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July 2, 2014 Updates
July 1, 2014 Updates

Three teams, in fact, have quickly emerged as serious bidders for Monroe, according to sources close to the process: Atlanta, Orlando and Portland. ESPN.com

The Orlando Magic have released their roster for the 2014 Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League. The event takes place at the team’s practice court at the Amway Center from July 5-11, 2014. The 25-game, seven-day event will feature the Orlando Magic, Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets, Detroit Pistons, Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers, Memphis Grizzlies, Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder and Philadelphia 76ers. NBA.com

June 30, 2014 Updates

Nelson knew the move was in the offing, and he wanted the chance to go to a contender, but being off the Magic’s roster will take some getting used to. “I think it’s a little weird,” Nelson told the Orlando Sentinel in a phone interview. “[It’s weird after] being in one place for 10 years and being given all the opportunities I’ve had there in Orlando and the coaches who molded the me into the player and the person I am, the GMs and my teammates and just everybody, the fans and everybody in the organization — they played a part in my growth as a person and as a player.” Orlando Sentinel

Vincent Ellis: Gather he is interested in Heat MT @Alex Kennedy Possible spots 4 Nelson: Miami (needs a PG), Detroit (reunion with SVG). Twitter @Vincent_Ellis56

The Orlando Magic have waived point guard Jameer Nelson, the team announced on Monday. He was set to make $8 million in the final season of his contract, but only $2 million of it was guaranteed. Orlando decided that his steady hand and leadership were not worth the $6 million, and now he will be free to join a playoff team. CBSSports.com

 

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