Sources: Chuma Okeke Won’t Sign Rookie Deal Until 2020

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Sources: The Orlando Magic plan to redshirt No. 16 overall pick Chuma Okeke this season. Creative move by both sides allows Okeke to focus on ACL rehab while still being in team’s long-term plans and receiving salary of 16th pick.

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Redshirt year for Okeke includes signing his four-year rookie deal in 2020 offseason.

Source: Shams Charania on Twitter