Amid their frenzy of free agent moves, the Orlando Magic officially signed their 2016 second round pick Stephen Zimmerman. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not announced.
Zimmerman, 19, spent one year at UNLV before entering the NBA draft. Once a highly recruited player out of high school, Zimmerman had an up-and-down season in his lone year as a Runnin Rebel.
The 41st overall selection was one of three Magic draft picks -- all second rounders-- to play for the Magic during this years Orlando Pro Summer League. Across three games this week, Zimmerman averaged 7.7 points, 7.7 rebounds and 2.0 blocks per game.
Zimmerman has shown flashes of why the Magic used their second round selection on the raw big man, scoring in a multitude of ways, as well as showing off a strong instinct for the ball defensively and on the glass. He's going to have to add weight to be able to make it in the league, and with the depth the Magic have in their front court, will likely spend most of his time with the Erie BayHawks of the NBA's Developmental League.