Jameer Nelson, recovering from a strained groin and hamstring, is out for tonight’s game between the Orlando Magic and Chicago Bulls. E’Twaun Moore (an East Chicago native) will start in his place at point guard — he’s expected to have friends and family members in attendance at United Center. From undrafted rookie to starter (as …
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A gameday primer of tonight’s regular season home opener for the Orlando Magic, in which they host the Denver Nuggets at Amway Center. It’s no secret, with the Magic undergoing a rebuilding phase, that veteran players on the roster may be on the move before the trade deadline on April 20. J.J. Redick, a player …
Marc Serota/Getty Images Via Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports: Ryan Anderson has reached agreement with the New Orleans Hornets on a four-year, $36 million contract in a sign-and-trade deal that will send backup center Gustavo Ayon to the Orlando Magic, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. As a restricted free agent, Anderson intended to sign an …
Via Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports: Orlando plans to pick up $6M option on final year of J.J. Redick’s contract, league sources tell Y! Sports. Magic have until week’s end [to fully guarantee his contract].
Via Alex Kennedy of HOOPSWORLD: Earl Clark has changed his mind and opted in to the final year of his contact with the Magic, according to sources close to the situation.
Via Brian Schmitz of the Orlando Sentinel: Hearing that Jameer Nelson has informed Magic he is opting out [of the final year in his contract and become an unrestricted free agent].
Via Alex Kennedy of HOOPSWORLD: Earl Clark has opted out of the final year of his contract with the Orlando Magic, sources confirm. He’ll be an unrestricted free agent.
Via Chris Broussard of ESPN.com: New Orlando Magic general manager Rob Hennigan made his first hire Monday, bringing Scott Perry to Orlando from the Detroit Pistons, according to league sources. Perry, who will be the Magic’s assistant general manager, had worked with the Pistons for the past four years under Joe Dumars as the club’s …
Photo by Elsa/Getty Images Via Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel: Lewis emphasized that he feels no ill will toward the Magic and that he wishes the best for the franchise that signed him to a huge free-agent contract in July 2007. He remains in touch with former teammates, most notably point guard Jameer Nelson. …