Magic sign first-round pick Nicholson
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Nicholson was selected with the 19th overall pick of the NBA draft out of St.
Bonaventure University. The 22-year-old forward was named the Atlantic-10
Conference Player of the Year this past season as a senior, averaging
18.5 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 2.0 blocks in 32 games while guiding the
Bonnies to the NCAA Tournament.
The 6-foot-9, 250-pounder led St. Bonaventure in scoring, rebounding and
blocked shots for three consecutive seasons (2009-12).
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