Orlando, FL (Sports Network) - The Orlando Magic signed forward Jason Maxiell
The two-year deal is worth $5 million, according to Yahoo! Sports. The Magic
hold an option on Maxiell's $2.5 million for the 2014-15 season.
Maxiell spent the first eight seasons of his NBA career with the Detroit
Pistons. He averaged 6.9 points and a career-high 5.7 rebounds in 72 games
"We're excited to welcome Jason (Maxiell) and his family to the Magic
organization," Magic general manager Rob Hennigan said. "Jason brings an
element of experience, toughness and resolve to our roster that we feel will
benefit our team."
Originally drafted by the Pistons in the first round of the 2005 draft,
Maxiell has averaged 6.1 points and 4.4 rebounds in 523 career games (175
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