Scott Perry’s first offseason move with the Knicks is signing a former draft pick of his own when the general manager worked with Orlando’s franchise.

The New York Knicks inked unrestricted free agent guard/forward Mario Hezonja to a one-year, $6.5 million deal late Saturday after midnight, per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.

Hezonja was drafted fifth overall—one after Kristaps Porzingis—in the 2015 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic when Knicks general manager Scott Perry worked in Orlando’s front office. During the 2017–18 season, Hezonja averaged a career-high 9.6 points, 3.7 rebounds, and 1.4 assists per game, shooting 44.2 percent from the field, 33.7 percent from three, and 81.9 percent from the free-throw line in 75 games and 30 starts (per Basketball-Reference).

“Super” Mario had a career year last season after a rough go-around during the length of his rookie contract with Orlando. The Magic went 89–157 (.362) over the course of the Croatian’s threes years in the Sunshine State. Hezonja found himself in and out of Orlando’s rotation, fighting for minutes while the Magic shuffled head coaches—Scott Skiles resigned after Mario’s rookie season and former Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel was terminated following the most recent season. Before joining the Magic, Hezonja was a strong player for FC Barcelona’s basketball division in the Spanish ACB, winning the league title in 2014 and competing against Porzingis’ Sevilla team once.

For the Knicks, Hezonja could provide another big body at the wing position. Veteran Michael Beasley is an unrestricted free agent, so seemingly the 6-8 Hezonja could fill Beasley’s role as a small forward, occasional power forward small-ball swingman.

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UPDATE: July 6, 3:16 p.m. EST.

The Knicks make the signing official on Twitter: