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Jameer Nelson

After playing four seasons at St. Joseph's University near his hometown of Chester, Pa., Jameer Nelson was drafted by the Denver Nuggets and immediately traded to the Orlando Magic in 2004. As a senior in college, he was the National Player of the Year. He quickly became one of the leaders of the Magic as the starting point guard, teaming with center Dwight Howard to set a new course for the franchise.
After playing four seasons at St. Joseph's University near his hometown of Chester, Pa., Jameer Nelson was drafted by the Denver Nuggets and immediately traded to the Orlando Magic in 2004. As a senior in college, he was the National Player of the Year. He quickly became one of the leaders of the Magic as the starting point guard, teaming with center Dwight Howard to set a new course for the franchise. « Show less

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  • Orlando Magic don't expect to make a major splash in free agency

    Orlando Magic don't expect to make a major splash in free agency
    At some point on Tuesday, perhaps as early as 12:01 a.m., the Orlando Magic will call LeBron James' agent to see if James has any interest in joining the Magic in free agency. Once the Magic are rebuffed — and even the Magic expect to be...
  • Orlando Magic need Victor Oladipo to step into a leadership role

    Orlando Magic need Victor Oladipo to step into a leadership role
    The Orlando Magic didn't need Victor Oladipo to be a team leader last season. Veteran Jameer Nelson served as the team's leader. But, lately, the expectations for Oladipo have changed. The team has waived Nelson and traded away 28-year-old Arron...
  • Q-and-A with former Orlando Magic point guard Jameer Nelson

    Q-and-A with former Orlando Magic point guard Jameer Nelson
    Jameer Nelson has started a new phase of his career. On July 24, the former Orlando Magic fan favorite signed a two-year deal with the Dallas Mavericks that includes a player option for the 2015-16 season. The Orlando Sentinel conducted a phone...
  • After the selection of Elfrid Payton, what's the Magic future of Jameer Nelson?

    After the selection of Elfrid Payton, what's the Magic future of Jameer Nelson?
    Does Jameer Nelson have a future with the Orlando Magic? The Magic’s draft-night trade to acquire Louisiana-Lafayette point guard Elfrid Payton seems to indicate that Nelson won’t have a long-term future with the team. Payton appears all...
  • Magic's Jameer Nelson is slated to play against the Bobcats

    Magic's Jameer Nelson is slated to play against the Bobcats
    The Orlando Magic expect to have Jameer Nelson in the starting lineup when they host the Charlotte Bobcats tonight, Magic coach Jacque Vaughn said. Nelson has missed the Magic’s last four games with a sore left knee. The veteran point guard...
  • Magic's Jameer Nelson won't play against the Blazers

    Magic's Jameer Nelson won't play against the Blazers
    Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson will miss his fourth consecutive game when the Orlando Magic host the Portland Trail Blazers tonight at Amway Center, coach Jacque Vaughn said after the Magic completed their shootaround this morning. Nelson and...
  • Don't expect the Magic to make a major splash in free agency this summer

    Don't expect the Magic to make a major splash in free agency this summer
    The Orlando Magic could have as much as $22.7 million in available salary cap space to use this summer in free agency. But you shouldn’t expect the Magic to make a major free-agent splash. After wading into the “kiddie pool” last...
  • Assessing the Orlando Magic's salary cap situation for 2014-15

    Assessing the Orlando Magic's salary cap situation for 2014-15
    The Orlando Magic could carve out as much as $22.7 million in salary cap space for this summer’s free agency period. But the team also could have as little as $11.1 million in cap space. It all depends on what moves the Magic make — or...
  • Lakers hand Magic its ninth consecutive loss, 103-94

    Jordan Hill had a career-high 28 points to help the Lakers end their four-game losing streak with a 103-94 victory over the Orlando Magic. In an outcome that likely ended any hope the Lakers had for the third lottery position of the 2014 NBA draft,...
  • Preview: Lakers vs. Orlando Magic

    Preview: Lakers vs. Orlando Magic
    The Lakers (22-46) have a chance to break their four-game losing streak when they host the Orlando Magic (19-51) on Sunday night at Staples Center. Orlando comes in on the second night of a back-to-back, after a last-second, 89-88 loss to the Utah...
  • Magic's Jameer Nelson sits out Friday's practice with a sore left knee

    Magic's Jameer Nelson sits out Friday's practice with a sore left knee
    SALT LAKE CITY — Orlando Magic point guard Jameer Nelson, who has been bothered by a sore left knee lately and sat out Wednesday's loss to the Phoenix Suns, did not practice with his teammates on Friday. Nelson has not been ruled out for...
  • Magic's Jameer Nelson sits out against the Jazz because of sore knee

    Magic's Jameer Nelson sits out against the Jazz because of sore knee
    SALT LAKE CITY — Jameer Nelson missed his second game in a row when the Orlando Magic faced the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena on Saturday night. The veteran point guard continues to have a sore left knee. Jacque Vaughn said Nelson was...