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NBA free agency 2017: Orlando Magic waive C.J. Watson

NBA free agency 2017: Orlando Magic waive C.J. Watson

The veteran point guard wasn’t part of Orlando’s future plans. The Orlando Magic announced Monday they have waived C.J. Watson. According to Basketball Insiders’ salary database, Orlando’s waiving Watson saves it a bit of money, as only $1 million of his $5 million salary is guaranteed. The Magic signed Watson prior to the 2015/16 season to bolster their depth at point guard, but his productivity waned over the last two seasons as he crossed age 30. Watson was never a plus-level playmaker or defender, but earned his NBA keep as an accurate three-point shooter. In his Magic career,...
Free agency rumor: Magic interested in Trey Burke

Free agency rumor: Magic interested in Trey Burke

The Magic are among teams reported to be interested in a one-year deal for the guard. Wizards reporter Chase Hughes of CSN reported Thursday morning that the Magic are among teams interested in free agent point guard Trey Burke. Former Wizards point guard Trey Burke has drawn interest from multiple teams on a 1-year deal including the Orlando Magic, CSN has learned.— Chase Hughes (@chasehughesCSN) July 6, 2017 D.J. Augustin has been mediocre as a backup option behind Elfrid Payton, and C.J. Watson is a possible buyout candidate, so the Magic might be in the market for another reserve...
NBA free agency 2017: Orlando Magic interested in Trey Burke, according to report

NBA free agency 2017: Orlando Magic interested in Trey Burke, according to report

The Magic are reportedly among the teams interested in a one-year deal for the guard. Wizards reporter Chase Hughes of CSN reported Thursday morning that the Magic are among teams interested in free agent point guard Trey Burke: Former Wizards point guard Trey Burke has drawn interest from multiple teams on a 1-year deal including the Orlando Magic, CSN has learned.— Chase Hughes (@chasehughesCSN) July 6, 2017 D.J. Augustin has been mediocre as a backup option behind Elfrid Payton, and C.J. Watson is a possible buyout candidate, so the Magic might be in the market for another reserve...

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