Free agent Croatian forward Damjan Rudez has a deal for a next season contract with the Orlando Magic. According to Eurohoops sources the two sides agreed to terms and the official announcement is expected soon. A gifted shooter, Rudez signed a three-year contract with the Indiana Pacers back in 2014 and during the 2014-15 season led all rookies in the three-point shooting percentage. On the summer of 2015 Rudez was traded to the Minessota Timberwolves and he beame a free agent this summer.
September 20, 2017 | 10:26 pm EDT Update
Pat Boylan: Myles Turner wasn’t joking, Al Jefferson has apparently put in some serious physical conditioning work this offseason (photo via @Pacers)
September 20, 2017 | 6:16 pm EDT Update
Candace Buckner: Some #Wizards breaking news… Markieff Morris will undergo surgery this Friday. Expected to miss start of camp.
Morris, 28, will undergo sports hernia surgery Friday in St. Louis, according to several people with knowledge of the situation. While the timeline for his return to basketball activities is undetermined until surgery is complete, it should be expected that Morris will miss at least Wizards training camp, which begins Tuesday in Richmond. Morris recently received the diagnosis for surgery, according to a source, after spending parts of the summer working out in preparation for the upcoming season.