Reinforcements should arrive just as the Orlando Magic play one of the more important games of their regular season.
“I’m quite sure I’ll be fine once my adrenaline starts flowing tonight,” Nelson said after the Magic finished their shootaround at Amway Center.
The Magic would clinch the 6th seed in the upcoming playoffs with a win tonight or a win Thursday night in Memphis.
If given a choice between securing the 6th seed tonight or on Thursday, the Magic would prefer to clinch tonight.
Their first-round playoff series could begin as early as Saturday, and you’d have to think Van Gundy would want to rest Nelson and Glen Davis and perhaps other starters in Memphis to make sure they’re as fresh as possible for the postseason.Follow Josh Robbins on Twitter at @JoshuaBRobbins and e-mail him at email@example.com. Subscribe to our Orlando Magic newsletter at OrlandoSentinel.com/joinus.