7 Months After Trading For Serge Ibaka, Orlando Magic Looking To Get Rid Of Him
Just seven months after completing a draft day trade to acquire Serge Ibaka from the Oklahoma City Thunder for Victor Oladipo, Ersan Ilyasova and the rights to Domantis Sabonis, the Magic are reportedly ready to unload him now.
The Orlando Magic are reportedly trying to trade PF Serge Ibaka. Orlando traded Oladipo and a lottery pick to OKC for him at the draft.
— NBA News (@NBABBGAMETIME) January 30, 2017
Sources indicate Orlando has had several offers for Serge Ibaka, but continue to hold out for a package that includes young players/picks.
— Keith Smith (@KeithSmithNBA) January 30, 2017
“League sources told Sporting News that the Magic have picked up their attempts to move Ibaka ahead of next month’s trade deadline, eager to ensure that they come away with some return for a player who does not figure to be in Orlando long. Ibaka will be a free agent this summer.”