Magic starting point guard Jameer Nelson will miss tonight's game against the Brooklyn Nets at Amway Center.

The club said that Nelson has a strained Achilles tendon in his left foot.

E'Twaun Moore will start for the Magic and will be backed up by Ish Smith.

The Nets will be missing center Brook Lopez, who sprained his left foot.  Andray Blatche will start in his place.


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