In one of the quietest trade deadlines in recent memory, the Raptors were unable to unload Andrea Bargnani, but the team did complete a trade for backup point guard Sebastian Telfair that sends Hamed Haddadi and a conditional second round pick to Phoenix.
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Posted by Joseph Casciaro under Hamed Haddadi, Phoenix Suns, Sebastian Telfair, Trade rumours on Feb 21, 2013
Posted by Joseph Casciaro under Andrea Bargnani, Trade rumours on Feb 18, 2013
With the plethora of rumours and reports linking him to various teams, everyone just assumed that by Thursday’s trade deadline, Andrea Bargnani’s tumultuous time in Toronto would have mercifully come to an end, also bringing about the end of the Primo Pasta and Sauce commercials we’ve been subject to for the last few years.
Unfortunately for those fans, it sounds like we may have to wait a while longer…
Posted by Joseph Casciaro under Andrea Bargnani, Charlotte Bobcats, Trade rumours on Feb 16, 2013
Alright, Raptors/Bargnani related trade rumour no. 5347847 – ESPN’s Marc Stein reports that “Charlotte’s growing determination to move Ben Gordon has presented Toronto w/another Andrea Bargnani suitor.”
Posted by Joseph Casciaro under Andrea Bargnani, Philadelphia 76ers, Trade rumours on Feb 16, 2013
As the plethora of Raptors-related trade rumours – most of which will likely include Andrea Bargnani – roll in leading up to Thursday’s trade deadline, I’ll try to post some quick thoughts and analysis on each one. So far this season when it comes to Bargnani, we’ve already talked about blockbuster deals like trading for Pau Gasol, Carlos Boozer and Pau Gasol again. Perhaps an indication of just how low Bargs’ trade value is right now though is the latest report.
On Friday, Fox Sports Ohio reported that according to sources, the Raptors have engaged the 76ers in Bargnani trade talks, with Sam Amico writing that “a Western Conference executive suspects it would involve center Spencer Hawes.”
Posted by Joseph Casciaro under Andrea Bargnani, Chicago Bulls, Trade rumours on Feb 07, 2013
If you were already itching for another big Raptors-related trade rumour now that Rudy Gay is firmly in place and Pau Gasol is out for a while, ESPN’s Marc Stein dropped this on us Thursday evening…