DraftExpress Logo
     DraftExpress Facebook      DraftExpress Twitter    DraftExpress YouTube
 
Loading
DraftExpress :: The Daily Word
       
The DraftExpress Daily
       
  Friday, October 22, 2004

Andrea Bargnani impresses scouts in Toronto
By Luis FernŠndez

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

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

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

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

 
Archive
 
 
       
© 2014 DraftExpress LLC All rights reserved.