What shedding Bargnani means for TOR

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.