The Markelle Fultz saga is officially above in Philadelphia. Just minutes in advance of the deadline, the 76ers have traded him to the Orlando Magic for Jonathan Simmons, a 2020 1st spherical choose and a 2nd spherical choose.
The Magic are sending Jonathan Simmons, a first-spherical and a second-spherical choose to the Sixers, per sources. https://t.co/f724l2eSVS
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2019
The Magic have very long required a place guard, and Fultz could thrive for them in an surroundings with considerably less pressure. For Philly, who has been pretty active so significantly, it receives him off of their fingers even though bringing in a reliable back again-up guard in Simmons and some added picks.
In accordance to Kevin O’Connor, Philadelphia Sixers will get the 1st and 2nd spherical picks.
The Magic are sending Jonathon Simmons, a Thunder first and Cavs second to the Sixers for Fultz, per source. https://t.co/OaVTy5LyIO
— Kevin O’Connor (@KevinOConnorNBA) February 7, 2019
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