Found December 11, 2011 on Orlando Magic Daily:
Imagine what the fast five months have been like for Justin Harper. Your dream was finally realized and you were drafted into the NBA to play alongside one of the league's best players. The lockout sapped away Harper's offseason chance to work with the coaching staff and play in summer league to get used to the NBA speed of play. The lockout took that away from just about every rookie in the league. The time away from the league was not completely lost for Harper. Harper was the lone Magic player to play overseas during the lockout, signing a deal with Strasbourg in France. He got a taste of professional basketball and performed well. Harper averaged 13.0 points per game and 6.6 rebounds per game in nine games. He shot 45.8 percent from the floor and 38.6 percent from beyond the arc, posting a 54.7 percent effective field goal percentage. Interestingly, Harper scored in double digits in eight of the nine games. He shot better than 50 percent in five of the nine games he p...
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