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Glen Davis suffered a shoulder injury that will keep him out indefinitely when the Orlando Magic beat the Washington Wizards just over a week ago.
Orlando hasn't won since.
The Magic look to avoid a fourth consecutive defeat while sending the host Wizards to a ninth straight loss Friday night.
Davis, averaging 16.0 points and 7.9 rebounds, was diagnosed with a sprained left shoulder after he was fouled by Emeka Okafor with 47.8 seconds remaining in Orlando's 93-90 win over Washington on Dec. 19.
The Magic (12-16) have lost three games by a combined 10 points while Davis nurses the injury, falling 97-94 to New Orleans on Wednesday despite getting a season-best 28 points from Jameer Nelson and hitting a season high-tying 11 3-pointers.
"We miss him a lot - both ends of the court," said center Nikola Vucevic, who added 19 points and nine rebounds. "People think it's probably just on the offensive end because he's...
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The Magic were riding high on a three-game win streak until everything seemed to come crashing down with Glen Davis falling to the court with a sprained shoulder. Four games later, and it feels like the Magic have hit rock bottom.
Orlando's top-ranked defense is fading as the team searches for a way to replace the team's emotional fulcrum. The team is struggling to replace...
Orlando Magic forward Moe Harkless posterized New Orleans Hornets center Robin Lopez during Wednesday night's NBA game at the Amway Center.
The powerful dunk by the 19-year-old rookie in the second quarter finished off a Magic fast break and brought the hometown Magic fans to their feet. It was the only basket of the game by Harkless.
However, Lopez got his revenge by...
There are a few days left in 2012. The Washington Wizards are still doing horrible and have the league’s worst record at 3-23 as of December 26th. On the other hand, they have been without point guard John Wall for quite some time, but Wall has targeted a January return for the Wizards.
For now, the Wizards have been trying to fill in their void at the point guard position...
Washington Wizards guard John Wall told Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports that his timetable to return from injury is sometime in January."My timetable is some time in January," Wall told Yahoo! Sports on Wednesday night. "The way I am feeling with no pain, working out and doing it three [days straight] and it has no pain, I'm feeling good. I feel like I am taking...
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As well as Jordan Crawford played (scoring 27 points on only 16 shots), it was the performance of newly acquired point guard Garrett Temple that steered the Wizards to their fourth victory of the season. Despite playing only his second game...
It figures on a night where the Magic struggled to get stops and struggled to put together good enough defense to control the game, that a defensive play -- a good one at that -- might have ultimately sealed their fate.
E'Twaun Moore blocked Grivis Vasquez's runner with 25.1 seconds left and recovered the ball. The only problem was he was on the line and out of bounds...
Robin Lopez had a season-high 29 points and Greivis Vasquez scored 27 points as the New Orleans Hornets snapped an 11-game losing streak with a 97-94 victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.
Orlando had a chance to tie the game in the closing seconds, but came up empty on a 3-point attempt by Nikola Vucevic.
The victory was the Hornets' first since Dec. 3 and their...
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The Orlando Magic had won a season-best four straight before running into the Toronto Raptors just over a week ago.
Not much has gone their way since.
The Magic try to avoid matching their longest losing streak of the season Saturday night against the visiting Raptors, who look to keep rolling with a third consecutive victory in the...