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Italian teams dreaming of Bargnani

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08:08 AM ET 10.04 | A Rome native, Andrea Bargnani is someone Italians might like to see playing at home again. Fabi's family, main sponsor of Sutor Montegranaro, will meet [Tuesday with Bargnani] and his agent Toto Ricciotti. The sponsor is ready to offer a six-week contract to Bargnani worth $800.000 before taxes, insurance included. Bargnani would also be one of the main testimonial of the brand to promote the shoes in USA and Canada. But also Montepaschi Siena and Virtus Roma are still dreaming Andrea Bargnani. ... "We know that he has an important contract and the cost for the insurance is very high. But never say never" said Virtus Roma GM, Antonello Riva.

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October 4, 2011  08:18 AM ET

Go and don't come back!

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October 4, 2011  08:35 AM ET
QUOTE(#1):

Go and don't come back!

lol

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October 4, 2011  08:38 AM ET

I would comment if I knew who this guy was or what the heck they're talking about in the article. Something about a shoe contract?

October 4, 2011  09:44 AM ET

Go Back To The Motherland, Bro.

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October 4, 2011  11:43 AM ET
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It's funnym, the Raptors are dreaming of trading his arse... Calderon as well..

Calderon & Bargnani to Heat for Bosh.

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October 4, 2011  11:36 PM ET

wow, it's amazing that these players are willing to jump overseas for those weaks contracts but yet they won't budge on the huge multimillion dollar contracts they have with their current francises.

 
October 5, 2011  01:02 AM ET
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Calderon & Bargnani to Heat for Bosh.

Ostriches have a hard time surviving in bitter cold.

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