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  1. Magic waive Gordon; Hezonja gets buyoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | NBA.com

    Steve Smith and Sekou Smith take a look at Orlando's drafting of Mario Hezonja with the fifth pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. General manager Rob Hennigan said Monday the team waived guard Ben Gordon and learned draft pick Mario Hezonja had completed a buyout with European club FC Barcelona.

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  2. Orlando Magic waive Ben GordonRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Orlando Pinstripe Post

    As expected the Orlando Magic have waived guard Ben Gordon , the team announced on Monday afternoon. It was reported last week that the team would release the veteran, rather than pick up his $4.5 million option for the 2015/16 season.

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  3. Magic waive Ben GordonRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | InsideHoops

    The Orlando Magic have waived backup guard Ben Gordon, it was announced today by General Manager Rob Hennigan. Gordon played in 56 games last season with Orlando, averaging 6.2 ppg.

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  4. From unrecruited to the NBA: Tyler Harvey's inspiring storyRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Orlando Pinstripe Post

    ... of the opportunity and impress the team enough to stick around. The report that the Magic would not retaining Ben Gordon would seem to open a roster spot for Harvey as a reserve guard. Not many people know Harvey's story, but the 22-year-old ...

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  5. Report: Magic decline option on Ben Gordon for next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | MSNBC

    When the Magic signed Ben Gordon to a two-year, $9 million deal last summer, it was mostly to be a veteran presence off the bench and to use as a possible trade chip, especially with the second year fully un-guaranteed. He hasn't been a truly relevant NBA player since he left the Bulls in 2009.

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  6. Gordon to be FA after Magic decline optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | CBS Sports

    Yahoo Sports reports Ben Gordon 's going to be a free agent after the Orlando Magic decided to decline his team option for a second season. The Orlando Magic are declining the $4.5 million team option for 2015-16 on guard Ben Gordon's contract, league sources told Yahoo Sports.

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  7. Orlando Magic to make Ben Gordon a free agent, according to reportRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | Orlando Pinstripe Post

    The Orlando Magic have elected to make Ben Gordon a free agent rather than bring him back for the 2015/16 season, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Orlando could have elected to keep Gordon, 32, through the 2015/16 season for $4.5 million, according to Basketball Insiders.

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  8. Orlando Magic could be 'very active' in free agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... to free up more money. The team would cut $4.5 million out of its 2015-16 cap figure if it waives shooting guard Ben Gordon on or before Wednesday. Without Gordon, the Magic would have approximately $14.6 million in salary-cap space if they sign ...

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  9. Evaluating Ben Gordon's 2014-15 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Magic SG Ben Gordon was looking to reclaim his game after a tumultuous two-year tenure with the Charlotte Hornets. Gordon did that in Orlando to some extent, but his role diminished by midseason.

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  10. The Orlando Magic would benefit if the Oklahoma City Thunder hire Billy DonovanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... record in trading JJ Redick and Ryan Anderson along with awful free agent signings Channging Frye, Luke Ridnour, Ben Gordon, Jason Maxiell, Willie Green, etc. His free agency signings are the worst in Magic history.... The Magic wouldn't be ...

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  11. The definitive Orlando Magic 2015 offseason previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... on its bench. The Magic appear to be on course to have at least $14.4 million of cap space if the team waives Ben Gordon and Luke Ridnour and winds up with the draft's sixth pick. The team would be well-served to explore the possibility of ...

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  12. Despite preference for experience, the Magic will interview Borrego for the coaching jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... record over his 13 seasons as coach of the Phoenix Suns, Chicago Bulls and Milwaukee Bucks. Magic shooting guard Ben Gordon played four seasons for Skiles with the Bulls from 2004-05 through 2007-08. Asked specifically about Skiles - not to endorse ...

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  13. 5 things the Orlando Magic need to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Payton and Aaron Gordon, everyone else should be available, including Harris, Channing Frye, Evan Fournier, Ben Gordon and Mo Harkless. I would think the Magic would be open to dealing Frye, considering his struggles, but he has three years and ...

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  14. Magic at crossroads: Lean on VoochRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... get-in-your face guy. Channing Frye is a respcted veteran, but he just got here about five minutes ago. Same with Ben Gordon, who is trying to resurrect his career. Oladipo? He fits the bill, but can a second-year guy lead while he's trying to find ...

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  15. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | ABC News

    ... and the 2004-05 Bulls in particular upgraded their talent massively with the additions of Sixth Man Award winner Ben Gordon and Luol Deng , both drafted in the top 10 that season. Still, most of the difference has come at the defensive end, Skiles' ...

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  16. NBA free agency 2015: Marco Belinelli could get too expensive for the Spurs to keepRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | Pounding the Rock

    ... The taxpayers mid-level exception? Maybe. I think some struggling team might go full Orlando Magic and throw a Ben Gordon-like two-year, $9 million contract his way. If that happens, bye Marco. I wouldn't blame him for taking the money. But he won't ...

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  17. Scott Skiles is the frontrunner for the Magic's coaching job, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... 2011-12 and for a portion of the 2012-13 season. Harris played sparingly during that time. Magic shooting guard Ben Gordon played for Skiles in Chicago from 2004-05 through 2007-08. When asked about Skiles in April, Gordon acknowledged that Skiles ...

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  18. Robbins: The Orlando Magic will have to make their own luckRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... have about $14 million in available salary cap space if the cap is set at $67.1 million and if the team waives Ben Gordon and Luke Ridnour before their salaries for next season become guaranteed. The estimate of $14 million includes the cap holds ...

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  19. Evaluating Ben Gordon's 2014-15 seasonRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Magic SG Ben Gordon was looking to reclaim his game after a tumultuous two-year tenure with the Charlotte Hornets. Gordon did that in Orlando to some extent, but his role diminished by midseason.

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  20. Now is the Time for the Pistons to be Aggressive in Free AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Piston Powered

    ... his cap space in 2012 to justify giving away a first rounder that eventually became Noah Vonleh just to unload Ben Gordon's cap hit one season sooner. Nevertheless, signing Smith into that cap space compounded the error the NBA's 2015 free agency is ...

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