They will be forced to continue with their good momentum without Chuma Okeke.
ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Okeke is expected to miss multiple weeks with a bone bruise in his left knee.
Orlando Magic F Chuma Okeke is expected to miss several weeks with a bone bruise in his left knee, sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) January 1, 2021
The Auburn product missed his rookie NBA season after suffering a torn left ACL, which was caused late during his collegiate career. Still, the bone bruise has showed no damage to his ligaments.
Okeke, who has been averaging 18 minutes a game for Magic this season, was the 16th overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft.