The Toronto Raptors are signing second spherical decide Dalano Banton to a two-year contract. Banton was drafted with the forty sixth decide within the 2021 NBA Draft.
Banton averaged 9.6 factors, 5.9 rebounds and three.9 assists per sport as a sophomore at Nebraska in 2020-21. The 6’9” wing has nice dimension for a fringe ballhandler.
Toronto drafting Banton was one of many enjoyable tales from the 2021 draft. The Raptors had back-to-back picks at 46 and 47 within the second spherical and selected the Toronto native at 46. When requested about how they selected which order to draft Banton and David Johnson following the draft, Raptors Basic Supervisor Bobby Webster stated, “Tie goes to the Canadian!”