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Dwight Howard and Jameer Nelson made headlines when Jeff Van Gundy, who was commentating for ESPN, made a big fuss during Wednesday’s Magic-Knicks telecast about them not participating in the Magic huddle during a timeout in the latter stages the Magic’s 108-86 blowout loss. On Friday, Howard, Nelson and Magic coach Stan Van Gundy commented on the episode, expressing some regret but conceding that it didn’t deserve the backlash it received. “I probably should have been in the huddle,” Nelson added. “It’s my job to get in the huddle, to be a leader.” Stan Van Gundy said he didn’t see Howard and Nelson away from the huddle, but acknowledged that it’s something that happens plenty of other times across the league. He added that he didn’t address the incident with his co-captains but said, “It’s not a good thing.” “Jeff Van Gundy’s not our coach, so what he says doesn’t really matter. What Stan says matters,” Howard said. “We were down by 30. I’m pretty sure the reason
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