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2013-14 SEASON:
Averaged 6.2 ppg., 5.3 rpg., 1.1 apg. and a team-high 1.28 blkpg. in 17.2 minpg. (69 games)…Made 19 starts -- 9.7 ppg., 6.8 rpg., 1.4 apg., 1.95 blkpg., 23.7 minpg. (184 pts., 129 rebs., 27 asts., 37 blks., 13 stls., 451 min.)... Tied for 20th in the NBA in blocked shots... Led (or tied) the team in scoring twice and in rebounding eight times... Scored in double figures 19 times, including a season-high 20 points on Apr. 14 @ Chicago... Had two double-doubles: 14 points and a career-high 15 rebounds on Mar. 1 @ Miami…Tallied 14 points and 13 boards on Apr. 5 vs. Minnesota... Pulled down 10+ rebounds four times... Dished out a career-high seven assists on Feb. 18 @ Milwaukee... Recorded at least one blocked shot 41 times and two-or-more blocked shots 23 times, including a career-high six blocks on Feb. 5 vs. Detroit... Had at least one steal 26 times and two-or-more steals nine times, including a career-high four steals on Jan. 28 @ Detroit... Missed four games (Nov. 16-24) due to a sprained right ankle (once on the Inactive List -- Nov. 24)... DNP-CD nine times (Nov. 27, Dec. 3, 9-13, 23, 29, Jan. 2, 6).

2012-13: Played in 57 games during his rookie campaign with Orlando, averaging 4.1 ppg. and 3.7 rpg. in 11.2 minpg….Shot .513 (101-197) from the field…Made five starts, averaging 10.8 ppg., 7.2 rpg. and 2.6 apg. in 27.6 minpg. during that span…Ranked among all NBA rookies in rebounding (T-14th)…Led (or tied) the team in rebounding four times…Scored in double figures seven times, including a career-high 23 points on Mar. 27 @ Charlotte…Recorded two double-doubles, including first career NBA double-double on Mar. 20 @ New York, where he had 12 points and a career-high 14 rebounds…Had at least one blocked shot 21 times and had two blocks five times…Had at least one steal in ten games...Made his NBA debut on Nov. 2 vs. Denver (one rebound in three minutes)…Scored first NBA points (2-2 FTs) on Nov. 4 vs. Phoenix…Made first career NBA start on Mar. 22 vs. Oklahoma City (11 points, nine rebounds and one steal in 27 minutes)…DNP-CD 25 times…Was named the Aleve-Publix ‘Hustle Player of the Year,’ where fans voted online at for the player they felt showed the most heart and hustle.

Selected by Orlando in the second round (49th overall) of the 2012 NBA Draft.

Appeared in 129 career games at Norfolk State University, averaging 12.5 ppg., 8.5 rpg. and 2.19 blkpg. in 27.3 minpg. and shot .553 (610-1,104) from the field during his collegiate career…Was the 2012 Lou Henson recipient as the nation’s top mid-major player…Named the 2011-12 MEAC Player of the Year and a two-time MEAC Defensive Player of the Year (2010-11, 2011-12)…Also earned MVP honors of the 2012 Portsmouth Invitational, averaging 11.7 ppg., 11.7 rpg. and 3.7 blkpg. in three games…As a senior (2011-12), played in 36 games, averaging 15.9 ppg., 10.3 rpg., 1.4 apg. and 2.69 blkpg. in 31.3 minpg….Helped the #15-seed Spartans to a historic upset of #2-seed Missouri during the NCAA Tournament with 26 points and 14 rebounds…An All-MEAC First Team selection and MVP of the 2012 MEAC Tournament…Led the conference and tied for fifth in the nation with 20 double-doubles...Also ranked 14th in the country in field goal percentage (.573, 205-358), 15th in blocked shots and 16th in rebounding…During his junior year (2010-11), appeared in 32 games, averaging 16.4 ppg., 11.1 rpg. and 3.44 blkpg. in 32.8 minpg….Ranked in the top 10 in the nation in blocked shots (fourth), rebounds (fifth) and double-doubles (eighth, 19)…Led the MEAC in blocked shots and rebounding, while ranking second in field goal percentage (.556) and fifth in scoring...Set single-season school records (Division I era) with 110 blocked shots and 355 rebounds…Named MEAC Player of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week four times, and was voted to the MEAC All-Tournament Team…As a sophomore (2009-10), appeared in 30 games, averaging 11.5 ppg., 8.7 rpg. and 1.70 blkpg. in 28.3 minpg., while shooting a conference-best .549 from the floor…Named to the All-MEAC Second Team…During his freshman season (2008-09), averaged 5.3 ppg. and 3.4 rpg. in 16.2 minpg.

Full name is Kyle Brandon O’Quinn…Son of Tommie and Regina O’Quinn…Majored in physical education while at Norfolk State…Did not begin playing basketball until his junior year of high school…His lone scholarship offer came from Norfolk State…During the 2012 holidays, visited sick children to spread holiday cheer at Florida Hospital…Participated in the Baskets for Books program, reading to children…Along with the entire Magic staff, helped assemble after-school food packs for needy children in Central Florida.

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Height: 6'10''/ 2.08m
Weight: 250 lbs./ 113.4 kg
Born: March 26, 1990
From: Norfolk State University
Draft: 2nd Round (49th pick) 2012 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: 2012
Years Pro: 4
Previous Teams:
  New York Knicks 2015 - 2015
  Orlando Magic 2012 - 2014
Prior to NBA/Country: Norfolk State/USA

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