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Why Raptors' Scottie Barnes added 10-15 pounds of muscle during the offseason

Brian Macon, Scottie Barnes' basketball trainer, joined Amit Mann to reveal why Barnes put on 10-15lbs of muscle during his offseason preparation for next season. The full episode on Barnes' offseason development can be found on the 'Raptors Over Everything' podcast feed and on our Yahoo Sports Canada YouTube.

Video Transcript

AMIT MANN: I saw that he did add on a few more pounds, 10 to 15 pounds or so. And what impressed me about his rookie season is, like you said, he withstood the grind of that first season. And he actually got stronger as the year went on, which isn't common.