million.
- His biggest fan is a young girl named Reanna Ramos, daughter of Samual Ramos.
- A boy in the audience once held up a sign that said “Pascal, will you date my mom?” in November 2019. His mom was next to him and seemed amused.
Featured Image by Pascal Siakam / Instagram
Facts of Pascal Siakam
- Gender Male
- full namePascal Siakam
- nicknamesSpicy P
- birthplaceDouala, Cameroon
- Date of Birth April 02, 1994
- Age 27 years 7 months
- Horoscope Aries
- Lucky Number 11
- Lucky Stone Diamond
- Lucky Color Red
- Best Match for Marriage Leo
- ethnicity / ethnic backgroundCameroonian
- net worth$20 million
- professionProfessional Basketball Player, TV Personality
- weight104 kg or 229 lbs
- height6 ft 9 in or 206 cm
- hair colorBlack
- eye colorDark Brown
- body type / buildAthletic
- collegeNew Mexico State University
- motherVictorie Siakam
- fatherTchamo Siakam
- brothersBoris Siakam, Christian Siakam, James Siakam