Tobias Harris picked up the pace in the Magic's 111-97 loss to the Pistons on Friday, scoring 21 points on 9-of-18 shooting (no threes) with five rebounds and one steal in 36 minutes.
Andrew Nicholson will slide into the starting lineup for Friday's game vs. the Pistons with Dewayne Dedmon (ankle) unavailable.
Evan Fournier (hip) will not play Friday vs. the Pistons.
Dewayne Dedmon (left ankle) has been ruled out for Friday's game vs. the Pistons.
Magic head coach James Borrego praised Dewayne Dedmon's effort on the defensive end during a recent interview.
Channing Frye returned to action off the bench on Wednesday with two points in six minutes.
Tobias Harris returned from an ankle injury and hit 6-of-14 shots and a 3-pointer for 14 points, two rebounds, two assists and a steal in 36 minutes.
Dewayne Dedmon returned from a three-game absence due to a sprained ankle on Wednesday, but didn't score.
Elfrid Payton hit 7-of-19 shots for 19 points, nine rebounds, seven assists and a steal, as his streak of 'almost trip-dubs' continued on Wednesday.
Dewayne Dedmon (ankle) will start against the Hawks on Wednesday.
Tobias Harris (ankle) will be available to play vs. the Hawks on Wednesday.
Dewayne Dedmon (ankle) is unlikely to play on Wednesday vs. the Hawks.
Tobias Harris (ankle) will be a game-time decision on Wednesday vs. the Hawks, though he is expecting to play.
Tobias Harris (ankle) returned to practice on Tuesday.
Willie Green (back) returned to action on Sunday with 11 points, three 3-pointers and three assists off the Magic bench.