Magic Waive Eyenga, A. Johnson
October 23, 2012
ORLANDO – The Orlando Magic have waived guard-forward Christian Eyenga and guard Armon Johnson, General Manager Rob Hennigan announced today.
Eyenga (6’5”, 210, 6/22/89) did not play in any of Orlando’s six preseason outings. He was acquired by the Magic from the L.A. Lakers as part of a four-team, 12-player deal on Aug. 10. Johnson (6’3”, 195, 2/23/89) played in five preseason games with Orlando, averaging 3.2 ppg., 1.6 rpg. and 1.2 apg. in 13.0 minpg. He was signed as a free agent on Sep. 28.
Orlando’s roster now stands at 18 players. The Magic opens the 2012-13 regular season on Friday, Nov. 2 vs. Denver at Amway Center. Game time is 7 p.m. For ticket information, call (407) 89-MAGIC or log on to OrlandoMagic.com.