Found August 02, 2013 on Orlando Magic Daily:
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The Magic have requested waivers on Al Harrington, ending Harrington's one-year stint with the Magic that was cut short by his struggles to return from a torn meniscus and complications that arose after his offseason surgery last year. Harrington announced the decision on his Instagram and Twitter accounts thanking Magic fans for their support: It's Official... Orlando has waived me! I just want thanks all the Orlando Fans that embraced me in my short stay there. It was my pleasure playing in front of you guys. Also wanna thank Coaching staff and medical department for helping me get back on court to do what I love the most. And that's to Hoop with the Best! Now that I'm almost 110% back healthy I'm so excited for my immediate future. Let the phone start ringing. I'm ready!!!!! ✌ Harrington played only 10 games in a Magic uniform as injuries kept him on the sideline and he never quite got himself back. Harrington averaged 5.1 points per game and s...
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