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Offseason Blueprint: Sign-and-traders

If their free agents decide to leave, these three teams need to get something in return

Updated: June 25, 2010, 3:32 PM ET
By Ric Bucher | ESPN The Magazine
Chris BoshBrian Babineau/NBAE/Getty ImagesBosh is likely bolting Toronto, but if he does re-sign, the Raptors must surround him with more talent.

ESPN Insider is breaking down what every team in the league could -- and should -- do during the most anticipated offseason in NBA history. Ric Bucher and Chris Broussard have separated the league into six groups based on everything from cap room to organizational philosophy. Next: the sign-and-traders -- the Toronto Raptors, Atlanta Hawks and Phoenix Suns. (You can follow the whole series here.)

Toronto Raptors

Objective: Add size, toughness and shot blocking to frontcourt.

Ric Bucher

NBA Reporter, ESPN The Magazine Senior Writer