Toronto Raptors season preview: Scottie Barnes, Dalano Banton among new faces

Following a tough season away from home in Tampa, Florida, the Toronto Raptors have returned home for the 2021-22 NBA season. Despite a having a roster that many times was depleted due to injuries and COVID-19 last year, a silver lining emerged in the form of lottery pick Scottie Barnes. Barnes leads a new group of Raptors following the departure of franchise point guard Kyle Lowry in a trade to the Miami Heat.