Gordon was previously unaware of any potential plans involving his departure, and head coach Frank Vogel spoke with him privately about the clumsy tweet that has since been deleted.
On Monday, the Magic signed a pair of free agent swingmen to contracts that run through the end of the season. Saric appears to have a good chance to become the NBA Rookie of the Year, thanks in large part to the injured Joel Embiid being limited to 31 games.
"Typically, with rumors and stuff like that, we don't really address them", Vogel told the Orlando Sentinel.
The Magic are now 27-50 so it's not like any front office execs are dying to steal their blueprint for success, but it's still worth taking a look at if you're interested in seeing the "behind the scenes" stuff. "We're ready to move on". But what is interesting is the number of players on the list that the Magic have already discarded: Ersan Ilyasova, Serge Ibaka, Tobias Harris and Moe Harkless, to name a few.
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"It wasn't for me to see, so for me to see something like that, it brings something that's out of my control into my reality". My plan and my focus is to play basketball and to enjoy the game of basketball.
Or, you know, it could just be an elaborate smokescreen. One for "hybrid" trade targets, another for "hybrid" free agents this summer and another for "spread big" trades.
Warriors fans won't be happy to see the Magic targeting their 6th man Andre Iguodala. Another column read "Hybrid Trade" listed Nuggets forwards Wilson Chandler, Nuggets power forward Juan Hernangomez, Detroit Pistons swingman Stanley Johnson and Pistons power forward Marcus Morris.
Orlando Magic general manager Rob Hennigan is doing his best to douse the flames of Whiteboardgate.