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Magic Tweet of the Day
.@OrlandoMagic F Jonathan Issac on re-injuring his right ankle (X-rays negative): "I’m going to be fine and it’s not even close to what it was the first time. This is just a little tweak, so I’m OK. I just feel like I came down awkwardly and kind of had that pinch in my ankle."— John Denton (@JohnDenton555) December 21, 2017
With a loss to the surprisingly surging Bulls, the Magic dropped their sixth straight game, writes our Aaron Goldstone in his game recap.
In the loss to the Bulls, the injury-riddled Magic were lethargic on the defensive end and displayed a poor shot selection on the offensive end, writes Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel.
Nikola Vucevic is happy for his friend Nikola Mirotic, who has returned from injury and sparked the Bulls, Robbins writes.
Jonathan Isaac speaks with the media after re-aggravating his ankle injury.
The Magic's lack of execution at the end of quarters allowed the Bulls to build their lead, which at one point reached 30 points, writes John Denton of OrlandoMagic.com.
Mario Hezonja, who had 12 points on Wednesday, hopes to keep the positive momentum going, Denton writes.
Is this a new dawn for Mario Hezonja?
Hezonja is giving the Magic reason to keep him around, writes Luke Duffy or Hoops Habit.
With the Magic relying heavily on NIkola Vucevic and Jonathon Simmons, neither were able to deliver on Wednesday against the Bulls, earning them poor marks in the nightly grades column by Philip Rossman-Reich of Orlando Magic Daily.
Vucevic is generating some trade buzz, Rossman-Reich writes.
With the Magic going nowhere, Vucevic has the most value on the trade market within NBA circles, writes Steve Kyler of NBA Insiders.
With their dominant performance over the Magic, the Bulls won their seventh straight game, writes Blog A Bull.
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