By Josh Cohen
October 23, 2012

ORLANDO -- While most Americans enjoy all the Halloween festivities, many NBA team front office executives will be busy making some critical personnel decisions.

Oct. 31 is the deadline for teams to decide whether or not to offer the class of 2009 rookie-scale contract extensions.

While there are some appealing names sprinkled around the meadow, the most significant player is James Harden.

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.