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  Friday, October 22, 2004

Andrea Bargnani impresses scouts in Toronto
By Luis FernŠndez

Andrea href=/profile//> Bargnani, href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> 6-11 href=/profile//> Italian href=/profile//> prospect, href=/profile//> had href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> great href=/profile//> performance href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> exhibition href=/profile//> game href=/profile//> played href=/profile//> by href=/profile//> Benetton href=/profile//> Treviso href=/profile//> against href=/profile//> Toronto href=/profile//> Raptors href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> Canada href=/profile//> last href=/profile//> Wednesday. href=/profile//> The href=/profile//> young href=/profile//> promising href=/profile//> forward href=/profile//> scored href=/profile//> 13 href=/profile//> points href=/profile//> (6/15 href=/profile//> from href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> field), href=/profile//> grabbed href=/profile//> 5 href=/profile//> rebounds href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> blocked href=/profile//> 2 href=/profile//> shots href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> 22 href=/profile//> minutes, href=/profile//> while href=/profile//> matching href=/profile//> up href=/profile//> with href=/profile//> NBA href=/profile//> sophomore href=/profile//> talent href=/profile//> Chris href=/profile//> Bosh. href=/profile//> Benetton href=/profile//> finally href=/profile//> lost href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> game href=/profile//> by href=/profile//> just href=/profile//> 3 href=/profile//> points.

His href=/profile//> coach, href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> much-respected href=/profile//> Ettore href=/profile//> Messina, href=/profile//> spoke href=/profile//> about href=/profile//> his href=/profile//> player's href=/profile//> bright href=/profile//> future. href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> guess href=/profile//> now, href=/profile//> more href=/profile//> than href=/profile//> before, href=/profile//> not href=/profile//> only href=/profile//> will href=/profile//> we href=/profile//> talk href=/profile//> about href=/profile//> Andrea href=/profile//> Barnani href=/profile//> as href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> future href=/profile//> draft href=/profile//> pick. href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> wish href=/profile//> it href=/profile//> for href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> player, href=/profile//> but href=/profile//> above href=/profile//> all href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> hope href=/profile//> he href=/profile//> understands href=/profile//> how href=/profile//> much href=/profile//> better href=/profile//> is href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> arrive href=/profile//> at href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> professional href=/profile//> world href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> NBA href=/profile//> as href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> mature href=/profile//> player, href=/profile//> with href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> loaded href=/profile//> European href=/profile//> suitcase href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> experience href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> victories. href=/profile//> Like, href=/profile//> Danilovic, href=/profile//> Ginobili, href=/profile//> Divac, href=/profile//> Jaric href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> co.: href=/profile//> prestigious href=/profile//> players href=/profile//> who href=/profile//> assured href=/profile//> themselves href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> be href=/profile//> respected href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> their href=/profile//> new href=/profile//> environment, href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> also href=/profile//> with href=/profile//> enough href=/profile//> present href=/profile//> ability href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> be href=/profile//> instant href=/profile//> contributors href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> not href=/profile//> only href=/profile//> future href=/profile//> hopes, href=/profile//> reports href=/profile//> Il href=/profile//> Gazzettino.

I href=/profile//> agree href=/profile//> with href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> coach href=/profile//> ‚Äďassured href=/profile//> Bargnani- href=/profile//> it's href=/profile//> better href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> make href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> big href=/profile//> jump href=/profile//> with href=/profile//> enough href=/profile//> present href=/profile//> ability href=/profile//> as href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> not href=/profile//> fail. href=/profile//> But href=/profile//> at href=/profile//> this href=/profile//> moment, href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> first href=/profile//> place href=/profile//> I'm href=/profile//> not href=/profile//> sure href=/profile//> if href=/profile//> I'll href=/profile//> ever href=/profile//> have href=/profile//> this href=/profile//> chance, href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> second href=/profile//> place, href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> don't href=/profile//> think href=/profile//> about href=/profile//> it href=/profile//> at href=/profile//> all. href=/profile//> I'm href=/profile//> focused href=/profile//> just href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> Benetton href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> my href=/profile//> development href=/profile//> work href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> improve, href=/profile//> grow href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> complete href=/profile//> my href=/profile//> game. href=/profile//> Of href=/profile//> course, href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> will href=/profile//> remember href=/profile//> this href=/profile//> game, href=/profile//> but href=/profile//> I'm href=/profile//> sure href=/profile//> reading href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> stats href=/profile//> or href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> praises href=/profile//> won't href=/profile//> go href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> my href=/profile//> head. href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> know href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> have href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> prove href=/profile//> myself href=/profile//> day href=/profile//> after href=/profile//> day, href=/profile//> game href=/profile//> after href=/profile//> game. href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> hope href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> show href=/profile//> improvement href=/profile//> also href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> Italian href=/profile//> league href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> Euroleague, href=/profile//> not href=/profile//> only href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> an href=/profile//> exhibition href=/profile//> game, href=/profile//> as href=/profile//> prestigious href=/profile//> as href=/profile//> this href=/profile//> is.

There href=/profile//> were href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> dozen href=/profile//> NBA href=/profile//> scouts href=/profile//> watching href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> game, href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> Luigi href=/profile//> Mafei href=/profile//> reports href=/profile//> some href=/profile//> interesting href=/profile//> comments href=/profile//> made href=/profile//> by href=/profile//> them. href=/profile//> Jeff href=/profile//> Weltmann, href=/profile//> international href=/profile//> talent href=/profile//> researcher href=/profile//> for href=/profile//> Denver href=/profile//> Nuggets href=/profile//> was href=/profile//> telling href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> less-traveled href=/profile//> colleague: href=/profile//> Have href=/profile//> you href=/profile//> seen href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> kid href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> had href=/profile//> talked href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> you href=/profile//> about? href=/profile//> Incredible, href=/profile//> isn't href=/profile//> he? href=/profile//> Meanwhile, href=/profile//> Bob href=/profile//> Zuffelato, href=/profile//> director href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> scouting href=/profile//> for href=/profile//> Toronto href=/profile//> Raptors, href=/profile//> referring href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> previous href=/profile//> interview, href=/profile//> said href=/profile//> To href=/profile//> give href=/profile//> names href=/profile//> is href=/profile//> forbidden href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> us, href=/profile//> but href=/profile//> have href=/profile//> you href=/profile//> seen href=/profile//> what href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> meant href=/profile//> when href=/profile//> I href=/profile//> was href=/profile//> talking href=/profile//> about href=/profile//> Italians href=/profile//> likely href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> be href=/profile//> picked href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> draft href=/profile//> next href=/profile//> June?

 
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