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Magic To Sign DeQuan Jones & Armon Johnson


The Orlando Magic have stretched their pre-training camp roster to 19.

Per Brian Schmitz of the Orlando Sentinel, the Magic will sign guard DeQuan Jones and guard-forward Armon Johnson.

Jones, 6’8, played with the Magic during summer league, averaging 6.0 points and 4.5 rebounds per game during the week. Jones, a rookie, averaged 5.9 points and 3.6 rebounds per game during his senior season at the University of Miami.

Johnson, 6’3, was selected with the 34th overall pick of the 2010 draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. After being waived by the Blazers in 2011, Johnson joined the Nets, averaging 5.6 points per game in just eight games.

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