Coach Dwane Casey indicated Tuesday that Ibaka is likely to make his Raptors debut Wednesday against the Hornets, Sean Highkin of The Athletic reports.

Ibaka, who was acquired Tuesday from the Magic in exchange for Terrence Ross and 2017 first-round pick, wasn't available for Tuesday's loss to the Bulls, as he and Ross both still need to pass their physicals before either can suit up for their new teams. Both Ibaka and Ross are expected to resolve that matter Wednesday, and if that's the case, Ibaka would likely see the floor in the Raptors' final game before the All-Star break. Due to his lack of familiarity with the team's offensive sets, Ibaka may only be asked to play spot minutes off the bench if available Wednesday, but after getting a chance to practice with the Raptors next week, it won't be long before he settles in as the starting power forward.

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