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Arron Afflalo to Miss Rest of Season with Strained Right Hamstring
March 24th, 2013 at 7:22 PM
After straining his right hamstring in the second quarter of Friday's 97-89 loss at the hands of the Oklahoma City Thunder, Orlando Magic shooting guard Arron Afflalo will be forced to sit out the final 12 games of the season. The 6-foot-5, 215-pounder, who is in his sixth season in...

Orlando Magic Injury Report for February 25th
February 25th, 2013 at 12:23 PM
The Orlando Magic have four players who have missed games lately. Here are some brief updates on their statuses: - Power forward Glen Davis broke his left foot on January 30th and underwent successful surgery to repair it on February 1st. Davis had a screw inserted into his foot and he...

Orlando Magic Injury Report for February 11th
February 11th, 2013 at 1:07 PM
Right now, the Orlando Magic have three players out with injuries. Here are some brief updates on each of them: - Power forward Glen Davis broke his left foot on January 30th and underwent successful surgery to repair it on February 1st. Davis had a screw inserted into his foot and...

Jameer Nelson Questionable for Sunday’s Game
January 20th, 2013 at 1:09 AM
During the final minute of Friday's 106-100 loss at the hands of the Charlotte Bobcats, Orlando Magic point guard Jameer Nelson bumped into Bobcats center Brendan Haywood, injuring his hip in the process. Nelson, who has already missed nine games this season due to various injuries, is averaging 15.2 points per...

Orlando Magic Injury Report for January 11th
January 11th, 2013 at 2:38 PM
The Orlando Magic currently have five players who are dinged up, although only two of them are suffering from serious injuries. Here are some brief updates on their statuses: - Power forward Glen Davis separated his left shoulder on December 19th and the Magic are 0-10 without him. Davis began shooting drills...

Glen Davis Injury Update: How Much Time Will “Big Baby” Miss?
December 20th, 2012 at 4:00 PM
Despite capturing their fourth straight victory on Wednesday against the Washington Wizards, the Orlando Magic lost a key part of their team when Glen Davis went down with a separated left shoulder with 47.8 seconds left in the game following a hard foul by Washington's Emeka Okafor. Although there is no specific date set for...

Orlando Magic Injury Report for December 11th
December 11th, 2012 at 12:24 PM
The Orlando Magic currently have two players out with injuries. Here are some brief updates on their statuses: - Power forward Al Harrington continues to recover from offseason knee surgery that forced him to miss the first home opener of his 14-year career, with his recovery growing increasingly frustrating for him. Harrington's...

Orlando Magic Injury Report for November 16th
November 16th, 2012 at 3:40 PM
Four players are currently dinged up for the Orlando Magic. Here are some brief updates on their statuses: - Power forward Al Harrington, who has yet to suit up this season after having four surgeries on his knee, has still not been cleared to return. Harrington, who was expected to be...

Injured Orlando Magic Stunt Team Member in Stable Condition
November 14th, 2012 at 6:08 PM
In between the first and second quarters of the Orlando Magic’s 99-89 loss to the New York Knicks at the Amway Center on Tuesday night, Magic Stunt Team Member Jamie Woode took a fall while performing. The game was delayed 10 minutes while she was attended to. Word is that Jamie...

Orlando Magic Injury Report for November 7th
November 7th, 2012 at 6:52 PM
The Orlando Magic currently have four players out with injuries. Here are some brief updates on their statuses: - Power forward Al Harrington, who was acquired by the Magic in the offseason, missed the entire preseason and has yet to play in a regular season game after undergoing four knee surgeries....

Breaking News, Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard to Have Season-Ending Back Surgery
April 19th, 2012 at 10:16 PM
The ongoing drama for the Orlando Magic involving Dwight Howard's status for the playoffs has come to a halting end tonight. Howard's agent is reporting that he will have season-ending back surgery. He will not only be out for the rest of this season and the playoffs, but Howard will...

Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard Done for the Post-Season?
April 18th, 2012 at 5:32 PM
The Orlando Magic are preparing for Wednesday night's game against the Boston Celtics, but they are also preparing for something much bigger; Life without Dwight Howard. Howard has been diagnosed with a herniated disc in his back and has missed seven of the teams last nine games. Orlando has gone...

Orlando Magic’s Starting Center Tonight Against Philadelphia 76ers Is….
April 16th, 2012 at 7:03 PM
Starting at center tonight for YOUR Orlandooooooooo Magic is, Daniel Orton? That's right, Daniel Orton. With back injuries shelving the franchise center, Dwight Howard, Glen "Big Baby" Davis has filled the void while Orton was backing up Davis. Sunday night against Cleveland, Davis hyper-extended his knee and did not return...

Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard not Likely to Play Friday Against Atlanta
April 12th, 2012 at 7:23 PM
After missing the past two Orlando Magic games, Dwight Howard was expected to be back in the starting lineup Friday night against the Atlanta Hawks. Or so the team had hoped. ***PHOTO1*** "I don't think I'm going to play" Howard said. The Magic are 1-1 in their past two games against  Detroit...

Orlando Magic Suffer Devastating Loss with Season-Ending Injury to Dwight Howard
April 1st, 2012 at 2:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** It was announced this afternoon, just hours before the Orlando Magic are set to host the Denver Nuggets, that Dwight Howard tore his ACL and MCL this morning at a team shoot around. With Dwight Howard going through a season of "will he or won't he leave" prior to the NBA trade deadline, he remained focused and has kept the...

Orlando Magic Forward Jason Richardson Gets Called Out by Head Coach Stan Van Gundy
March 22nd, 2012 at 7:41 PM
***PHOTO1***Orlando Magic starting shooting guard was rewarded with a healthy new contract to re-up with the Orlando Magic during the shortened offseason in December. He was heavily rumored to be headed to the Chicago Bulls, who were in desperate need of a shooting guard that can actually score. The Bulls...

Orlando Magic Forward Hedo Turkoglu Suspended for One Game
March 10th, 2012 at 9:26 AM
***PHOTO1***The Orlando Magic were able to defeat the team with the NBA's best record, the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night. This was a monumental win for a franchise that was desperate for a signature win on national television. The Magic had dropped some devastating games on national television recently (Boston...

Orlando Magic Guard JJ Redick Recovering and Ready for Basketball
September 20th, 2011 at 7:13 PM
When Orlando Magic backup guard JJ Redick went down with an abdominal injury towards the end of the year, Orlando Magic fans did not believe that it would have much effect on the outcome of the Orlando Magic's season. The Magic were slated to open the playoffs at home against...

Quentin Richardson Making Recovery from Back Surgery
July 25th, 2011 at 7:17 PM
Amidst the NBA Lockout drama, Dwight Howard's future, and as the world turns with Gilbert Arenas on twitter, Magic fans probably forgot that guard Quentin Richardson underwent back surgery earlier this summer. His initial timetable for recovery was six to eight weeks. According to Josh Robbins of The Orlando Sentinel,...

Evaluating the 2010-2011 Orlando Magic Starters
May 25th, 2011 at 9:10 PM
The 2010-2011 Orlando Magic were expected to be an elite team going into the season. They started out of the gate sluggish, which led General Manager, Otis Smith, to make two huge deals (Vince Carter, Marcin Gortat, Mickael Pietrus, and our 2011 1st round pick to the Phoenix Suns for...