Even though I don't hold a lot of value to the opinions of these bloggers (by which I mean, not more than my own opinions), I do think you left out some parts of the quotes.
which means he values Bargnani more than the offer they could make. He also said:At that point, I would assume Colangelo would laugh and hang up the phone, but that is honestly the best the Hornets could do.
Where you end your Lakers quote:Bargnani would not be a horrible fit with Emeka Okafor since he has range that stretches beyond the three point line and at least has the general size that Okafor lacks to make teams shoot over him on the defensive end.
However, that’s not a very attractive package for the Raptors and if I were in their shoes I’d laugh at a proposal like that.
No offense, but it looks a bit like selective quoting.