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Magic agree in principle with Arron Affalo to one-year deal

Magic plan on returning veteran shooting guard

SACRAMENTO, CA - Arron Afflalo of the Sacramento Kings goes up to shoot over Jonathon Simmons of the San Antonio Spurs during the third quarter of an NBA game at Golden 1 Center on October 27, 2016. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orlando Magic are bringing back a familiar face to boost their shooting game, per multiple reports. 

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Orlando Sentinel reporter Josh Robbins, veteran shooting guard Arron Affalo has agreed to a deal in principle to return to the Amway Center under a one year, $2.329 million contract.

 

 

Affalo, who started with the Detroit Pistons in 2007, spent time with numerous teams, playing for the Denver Nuggets, Orlando Magic, Portland Trailblazers, New York Knicks and Sacramento Kings.

Spending 10 seasons in the NBA, the 6-foot 5-inch 31-year old has played in 709 career games, averaging 28.4 minutes, 11.3 points, 1.9 assists and 3.0 rebounds per game.

Playing for the Magic from 2012-2014, Affalo had his best season in Orlando in 2013. Averaging 18.2 points per game, he also averaged 3.4 assists, 3.6 rebounds and 35 minutes per game.

No official release has been announced by the Magic yet regarding a deal with Affalo.