Found October 15, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Monday night for the Orlando Magic began with a look at the franchise's future. By sending out Victor Oladipo Maurice Harkless Tobias Harris Kyle O'Quinn and Nik Vucevic for the opening tipoff the Magic's starting five against the Dallas Mavericks ranged in age from 20 to 23 years old. Soon however the preseason matchup became as much about the present as the future. Resting veterans Jameer Nelson Arron Afflalo Jason Maxiell and Ronnie Price allowed coach Jacque Vaughn to open some playing time for the Magic's veteran roster invitees: Solomon Jones Mickell Gladness Kris Joseph and Manny Harris. Jones and Gladness helped their cases for a regular-season roster spot as a backup big man — and helped the Magic beat the Mavericks 102-94 at American Airlines Center. “I think they both did some really good things” Vaughn said. “Mickell protected the rim for us protected his teammates when the ball got into the paint. Solomon was just really solid for us: in the right pl...
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