|July 3 8:43 AM PT9:43 AM MT10:43 AM CT11:43 AM ET15:43 GMT23:43 8:43 AM MST10:43 AM EST19:43 UAE17:4311:43 ET10:43 AM CT14:43 - Nicholson agreed to a $26 million, four-year contract on Sunday with the Washington Wizards, who are working to add depth to their roster after missing the playoffs last season.
Analysis: The 6-foot-9, 250-pound Canadian averaged 6.9 points and 3.6 rebounds last season, while playing under 15 minutes per game, for the Orlando Magic. He appeared in 56 games, all as a substitute.
|June 28 12:09 PM PT1:09 PM MT2:09 PM CT3:09 PM ET19:09 GMT3:09 12:09 PM MST2:09 PM EST23:09 UAE21:0915:09 ET2:09 PM CT18:09 - Nicholson will not receive a qualifying offer from the Magic and will become an unrestricted free agent, according to a report.
Analysis: Nicholson, 26, averaged 6.9 points in 56 games last season, his most since averaging 7.8 points per game as a rookie in 2012-13. He has spent his first four seasons in Orlando after being selected with the 19th overall pick out of St. Bonaventure.
|Mar. 30 10:40 PM PT11:40 PM MT12:40 AM CT1:40 AM ET5:40 GMT13:40 10:40 PM MST12:40 AM EST9:40 UAE07:401:40 ET12:40 AM CT4:40 - Nicholson scored a season-high 24 points in the Magic's 139-105 win over Brooklyn on Tuesday.
Analysis: Nicholson is averaging 19.0 points over the last three games, a tremendous improvement on his 6.7 season mark.