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Raptors’ Pascal Siakam doubtful for Game 4 with right calf contusion

Toronto Raptors v Philadelphia 76ers - Game Three

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 02: Pascal Siakam #43 of the Toronto Raptors reacts after missing a shot against the Philadelphia 76ers in the third quarter of Game Three of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at the Wells Fargo Center on May 2, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The 76ers defeated the Raptors 116-95. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

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Did he get this injury on the play where he tried to trip Joel Embiid?

We will never know for sure, but we do know this: Toronto’s Pascal Siakam officially has been listed as doubtful by the Raptors for Game 4 Sunday due to a right calf contusion.

This would be a huge blow to the Raptors if he cannot play, or even if he is slowed.

Siakam has been the Raptors second best player in this series (behind Kawhi Leonard), averaging 23.3 points per game, shooting 35.7 percent from three, and being a critical defensive option for Toronto against Philadelphia’s size. Already down 2-1 against a Sixers team starting to find its stride — and at home in front of a raucous crowd — the Raptors cannot afford an even slowed.

The question is, did Siakam injure his leg on this play: