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NBA: Houston 98, Orlando 88

HOUSTON, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- James Harden, Dwight Howard and Terrance Jones each had a double-double Sunday, sending the Houston Rockets over Orlando 98-88.

NBA: Phoenix 104, Orlando 96

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Goran Dragic scored 23 points and distributed 13 assists Sunday in the Phoenix Suns' 104-96 victory over Orlando.

NBA: Orlando 98, Los Angles Clippers 90

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 6 (UPI) -- A huge game from Nikolva Vucevic combined with a fourth-quarter comeback Wednesday brought Orlando a 98-90 win over the Los Angeles Clippers.

NBA: Orlando 107, Brooklyn 86

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Rookie Victor Oladipo and Nikola Vucevic each scored 19 points Sunday, powering the Orlando Magic over Brooklyn 107-86 for a second straight win.
Kidd wins NBA's Sportsmanship Award

Kidd wins NBA's Sportsmanship Award

NEW YORK, April 30 (UPI) -- New York Knicks guard Jason Kidd has been voted the NBA Sportsmanship Award winner for the second consecutive season.

NBA: Charlotte 114, Orlando 108

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 27 (UPI) -- Kemba Walker and Gerald Henderson each fired in 34 points Wednesday and the Charlotte Bobcats handed reeling Orlando an eighth straight loss, 114-108.

NBA: Oklahoma City 117 Orlando 104

OKLAHOMA CITY, March 15 (UPI) -- Kevin Durant paced Oklahoma City to a quick start Friday and the Thunder went on to defeat Orlando 117-104.

NBA: Orlando 99, Philadelphia 91

ORLANDO, Fla., March 10 (UPI) -- Orlando's Jameer Nelson fired in 24 points and Arron Afflalo added 17 Sunday in the Magic's 99-91 win over Philadelphia.

UPI NewsTrack Sports

Miami win streak reaches 16 games ... Villanova knocks Hoyas out of Big East lead ... McIlroy: Quitting Honda was 'mistake' ... Yankees' Teixeira out 8-to-10 weeks ... Sports news from United Press International.

NBA: Miami 97, Orlando 96

MIAMI, March 6 (UPI) -- LeBron James scored the last of his 26 points with 3.2 seconds remaining Wednesday to give Miami its 16th straight win, 97-96 over Orlando.

NBA: Orlando 105, New Orleans 102

NEW ORLEANS, March 4 (UPI) -- Arron Afflalo scored the go-ahead basket with 38 seconds left Monday, finishing with 26 points to help the Orlando Magic rally for a 105-102 victory.

NBA: Atlanta 108, Orlando 76

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Josh Smith and Al Horford teamed up for 56 points Wednesday, propelling the Atlanta Hawks to a 108-76 rout of Orlando.

NBA: Orlando 110, Portland 104

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 10 (UPI) -- J.J. Redick returned from a three-game absence to score 22 points Sunday, helping Orlando snap a 12-game skid with a 110-104 win over Portland.

NBA: Los Angeles Clippers 86, Orlando 76

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Eric Bledsoe picked up the slack for an injury-riddled Los Angeles lineup Wednesday, scoring 27 points to pace the Clippers past Orlando 86-76.

NBA: Milwaukee 107, Orlando 98

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Monta Ellis struck for 21 points and Brandon Jennings added 20 Saturday, helping Milwaukee break a two-game skid with a 107-98 win over Orlando.
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Jameer Nelson
Seattle Supersonics' Mouhamed Sene, of Senegal, left, blocks a shot attempt by Orlando Magic's Jameer Nelson in the third period at Key Arena in Seattle November 29, 2006. Nelson scored nine points in the Magic's 94-84 win over the Sonics(UPI Photo/Jim Bryant).
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Jameer Nelson (born February 9, 1982) is an American professional basketball player for the Orlando Magic of the NBA. He played college basketball at Saint Joseph's University and was drafted in the first round of the 2004 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets but was traded to the Orlando Magic, where he has played for his entire professional career.

Nelson attended Chester High School in Chester, Pennsylvania and was a student and a letterman in basketball. In basketball, he helped lead his team to two PIAA state championships.

Nelson began his play at Saint Joseph's University in the 2000–2001 NCAA season. He had a breakout freshman season in which he was named unanimous National Freshman of the Year. During his junior season in 2002–2003, he averaged 19.7 points per game, 5.1 rebounds per game, and 4.7 assists per game. He declared for the NBA Draft in 2003, but remained for his senior season because he wanted to improve his draft status.

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