Jalen Suggs Rumors
The Orlando Magic have signed guard Jalen Suggs and forward Franz Wagner, President of Basketball Operations Jeff Weltman announced today. Per team policy, terms of the deals are not disclosed. Suggs (fifth overall) and Wagner (eighth overall) were both selected in the first round of the 2021 NBA Draft. Suggs (6’4”, 205, 6/3/01) played and started in 30 games last season as a freshman at Gonzaga University, averaging 14.4 ppg., 5.3 rpg., 4.5 apg. and 1.90 stlpg. in 29.0 minpg., while shooting .503 (155-308) from the floor.
Josh Robbins: Magic second-year guards Cole Anthony and R.J. Hampton probably will play in the upcoming NBA Summer League, per a source. They would join rookie first-round picks Jalen Suggs and Franz Wagner.
The Jump: Dream of playing in Olympics one day? “Most definitely. I love to win at the highest level” —@jalensuggs #TheJump