D-League coach says Romero Osby close to NBA

It either speaks to Rob Hennigan's ability to spot talent in difficult locations or to the straight difficulties of the NBA's roster constraints that he and Jacque Vaughn have had to deal with after DeQuan Jones cracked the roster last year and Solomon Jones cracked it this year as training camp invites. That eventually left Romero Osby as the odd man out for the Magic...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Celtics Lead Among Teams Negotiating Rights To Romero Osby

With the Boston Celtics as the leading candidate to acquire his rights, Romero Osby is finalizing a deal to sign in the NBA D-League, league sources told RealGM. Osby was a final cut of the Orlando Magic, who selected the rugged, active forward with the No. 51 pick in the NBA draft. Since Osby’s release in training camp, the Oklahoma City Thunder, Golden State Warriors, San Antonio...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics leading candidate to acquire the rights of Oklahoma's hard working and hungry Romero Osby

The Boston Celtics are the leading candidate to acquire the rights to University of Oklahoma's Romero Osby who is finalizing a deal to sign in the NBA D-League according to Fort Wayne currently owns rights to Osby, but the Celtics’ D-League affiliate – the Maine Red Claws – are working to acquire the 23-year-old. The Celtics have one roster spot open and...
Via Celtics Life
October 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Celtics Have Their Eyes on Romero Osby

RealGM sources: The Boston Celtics are leaders -- among four other teams -- to acquire the rights of Romero Osby. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) October 29, 2013 According to RealGM, the Celtics are the leading candidate to acquire the rights to Romero Osby. Osby is in the process of finalizing a deal to sign with the Celtics D-League affiliate, the...

Magic waive Osby, three others

Jerome Miron/USA TODAY About an hour after the Magic's preseason ended with a 101-82 loss to the Pelicans, the Magic announced they had waived second round pick Romero Osby and training camp invitees Mickell Gladness, Manny Harris and Kris Joseph. The Magic decided to sign training camp invitee Solomon Jones. That move was a bit of a surprise. Osby, after all, was a player...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Romero Osby is all about family, faith

Rob Foldy/USA TODAY Romero Osby's career was always a bit of a long shot in many ways. The 6-foot-8 forward started his collegiate career at Mississippi State and transferred after two years to Oklahoma. He was always a bit of a grinder too. His stat line his senior year was 16.0 points and 7.0 rebounds per game as the team's power forward. To make his way in the...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Osby, 4 free agents coming to Magic's training camp

The Magic will bring second-round pick Romero Osby to training camp along with free agents Solomon Jones Michael Eric Manny Harris and Kris Joseph according to a source close to the team. The Magic are working on coming to terms with Osby the former Oklahoma forward whom the club selected 51st in the second round. Jones a 6-foot-10 center-forward who grew up in Eustis and attended...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Romero Osby, Magic on same page

USA TODAY Sports/Orlando Pinstriped Post One of the bigger questions remaining for the Magic this offseason is the future of Romero Osby. The 6-foot-8 power forward out of Oklahoma impressed the Magic in pre-draft workouts and continued to impress with his work ethic and versatility in Summer League. The only question was how he would fit in with the Magic. Osby is a...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Magic working on Turkoglu buyout

The Magic are working on a buyout agreement with Hedo Turkoglu plan on giving second-round pick Romero Osby a chance to make the team and likely will invite as many as four more players to their training camp according to a source close to the club. As expected Turkoglu and the team have been trying to arrange a buyout with the 13-year veteran small forward. He does not figure into...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Romero Osby trying to impress Magic with consistent effort

ORLANDO, Fla. Romero Osby doesnt have to look far this week at the Orlando Pro Summer League to see that players chosen in the middle to later portions of the second round of the NBA draft can stick around months later when the regular season begins. Two of his Orlando Magic teammates, Kyle OQuinn and Doron Lamb, are proof of that. So are Kim English and Khris Middleton of the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 08, 2013  |  Discuss

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