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Rodney Purvis was pulled aside a few minutes ago by Frank Vogel and informed he would start tonight in place of Wes Iwundu (illness). Purvis said he initially thought Vogel was joking.— Josh Robbins (@JoshuaBRobbins) March 28, 2018
The Nets, with a balanced attack, pulled away from the Magic in the fourth quarter, writes our Aaron Goldstone in his game recap.
The Magic offense slowed down and lost its ball movement, allowing the Nets to go on a decisive run, writes Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel.
The Magic signed Rodney Purvis for the remainder of the season, Robbins writes.
The Magic regressed against a Brooklyn team that played with more precision and urgency, writes John Denton of OrlandoMagic.com.
Frank Vogel says that Rodney Purvis has the instincts of a scorer, Denton writes.
Mario Hezonja earned an ‘A’ for his 23-point performance in the grades column by Zachary Bethel of Orlando Magic Daily.
The Magic are preparing to go young and integrate new players into the rotation, writes Philip Rossman-Reich of Orlando Magic Daily.
D’Angelo Russell led the Nets balanced attack, which included seven players in double figures, writes Anthony Puccio of Nets Daily.
Luke Duffy of Hoops Habit wonders if Evan Fournier’s contract is holding the Magic back?
Dakota Schmidt of Ridiculous Upside listed Rodney Purvis as one of six finalists for G League Rookie of the Year.
Trae Young, a player the Magic could have interest in, was listed as one of 11 players that could change the future of basketball, writes Kevin Pelton of ESPN.
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