Pascal Siakam (shoulder) ruled out again for Raptors Thursday

Toronto Raptors power forward Pascal Siakam (left shoulder strain) has been ruled out again for Thursday's game against the Chicago Bulls.

What It Means:

The Raptors have ruled out Siakam, Kyle Lowry (rest), Fred VanVleet (injury recovery), OG Anunoby (injury recovery), Chris Boucher (injury recovery), Rodney Hood (finger), Paul Watson (knee), and Aron Baynes (foot) for Thursday's contest. The offense will run through Malachi Flynn, Gary Trent Jr., DeAndre Bembry, and Jalen Harris.

Bembry led the Raptors with a 28.4 percent usage rate on Tuesday, followed by Harris (26.3) and Trent (25.0).