Toronto, ON – The Toronto Raptors have waived center Jamaal Magloire to reduce the roster to 15 for the start of the 2012-13 season.
Magloire, a Toronto native re-signed by the team in September, did not play during the preseason after averaging 1.2 points and 3.3 rebounds in 34 games for the Raptors last season. He was the first Canadian-born player to play for the franchise.
The 34-year-old Kentucky product has averaged 7.2 points and 6.5 rebounds in 680 career games with the Hornets, Bucks, Trail Blazers, Nets, Mavericks, Heat and Raptors.
Toronto opens its season on Wednesday against Indiana.