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July 2, 2014 Updates

David Aldridge: Two yr/$9M deal for Ben Gordon (Yahoo! first) has club option for yr two, per sources. Magic want to see if he can get through '14 healthy. Twitter @daldridgetnt

Ken Berger: Ben Gordon has agreed to a two-year, $9m deal with Orlando, league source confirms. Both years guaranteed. Twitter @KBergCBS

The Orlando Magic have signed rookie forward Aaron Gordon and rookie guard Elfrid Payton, General Manager Rob Hennigan announced today. Per team policy, terms of the deals are not disclosed. Gordon was selected by Orlando in the first round (fourth overall) of the 2014 NBA Draft. Payton was selected by Philadelphia in the first round (tenth overall) of the 2014 NBA Draft. He was then acquired by Orlando in exchange for the draft rights to Dario Saric, a future first round draft pick and a future second round draft pick. Both will participate in the 2014 Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League, taking place at the Magic’s practice court at the Amway Center from July 5-11. NBA.com

Josh Robbins: Magic have signed Aaron Gordon & Elfrid Payton. Their contracts will be at 120% of their draft slots' rookie-scale amounts. Twitter @JoshuaBRobbins

Steve Kyler: House keeping... Magic sign both Aaron Gordon & Elfrid Payton to rookie contracts, both will play in Orland Summer League starting Saturday. Twitter @stevekylerNBA

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

 

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