Magic Sign Marcin Gortat


Aw, Here It Goes!
Orlando, FL – The Orlando Magic have signed forward-center Marcin Gortat (MAR-chin GOR-tat) General Manager Otis Smith announced today. Per team policy, terms of the deal are not disclosed.

Gortat was originally selected by Phoenix in the second round (57th overall) of the 2005 NBA Draft. His rights were acquired by Orlando on draft night (June 28, 2005) in exchange for cash considerations. Gortat recently played in all five games with the Magic during the Pepsi Pro Summer League, averaging 10.0 ppg., 6.8 rpg., 2.6 apg. and 3.20 blkpg. in 30.8 minpg. He has participated with Orlando’s summer league team the last three years.