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Orlando Magic waive Ben Gordon

The Magic formally announced they have waived the veteran on Monday. As expected the Orlando Magic have waived guard Ben Gordon, the team announced on Monday afternoon. It was reported last week that the team would release the veteran, rather than pick up his $4.5 million option for the 2015/16 season. Gordon, 32, appeared in 56 games in his lone season with the Magic, averaging 6.2 points per game. Gordon knocked down over 36 percent of his shots from beyond the arc, and nearly 84 percent of his shots from the free throw line in his limited action throughout the season. Waiving Gordon...
Magic waive guard Ben Gordon

Magic waive guard Ben Gordon

The Orlando Magic have waived guard Ben Gordon, General Manager Rob Hennigan announced Monday.
Orlando Sentinel Jun 29, 2015

Orlando Magic waive Ben Gordon

Faced with a logjam at the wing positions and the opportunity to create $4.5 million more in salary-cap space for the upcoming season, the Orlando Magic waived veteran shooting guard Ben Gordon on Monday.

Orlando Magic to make Ben Gordon a free agent, according to report

The veteran guard is on the outs in Orlando after one season. The Orlando Magic have elected to make Ben Gordon a free agent rather than bring him back for the 2015/16 season, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Orlando could have elected to keep Gordon, 32, through the 2015/16 season for $4.5 million, according to Basketball Insiders. Instead, they'll pocket that money and allow Gordon to ply his trade elsewhere. Gordon made 56 appearances for the Magic, averaging 6.2 points and 1.1 rebounds per game and shooting 43.7 percent from the floor. The Magic's decision to...

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