Injured Nelson to miss Magic’s game with Hawks
Orlando Magic guard Jameer Nelson was not in the starting lineup
Thursday night because of a strained left knee.
Chris Duhon was slated to start in Nelson’s place against the
Coach Stan Van Gundy said that Nelson, who has started 28 games
this season, was injured in the Magic’s 108-91 victory Wednesday
night at New Jersey.
Shooting guard Jason Richardson was listed among the starters
despite discomfort in his chest. Van Gundy said that Richardson was
not feeling well enough to participate in the team’s shootaround
Small forward Hedo Turkoglu has been battling flu-like symptoms,
but was listed to start.