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Magic sign Aleem Ford, Zavier Simpson

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The Orlando Magic have signed free agents Aleem Ford and Zavier Simpson, President of Basketball Operations Jeff Weltman announced yesterday. Per team policy, terms of the deals are not disclosed.

Ford (6’8”, 220, 12/22/97) played in five games last season with Orlando, after signing a 10-day contract on Dec. 17. He averaged 2.8 ppg. and 3.0 rpg. in 14.7 minpg.

Simpson (6’0”, 190, 2/11/97) played and started in four games last season with Oklahoma City, averaging 11.0 ppg., 7.5 apg., 5.3 rpg., 1.25 stlpg. and 1.00 blkpg. in 43.5 minpg.

Orlando’s roster now stands at 20 players. Training camp begins on Tuesday, September 27 at the AdventHealth Training Center.

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