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Tuesday, October 28, 2008
Raptors renewed Andrea Bargnani
The Toronto Raptors exercised the right to renew Andrea Bargnani(2.13-PF/C) a.k.a. il Mago as he is called in Italy.
He was selected first overall in the 2006 NBA Draft. Prior to his NBA career, Bargnani played for Italy's Benetton Treviso in the Italian Lega A and the elite Europe-wide Euroleague. He helped Benetton conquer the Italian LegaA1 before he moved on to the NBA. He averaged 10.2 points and 3.8 rebounds in 78 games in the NBA