Arron Afflalo will miss the final 12 games of the season with a strained hamstring, the Orlando Magic announced Saturday.
Afflalo injured his hamstring when he pulled up a little lame going after a loose ball in the second quarter of Friday's loss to Oklahoma City. He stayed on the floor for an extended period of time, holding his right hamstring before Doron Lamb and Al Harrington helped him off the floor. Jameer Nelson told the Orlando Sentinel after the game that he knew Afflalo was in a lot of pain, although he did not immediately know the extent of the injury.
Afflalo officially has a strained right hamstring. The Magic have decided the best way to heal it is through rest and rehabilitation. and with so few games remaining in the season and very little to play for in the way of wins, there does not seem much reason to try and rush him back.
It was an interesting season for Afflalo.
He welcomed the opportunity to come to Orlando and be a bigger part of the of...