Magic Acquire C.J. Wilcox From Clippers
July 15, 2016
ORLANDO – The Orlando Magic have acquired guard C.J. Wilcox and cash considerations from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for Devyn Marble and a future second round draft pick, General Manager Rob Hennigan announced today.
Wilcox (6’5”, 201, 12/30/90) saw action in 23 games this past season with the Clippers, averaging 3.0 ppg., while shooting 39.1 percent from three-point range. He tallied a career-high 19 points at Phoenix (4/13/16) and saw action in two playoff games. He also played in 21 NBA Developmental League games, averaging 18.6 ppg., 3.9 rpg. and 2.8 apg, while shooting 41.7 percent from three-point range.
Originally selected in the first round (28th overall) of the 2014 NBA Draft out of Washington, Wilcox has seen action in 44 career games with the Clippers, scoring 111 points in 268 total minutes. His career-three point percentage is 38.1 percent (16-42). Wilcox made his NBA debut on Dec. 3, 2014 vs. Orlando. He has also seen action in 26 D-League contests, averaging 17.6 ppg., while shooting 42.1 percent from beyond the arc.
Wilcox finished his college career as Washington’s all-time leader in three-pointers made with 301, while shooting 38.9 percent from three-point range. He is one of three players in Pac-12 history to record at least 1,700 career points, 275 career three-pointers and 400 career rebounds (Jason Kapono, UCLA, 2000-03; Jason Gardner, Arizona, 2000-03).
Marble (6’6”, 200, 9/21/92) played in 28 games with Orlando last season, averaging 2.1 ppg. and 1.4 rpg. in 8.9 minpg. Originally selected in the second round (56th overall) of the 2014 NBA Draft by Denver, Marble has appeared in 44 career NBA regular season games (seven starts), all with Orlando, averaging 2.2 ppg. and 1.6 rpg. in 10.4 minpg. He was acquired by the Magic, along with Evan Fournier, from Denver in exchange for Arron Afflalo on June 26, 2014.