Legal representatives for the club and Donovan worked late Tuesday into finalizing the deal. One of the stipulations agreed upon by both parties is that neither publicly discuss the particulars.Move along. Nothing to see here. It's all hush, hush. Danny Devito should be arriving shortly to take over as coach.
After officially parting with Donovan --- who asked to be released from his Magic contract less than a half day after signing it last Friday ---- the Magic are expected to name Van Gundy as their coach.
But the club might wait a few more days to introduce Van Gundy, allowing the Donovan controversy to die down .
The Magic apparently have worked through some compensation issues with the Miami Heat, who still have Van Gundy under contract for another year as a consultant. It was reported by the Sentinel that the Heat perhaps wanted a draft choice or choices from the Magic.
Now back to your normally scheduled front office incompetence...