Orlando, FL (Sports Network) - The Orlando Magic announced Thursday that point
guard Jameer Nelson has been diagnosed with a strained patella tendon in his
Nelson sustained the injury during the fourth quarter of Wednesday's 111-96
loss to Dallas and will be held out of Friday's game at Memphis as a result.
The nine-year veteran is slated to be re-evualated when the Magic return from
their current road trip on Saturday.
The 30-year-old Nelson, Orlando's longest tenured player, is averaging 14.5
points and a team-best 7.4 assists along with 3.8 rebounds over 43 games this
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