What shedding Bargnani means for TOR 

July, 1, 2013
7/01/13
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Once the reported trade becomes official, new Toronto general manager Masai Ujiri will earn plenty of praise around the NBA blogosphere for pulling off something many thought might be impossible: Trading Andrea Bargnani and the $23 million remaining on his contract through 2014-15.

Here's a look at why this deal looks so good for the Raptors, at least from the outset.