Magic could have gotten a 1st for Afflalo in various deals, but they liked Fournier, and he's making that deal look better right now.
Yahoo! Sports "The Orlando Magic have traded guard Arron Afflalo to the Denver Nuggets for guard Evan Fournier and the 56th pick in the 2014 NBA draft, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Afflalo gives the Nuggets a shooting guard they were determined to get through a trade or the draft. The Nuggets had traded..." June 26
Denver Post "What happens now is the rest of the story, right? Evan Fournier gets a regular gig, exhales, and then flourishes in a permanent role on the perimeter in the Nuggets' rotation. Well, yes. That's exactly what's happening for the Nuggets' second-year wing, who is playing the best, most..." January 15
Denver Post "Evan Fournier has been the odd man, often out, in the Nuggets' guard rotation. The 21-year-old Frenchman didn't play at all in the two previous games before he was on the floor for 13 minutes in Denver's Tuesday night home loss to Oklahoma City. In 21 games with the Nuggets this season, he has..." December 19
NBA.com "The Nuggets have exercised the fourth-year contract option on forward Kenneth Faried and the third-year option on guard Evan Fournier for 2014-15, general manager/executive vice president of basketball operations Tim Connelly announced today. Faried, the 22nd overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft,..." October 30
Denver Stiffs "When Evan Fournier's name was announced as Denver's 20th pick of the 2012 NBA draft, many in Nuggets Nation were baffled as the shooting guard from France wasn't a household name. Even though he appeared in 38 games for the Nuggets last season and shot over 40.7 percent from three point land, not..." October 26
Denver Post "Nuggets guard Evan Fournier has three ages — his real age (20 years old) his NBA age (second season) and his professional basketball age (fourth season). It's the professional basketball age he's most worried about. As Fournier sees it his two years in the French Pro A league in addition to..." October 14
San Antonio Express-News "Does the NBA’s “new Manu” wear Denver Nuggets blue and gold? Evan Fournier, a 20-year-old, 6-foot-6 rookie from France, has drawn comparisons to veteran Spurs guard Manu Ginobili, especially after emerging as a capable scorer and playmaker off the bench following an injury that has kept point..." April 10