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Former BYU big man Brandon Davies to play for Magic summer league team in Orlando

Philadelphia 76ers' Brandon Davies (0) passes the ball away from Los Angeles Lakers' Trey Thompkins during the first half of an NBA summer league basketball game Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in Las Vegas. Davies will play for the Orlando Magic Blue team at t
Philadelphia 76ers' Brandon Davies (0) passes the ball away from Los Angeles Lakers' Trey Thompkins during the first half of an NBA summer league basketball game Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in Las Vegas. Davies will play for the Orlando Magic Blue team at this year's NBA Orlando Summer League tournament, which runs July 4-10.
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Brandon Davies is headed to NBA Summer League play for the third year in a row.

The former BYU power forward will suit up for the Orlando Magic Blue squad at the NBA Orlando Summer League, which runs July 4-10.

Ten teams will be competing in the seven-day tournament, including a White and Blue squad for the host team Orlando Magic. Other NBA teams represented in Orlando include the Brooklyn Nets, Charlotte Hornets, Detroit Pistons, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Clippers, Memphis Grizzlies, Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder.

Joining the 6-foot-10 Davies on the Orlando Blue team are three current members of the Magic, including fellow power forward Aaron Gordon. The 6-9 Gordon was selected fourth overall by Orlando in last year's NBA draft and averaged 5.2 points and 3.6 rebounds per game for the Magic in 2014-15. Also on the Blue team are second-year Magic guard Elfrid Payton and second-year wingman Devyn Marble.

In his first two professional seasons, Davies has played in 78 NBA games, starting six, while averaging 3.7 points and 2.5 rebounds per game.

Last year, he played 20 games for the Philadelphia 76ers, where he spent the 2013-14 season, before being traded to Brooklyn. Then in January after being waived by the Nets, he signed with Euroleague team Elan Chalon, where Davies averaged 8.0 points and 4.1 rebounds per game in 16 games.

Davies has played in NBA summer league action the past two years. He started all five games for the Philadelphia 76ers' summer league team in Las Vegas last year and averaged 4.4 points, 2.2 rebounds, 1.2 steals and 0.8 assists per game. He also, however, shot just 22.7 percent from the field.

After going undrafted in 2013, Davies played for the Los Angeles Clippers' summer league team in Vegas and averaged 5.8 points, 4.0 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 0.8 blocks in five games.

Here's a look at the Orlando Blue's schedule at the Orlando Summer League (all games will be played on the Magic's practice court at the Amway Center):

Sat., July 4: Orlando Blue vs. L.A. Clippers, 11 a.m. MDT

Mon., July 6: Orlando Blue vs. Oklahoma City, 1 p.m.

Tues., July 7: Orlando Blue vs. Memphis, 11 a.m.

Thurs., July 9: Orlando Blue vs. Indiana, 11 a.m.

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