Raptors watch as Yuta Watanabe emerges as a rotation player


When Yuta Watanabe first showed up at Toronto Raptors’ training camp back in late 2020 he was a longshot to make the roster. Toronto looked like a team with plenty of wing talent and some other intriguing prospects in Oshae Brissett, Paul Watson Jr, Alize Johnson, and Henry Ellenson fighting for one of the Raptors’ final roster spots.