MAGIC ADD FOUR TO TRAINING CAMP ROSTER


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The Orlando Magic have signed free agents Kadeem Batts, Drew Crawford, Seth Curry and Peyton Siva, General Manager Rob Hennigan announced today.  Per team policy, terms of the deal are not disclosed.  Orlando’s roster now stands at 19 players.

Training camp for the Magic begins on Tuesday, September 30.  Practices will be held on the Magic practice court at the Amway Center from Sep. 30-Oct. 6 beginning at 10 am.  On select days, the Magic will hold a second practice.  Media availability will take place 15 minutes prior to the team’s first practice only.  All sessions are closed to the public.  An updated practice schedule is listed on the Magic’s media website:OrlandoMagic.com/MagicPR.

Orlando begins the preseason with three road games (Oct. 7 @ Miami, Oct. 10 @ Indiana, Oct. 13 @ Charlotte) before hosting its preseason home opener at the Amway Center on Wednesday, October 15 against Brazilian-team Flamengo.  Tip-off is 7 p.m.   The Magic open the 2014-15 regular season at New Orleans on Tuesday, October 28.  Orlando’s regular season home opener will be on Thursday, October 30 against Washington (7 p.m.).  Orlando’s complete schedule is available at OrlandoMagic.com.  All local telecasts will be available on FOX Sports Florida.

2014-15 ORLANDO MAGIC ROSTER

(as of September 29, 2014)

  1. NAME POS      HT        WT        BIRTHDATE       PRIOR TO NBA/COUNTRY          YRS.PRO

20           Kadeem Batts                      F              6-9          245         7-6-91                    Providence/USA                                  R

1              Drew Crawford                    G             6-5          209         10-18-90               Northwestern/USA                              R

30           Seth Curry                             G             6-2          185         8-23-90                  Duke/USA                                             1

3              Dewayne Dedmon              C             7-0          245         8-12-89                  USC/USA                                              1

10           Evan Fournier                      G             6-7          205         10-29-92               Union Poitiers/France                         2

8              Channing Frye                     F              6-11        255         5-17-83                  Arizona/USA                                         8

00           Aaron Gordon                      F              6-9          220         9-16-95                  Arizona/USA                                         R

7              Ben Gordon                          G             6-3          205         4-4-83                    Connecticut/USA                                 10

34           Willie Green                          G             6-3          205         7-28-81                  Detroit Mercy/USA                               11

21           Maurice Harkless                F              6-9          215         5-11-93                  St. John’s/USA                                     2

12           Tobias Harris                        F              6-9          235         7-15-92                  Tennessee/USA                                  3

11           Devyn Marble                       G             6-6          200         9-21-92                  Iowa/USA                                              R

44           Andrew Nicholson               F              6-9          250         12-8-89                  St. Bonaventure/Canada                   2

5              Victor Oladipo                      G             6-4          210         5-4-92                    Indiana/USA                                         1

2              Kyle O’Quinn                        F-C         6-10        250         3-26-90                  Norfolk State/USA                               2

4              Elfrid Payton                         G             6-4          185         2-22-94                  Louisiana-Lafayette/USA                  R

13           Luke Ridnour                        G             6-2          175         2-13-81                  Oregon/USA                                         11

17           Peyton Siva                          G             6-0          185         10-24-90               Louisville/USA                                     1

9              Nikola Vučević                     C             7-0          260         10-24-90               USC/Montenegro                                3

STAFF

Head Coach: Jacque Vaughn (Kansas)

Assistant Coaches: James Borrego (San Diego), Wes Unseld Jr. (Johns Hopkins), Brett Gunning (UNLV)

Assistant Coaches/Player Development: Laron Profit (Maryland), Jay Hernandez (Hofstra)

Athletic Trainer: Keon Weise (Maryland)

Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bill Burgos (Austin Peay State)

Physical Therapist/Assistant Athletic Trainer: Ron Weathers (Temple)

HOW THEY WERE BUILT

NBA Draft:

Aaron Gordon                       First round, fourth pick overall in 2014

Andrew Nicholson                First round, 19th pick overall in 2012

Victor Oladipo                       First round, second overall in 2013

Kyle O’Quinn                         Second round, 49th pick overall in 2012

Trades:

Evan Fournier                        From Denver along with the draft rights to Devyn Marble in exchange for Arron Afflalo on Jun. 26, 2014

Maurice Harkless                   From Philadelphia as part of a four-team, 12-player deal on Aug. 10, 2012

Tobias Harris                         From Milwaukee along with Doron Lamb and Beno Udrih in exchange for J.J. Redick, Gustavo Ayón and Ish Smith on Feb. 21, 2013

Devyn Marble                         From Denver along with Evan Fournier in exchange for Arron Afflalo on Jun. 26, 2014

Elfrid Payton                          From Philadelphia in exchange for draft rights to Dario Saric, a future first round draft pick and a future second round draft pick on Jun. 26, 2014

Nikola Vučević                       From Philadelphia as part of a four team, 12-player deal on Aug. 10, 2012

Free Agency:

Kadeem Batts                         Originally signed on Sep. 29, 2014

Drew Crawford                       Originally signed on Sep. 29, 2014

Seth Curry                              Originally signed on Sep. 29, 2014

Dewayne Dedmon                 Originally signed to a 10-day contract on Feb. 25, 2014

Channing Frye                      Originally signed on Jul. 14, 2014

Ben Gordon                           Originally signed on Jul. 11, 2014

Luke Ridnour                         Originally signed on Jul. 25, 2014

Peyton Siva                            Originally signed on Sep. 29, 2014

Waivers:

Willie Green                           Claimed off of waivers on Jun. 30, 2014