After officially hearing that there is going to be a 2011-12 NBA season, teams will be working hard to prepare for the upcoming season given the short notice. One team that has a lot of decisions to make are the Orlando Magic.
The Orlando Magic have three major decisions to make regarding the future of their team. One of the decisions involves what to do about Dwight Howard, who is eligible to become a free agent at the end of the 2011-12 NBA season. The second decision which may not be as hard is which player to remove from their current roster with the amnesty exception rule that is now a part of the collective bargaining agreement.
The third decision is whether or not to somehow find a way to bring back free-agent shooting guard Jason Richardson, who can be an important part of the offensive system under head coach Stan Van Gundy.
The following slides will look at each of the three issues further.
So let’s get started!