Days prior to the NBA trade deadline and the the Boston Celtics have reportedly emerged as the front runner to land Magic forward Aaron Gordon.
The news was first reported by Matt Moore of The Action Network.
The deal would reportedly also send Evan Fournier to Boston. The Celtics would ship Orlando two (likely protected) 1st round picks, guard Marcus Smart and the $28.5 million Traded Player Exception from the Gordon Hayward sign-and-trade.
The Garden Report crew of Jimmy Toscano, John Zannis, Josue Pavon and Bobby Maning react to the report.
Here is more of what Matt Moore reported on the deal….