Trade Bargnani - Jose - anyone - unless of course a "new management strategy" to to successfully tank and get the ping pong balls to drop exactly right
Compare this : December 15th ish 2012
Colangelo said Sunday that he was not under the gun to win this season from the team's new owners,
even though the Raptors got Lowry from Houston this summer -- after an unsuccessful courtship of Steve Nash -- precisely because they wanted to jump-start their team's performance this season, feeling a legit point guard would help the likes of DeMar DeRozan and rookie center Jonas Valanciunas.
"We're not going to bow to pressure," Colangelo said.
"That pressure is obviously something that's important to all of us, because we play a game that's based on pressure. Hopefully we respond to the pressure. We're not going to make any quick, rash moves."
To this stement : October 30 2012
“We want to accelerate the process towards our end goal, which is to return to playoff contention, and then take it to the next step beyond that
,” says Colangelo, leaning against a wall in the Air Canada Centre. “But right now, this is the next step.”