The Orlando Magic overhauled their roster eventually month’s commerce deadline, prioritizing the event of younger expertise. In consequence, the veterans on the roster have lately seen a discount of taking part in time.
As first reported by Shams Charania of The Athletic, the Magic are planning to waive middle Khem Birch with the intention to give him a possibility to play extra, with the Toronto Raptors as his probably touchdown spot.
Birch, 28-years-old and his fourth NBA season, is averaging 5.3 factors 5.1 rebounds in 19.8 minutes per recreation this season. In a bench function, he brings toughness and power to the second unit whereas rebounding at an environment friendly price.
Birch is about to turn into an unrestricted free agent this offseason and signal a cope with a brand new workforce. For the rest of the season, he’ll look to proceed his environment friendly manufacturing in effort to safe a stable deal.