Magic Waive Patricio Garino
Aug. 1, 2017
ORLANDO – The Orlando Magic have waived guard-forward Patricio Garino (gah-REE-no), President of Basketball Operations Jeff Weltman announced today. He was signed as a free agent by Orlando on April 3, 2017. The Orlando roster now stands at 15 players.
Garino (6’6”, 203, 5/17/93) appeared in five games last season during his rookie campaign with Orlando, averaging 1.4 rpg. in 8.6 minpg. He made his NBA debut on April 4 at Cleveland, recording one rebound in four minutes. Prior to joining the Magic, Garino played in 49 games (46 starts) with the Austin Spurs of the NBA G League, averaging 11.2 ppg., 3.4 rpg., 2.0 apg. and 1.49 stlpg. in 29.2 minpg., while shooting .430 (58-of-135) from 3-point range.