Magic players with more shooting possessions than Nik Vučević (six) tonight: Aaron Gordon, Elfrid Payton, Tobias Harris, Evan Fournier
Aaron Gordon is ripped, strong, defends, holds, grinds, annoys guys, has hops, can pass. The mechanics need work, but I like it.
Same Magic starters tonight: Payton, Oladipo, Aaron Gordon, Frye and Vucevic.
Through three quarters, Aaron Gordon has played 21 minutes Interesting to see how many more he gets tonight.
Devyn Marble replaces Aaron Gordon at SF.
Aaron Gordon shaved his head.
Aaron Gordon will start for Magic tonight at SF. Vaughn cites his "defensive presence" as one reason for the move.
Aaron Gordon will start in place of Devyn Marble, JVaughn said.
Hard to tell - looked like Calderon banged knees with Aaron Gordon. Being helped to his feet and straight to the locker room with help.
Jacque Vaughn insists that Aaron Gordon's recent 12-minute games were not part of a medically mandated minutes restriction.
Aaron Gordon has had two superb defensive plays in the first quarter.
Some folks think Aaron Gordon's presence makes Tobias Harris expendable. I don't agree; to me, it's Harkless.
Just like the guys doing the McDonald's game 2 years ago had no idea who Andrew Wiggins or Aaron Gordon were, and mispronounced names.
Jacque Vaughn said he's not sure if Tobias Harris will play tonight. JV also said Aaron Gordon's minutes won't increase markedly yet.
I'm a bit surprised that Aaron Gordon hasn't been back in the game. But he's OK. He's riding an exercise bike to stay loose.
Two points, two fouls for Aaron Gordon in his first stint
Magic game ops plays dance remix of "Say something I'm giving up on you" as Aaron Gordon preps to shoot a FT w/ Magic down 24 in 2Q.
Aaron Gordon checks into the game to begin the second quarter.
Aaron Gordon alert
Aaron Gordon: "I'm ready to play. I'm ready to contribute to my team. It's still up to Jacque on how much I play . . ."
Aaron Gordon acknowledged he'll be at least a bit rusty. But he said he's ready to play if his name is called.
Moving to the inactive list for Orlando to make room for Aaron Gordon: Andrew Nicholson
Aaron Gordon is active, but Jacque Vaughn wouldn't guarantee that he'd play.
Jacque Vaughn wouldn't say whether he plans to play Aaron Gordon or for how many minutes if Gordon does play.
To make room for Aaron Gordon on their 13-man active roster, the Magic have deactivated Andrew Nicholson.
Aaron Gordon has been activated to play tonight.