Sources: Magic ‘tried exhausting’ to Commerce Aaron Gordon Earlier than Deadline
Golden State was among the many groups with whom the Magic mentioned a [Aaron] Gordon commerce. So had been the Timberwolves. These two wound up making essentially the most vital commerce of the deadline interval, swapping D’Angelo Russell for Andrew Wiggins. Orlando had been focused on Russell final summer season when he was a restricted free agent.
There was chatter, too, involving the Suns. However Gordon, the No. four decide of the 2014 draft, remains to be with the Magic. Maybe not for lengthy — executives across the league count on that Gordon will likely be again on the commerce block within the offseason, too.
As one supply informed Heavy.com, “They had been making an attempt, and so they tried exhausting to get one thing carried out with him on the deadline. All that will get introduced again into focus as soon as the season is over and you’ve got a good suggestion what the market is for him.”
Supply: Sean Deveney of Heavy.com