The Boston Celtics reportedly are acquiring an Orlando Magic player, but it's not Aaron Gordon.
Nuggets receive: Aaron Gordon
Magic receive: Gary Harris, RJ Hampton and a first-round draft pick
But Denver reportedly was on Gordon's trade list as well, and it sounds like the Nuggets offered Orlando a superior trade package.
According to multiple reports, the Celtics were offering the Magic a first-round pick and a "young player" for Gordon but were hesitant to include Marcus Smart or an additional draft pick in the deal. Weiss reported the C's preferred to offer Orlando rookie Aaron Nesmith.
Boston misses out on a talented young player in Gordon, but the Celtics reportedly acquired Gordon's teammate, Evan Fournier, on Thursday. Fournier is averaging 19.7 points per game this season and should give the C's a scoring boost.