Toronto Raptors sign Canadian center Khem Birch

Feb 14, 2021; Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Orlando Magic center Khem Birch (24) handles the ball against the Phoenix Suns during the second half at Phoenix Suns Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jennifer Stewart-USA TODAY Sports

The Toronto Raptors signed native Canadian center Khem Birch on Saturday. Terms were not disclosed.

The native of Montreal was waived by the Orlando Magic on Thursday.

The 28-year-old Birch spent the past 3 1/2 seasons with Orlando and had averages of 4.7 points and 4.4 rebounds in 188 games (30 starts).

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This season, the 6-foot-9 Birch averaged 5.3 points and 5.1 rebounds in 48 games (five starts).

–Field Level Media