Each morning we will gather Magic content from around the web and deliver it to you. Consider it one-stop shopping for all Magic headlines. But first...
Magic Tweet of the Day
Daily injury update....
An MRI has confirmed that Aaron Gordon strained his right calf, a Magic official said. Gordon will not play against the Pistons, but he will join the Magic on their two-game road trip.— Josh Robbins (@JoshuaBRobbins) December 16, 2017
And a look at what the Magic are missing without Gordon....
Aaron Gordon has been phenomenal for the Orlando Magic. pic.twitter.com/MYWN4W6BL9— Duncan Smith (@DuncanSmithNBA) December 17, 2017
Even without Aaron Gordon against the Pistons on Sunday, the hobbling Magic can't feel sorry for themselves, writes Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel.
With injuries opening up some playing time, Mario Hezonja must make the most of this opportunity, Robbins writes.
Hezonja is carving out a role for himself, writes Philip Rossman-Reich of Orlando Magic Daily.
On his podcast, Bill Simmons talks with The Ringer's Kevin Clark, who grew up a tortured Magic fan. The Magic talk, mainly about the 2009 team, starts around the 40-minute mark.
The Magic take a four-game losing streak to Detroit.
The Pistons, who host the Magic on Sunday, should trade Stanley Johnson, writes Lazarus Jackson of Detroit Bad Boys.
Dwight Howard has found new energy in Charlotte, writes Hunter Atkins of the Houston Chronicle.
Victor Oladipo has potential to become a marketing juggernaut, writes Anthony Schoetle of Indianapolis Business Journal.
A former Magic center was once a stand-in for Chewbacca on the set of "Star Wars," writes Roger Simmons of the Orlando Sentinel.
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