Jameer Nelson RUMORS & NEWS

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    Earl K. Sneed @EarlKSneed

    Jameer Nelson says his hamstring is good to go tonight. "It was just a little scare." #DALvsPHI

  • Nelson injured in win, but appears to be OK

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Lost in the euphoria of Dirk Nowitzki’s milestone and the Dallas Mavericks’ amazing comeback win over the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday was an injury to point guard Jameer Nelson. The 11-year veteran went down hard late in the third quarter and limed off the court holding the back of his right..." November 12

  • 'No-nonsense' Jameer Nelson has message for those expecting more PG turnover

    Dallas Morning News "From 2008 through their championship season and on into 2012, the Mavericks had one starting point guard. It was Jason Kidd’s show. Since then, they’ve had three new starters at the point in three seasons. It’ll be Jameer Nelson when the regular season begins next week. He’s following..." October 22

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    ESPN sources say Mavs will be hosting free-agent point guard Jameer Nelson in Dallas for a face-to-face visit Thursday

  • Bobcats Plan To Target Arron Afflalo, Jameer Nelson In Trade

    Real GM Basketball "The Charlotte Bobcats will target Arron Afflalo and Jameer Nelson in a potential trade. Steve Clifford is believed to be fond of Afflalo and Nelson. Nelson, 32, is entering the final season of his contract at $8 million, but only $2 million of that is guaranteed if Nelson is waived by July..." April 29

  • Season finale might be Jameer Nelson's last game with the Orlando Magic

    Orlando Sentinel "The Orlando Magic's game tonight at Amway Center will close their 2013-14 season. It also could mark the end of the team's Jameer Nelson era. Nelson might not be with the franchise next season. Although he's about to complete just the second year of a three-year contract, his salary for the..." April 16

  • 226d
    John Denton @JohnDenton555

    #Magic will be WITHOUT veteran PG Jameer Nelson tonight because of a sore groin. Rookie Victor Oladipo will start at PG.

  • 243d
    Josh Robbins @JoshuaBRobbins

    Jameer Nelson is expected to play and start tonight against the Bobcats, Jacque Vaughn said.

  • 251d
    Josh Robbins @JoshuaBRobbins

    Jameer Nelson won't play tonight because of a sore left knee. Victor Oladipo will start in his place.

  • 263d
    Josh Robbins @JoshuaBRobbins

    Jameer Nelson, who missed Orlando's last 2 games, is slated to play tonight against the Spurs.

  • 265d
    Orlando Magic @Orlando_Magic

    Victor Oladipo (sore left ankle) and Jameer Nelson (illness) are out tonight against the @HoustonRockets. #letsgomagic #magiclive

  • 268d
    Josh Robbins @JoshuaBRobbins

    Jameer Nelson will not play tonight because of a sore calf, team officials said. Ronnie Price will start in Nelson's place.

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    Keith Pompey @PompeyOnSixers

    #magic F Arron Affalo out and PG Jameer Nelson a game-time decision against #Sixers .

  • Knicks offered Raymond Felton for Jameer Nelson at trade deadline, according to report

    Orlando Pinstriped Post "One day after noting that the Washington Wizards attempted to acquire Jameer Nelson, OrlandoMagic.com scribe John Denton tweeted another NBA trade rumor involving the Orlando Magic's veteran point guard: the New York Knicks, says Denton, attempted "to unload Raymond Felton on them" in exchange for..." February 27

  • Wizards reportedly tried hard to trade for Jameer Nelson

    Pro Basketball Talk "It was no secret the Washington Wizards needed point guard help behind John Wall. It’s also no secret the rebuilding Orlando Magic are no longer a great fit for 32-year-old Jameer Nelson. The two teams would have made sense as trade partners before last week’s deadline. In fact, the Wizards..." February 27

  • Wizards made 'several attempts' to trade for Jameer Nelson

    CBSSports.com "John Denton of OrlandoMagic.com reports that the Wizards made several efforts to trade for Magic point guard Jameer Nelson at the trade deadline. Nelson would have been a phenomenal fit for the Wizards, giving them a subsantiallly better backup than Andre Miller who they traded Jan Vesely and..." February 26

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    Sam Amick @sam_amick

    The Magic have been focused on talks involving vets like Jameer Nelson & Glen Davis, but not getting anywhere just yet.

  • As trade deadline looms, is it Nelson's last homestand with Magic?

    Orlando Sentinel "Jameer Nelson stood at his locker before Wednesday night's game when teammate Doron Lamb bopped over en route to a pregame shower. "Can I get some soap?' Lamb said, sheepishly. Nelson feigned indignation. "Go get a towel," Nelson said. Lamb returned a minute later, squirted some of..." February 06

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    Josh Robbins @JoshuaBRobbins

    Jameer Nelson (sore knee) is almost certain to play vs the Pistons tonight. He took part fully in shootaround.

  • Jameer Nelson, Glen Davis among "likely" NBA trade candidates, according to report

    Orlando Pinstriped Post "In a survey of players most likely to be dealt before the NBA trade deadline on February 20th, SheridanHoops editor Chris Sheridan named two Orlando Magic players as possible candidates. Point guard Jameer Nelson and big man Glen Davis figure into Sheridan's analysis. "[T]here are a number of..." January 29

  • Jameer Nelson after being fined for obscene gesture: ‘I’ll do it again’

    Pro Basketball Talk "The NBA views what Jameer Nelson did in celebration of hitting a big shot against the Bulls earlier this week as an “obscene gesture,” and routinely fines players who continue to rejoice in this way. We all know it as the “big balls dance,” made famous by Sam Cassell. Nelson was slapped with..." January 18

  • NBA fines Jameer Nelson $15,000 for Sam Cassell dance

    CBSSports.com "The NBA announced Thursday that Magic guard Jameer Nelson has been fined $15,000 for making an obscene gesture in Orlando's double-overtime loss to the Bulls. The "obscene gesture" was Sam Cassell's dance, which mimics, uh... well, you guys seen "Major League 2?"" January 16

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    John Denton @JohnDenton555

    #Magic WILL have Jameer Nelson and Mo Harkless tonight vs. #Mavericks

  • 316d
    Josh Robbins @JoshuaBRobbins

    Arron Afflalo sat out the Magic's shootaround, but Moe Harkless (knee) and Jameer Nelson (finger) participated in shootaround.

  • 354d
    John Denton @JohnDenton555

    #Magic will have Jameer Nelson tonight vs. #Knicks He missed last 3 games with a sprained foot.

  • 358d
    John Denton @JohnDenton555

    #Magic Jameer: "I did some more stuff on the court & this was my first time running on it, so it’s just about a day-by-day progression now."

  • 358d
    Josh Robbins @JoshuaBRobbins

    Jameer Nelson (left foot) will not play against the Wizards tonight, Jacque Vaughn said.

  • 358d
    John Denton @JohnDenton555

    As expected, #Magic will be WITHOUT Jameer Nelson and Tobias Harris tonight. 'Meer is on trip, TH back in Orlando but could join team in NYC

  • 361d
    Josh Robbins @JoshuaBRobbins

    Jameer Nelson (left foot) will not play against the Spurs tonight, Jacque Vaughn said.

  • Jameer Nelson takes the high road when asked about his playing time

    Orlando Sentinel "Jameer Nelson wants to play during the fourth quarters of close games. But, true to his disciplined nature, he won't allow any disappointment about his playing time to escalate into a public controversy that would ensnare the Orlando Magic. Coach Jacque Vaughn kept Nelson on the bench..." November 19

  • Jameer Nelson focused on playing, not trade rumors, according to report

    Orlando Pinstriped Post "Jameer Nelson is in the final fully guaranteed season on the contract he signed with the Orlando Magic in 2012, and given where the team stands, it's possible that the team will look to trade him before the NBA trading deadline on February 20th, 2014. In an interview with Ian Thomsen of Sports..." November 16

  • Jameer Nelson next big name to be dealt?

    ESPN.com "One week removed from the season's first big trade -- Marcin Gortat to Washington -- you're surely wondering: Who's next? To borrow from one of legendary wheeler-dealer Don Nelson's pet phrases: Jameer Nelson is a good name. The Magic, according to the latest rumbles, would surrender..." November 02

  • Jameer Nelson will face trade speculation in months ahead

    Orlando Sentinel "Jameer Nelson has experienced almost everything imaginable during his Orlando Magic tenure. He overcame a serious shoulder injury played in the NBA Finals and even watched a superstar teammate force his way out of Central Florida. But on Tuesday in the opening practice of his 10th season Nelson..." October 02

  • Rookie Oladipo in PG mix with Nelson

    Orlando Sentinel "Ever since the Magic traded fading Steve Francis late in the 2006 season – former GM Otis Smith hoodwinking the New York Knicks – Jameer Nelson has not been challenged as the starter. The club obviously wants that to change at some juncture. Riding shotgun for years with Dwight Howard Nelson..." August 31

  • 508d
    Brian K. Schmitz @MagicInsider

    Magic fans: Take note of Golden State moving expiring contracts. JNelson and Big Baby in last year of deals after next season.

  • 591d
    Josh Robbins @

    Jameer Nelson (ankle) didn't participate in #Magic shootaround this morning & won't play vs the #Celtics.

  • 597d
    Josh Robbins @

    Jameer Nelson won't play for the #Magic tonight against the #Cavs, JV said. Maurice Harkless will be a gametime decision.

  • 602d
    George Galante @

    Orlando Magic guard Jameer Nelson will not play tonight at San Antonio due to a sprained right ankle.

  • 602d
    Josh Robbins @

    The Magic practiced at Antioch Sports Complex & Community Center in San Antonio today. Jameer Nelson (ankle) didn't practice

  • 603d
    Josh Robbins @

    Jameer Nelson (right ankle sprain) won't play tonight for the Magic against the Rockets.

  • 606d
    Josh Robbins @

    Jameer Nelson has a sprained right ankle and he's doubtful to return.

  • Dwight Howard, Jameer Nelson are on better terms

    L.A. Daily News "Even though the two went through a verbal back-and-forth in the media, Magic guard Jameer Nelson insists Dwight Howard "isn't a bad guy." But Nelson made it clear he's no longer close with the Lakers center. "You make friends in the course of your life that's on the court and off the court,"..." March 13

  • Jameer Nelson responds to Dwight Howard's insulting remarks about Magic

    Orlando Pinstriped Post "In a television interview published on Tuesday, former Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard said his teams in Orlando were "full of people who nobody wanted." On Wednesday, Magic point guard Jameer Nelson, one of the three players on Orlando's roster to be a teammate of Howard's, responded. "At..." March 06

  • Magic's Jameer Nelson fires back at Dwight Howard

    Orlando Sentinel "Longtime Magic point guard Jameer Nelson criticized former teammate Dwight Howard's professionalism, saying he needs to “take ownership” of the things he says publicly about his former team. Howard told KCAL-TV in L.A. recently that “my team in Orlando was a team full of people who nobody..." March 06

  • 631d
    John Denton @

    Magic PG Jameer Nelson will start tonight after missing past 6 games with bruised patellar tendon.

  • 632d
    John Denton @

    Magic PG Jameer Nelson WILL NOT play.

  • 632d
    John Denton @

    Magic PG Jameer Nelson went through practice on Sat, but sat out shootaround this morning. He's 50-50 to return tonight vs. Grizzlies.

  • 636d
    Josh Robbins @

    Jameer Nelson is listed as out for tonight's game between the #Magic and the #Kings.

  • Jameer Nelson: Out Tuesday

    Rotoworld "Nelson (knee) will not travel with the team to Philadelphia and will miss Tuesday's game, the Orlando Sentinel reports. Nelson has missed the past two games due to the injury. " February 25

  • 640d
    David Steele @

    JNelson out again tonite with knee bruise..expect newcomer Beno Udrih to play major mins for Magic v. CLE.