Ross (back) doesn't have a timetable for a return and may have played his last game this season, Roy Parry of the Orlando Sentinel reports.
Ross hasn't played since April 16 due to back spasms, and there haven't been any updates regarding his progress. Coach Steve Clifford sounded pessimistic when asked about the veteran's chances of returning, so fantasy managers should act as though his season is over. Assuming that's the case, Ross will end 2020-21 with career highs in points per game (15.6) and assists per game (2.3).
Ross (back) is out Wednesday against the Celtics.
Back spasms have prevented Ross from playing since mid-April. It's not clear when he may return.
Ross (back) will not play Monday at Detroit.
Back spasms will cost Ross a ninth straight game, and he remains without a firm timetable. The fact that he's been ruled out well in advance does not bode well for his longer-term status, as the Magic look ahead to a four-game week.
Ross (back) will remain sidelined for Saturday's matchup with the Grizzlies.
Ross was originally deemed doubtful, so this news is not surprising. With James Ennis (calf) also sidelined, look for Gary Harris and Dwayne Bacon to see increased roles. Ross' absence will mark his eighth straight game missed.
Ross (back) has been ruled out for Friday's game against the Grizzlies, Roy Parry of the Orlando Sentinel reports.
Ross was listed as doubtful for Friday's matchup, and he'll miss a seventh consecutive game due to back spasms. It's not yet clear when Ross will return to the court.
Ross (back) is listed as doubtful for Friday's game against Memphis.
Back spasms will likely keep Ross out of a seventh straight game as the Magic limp closer to the finish line. With a high-lottery pick in their sights, Orlando has little reason to push Ross to return before he's 100 percent healthy.
Ross (back) will not play Wednesday against Cleveland.
It will be the sixth straight absence for Ross, who continues to battle back spasms. The Magic have been content to evaluate him on a game-to-game basis, but it doesn't seem as though he's been close to playing in any of the past several games.
Ross (back) is doubtful for Wednesday's contest against the Cavaliers.
Ross has missed the past five games due to back spasms, and he's unlikely to play Wednesday. In his absence, Gary Harris, Dwayne Bacon and R.J. Hampton should continue seeing extra minutes.
Ross (back) won't play Monday against the Lakers.
It's the third consecutive contest the 30-year-old will be sidelined after initially being labeled questionable. Ross's next chance to play will come Wednesday at Cleveland.
Ross (back) is listed as questionable for Monday's game against the Lakers.
Ross continues to battle the back spasms that have sidelined him for four straight games, including Sunday's loss to the Pacers. It's unclear if he'll actually have a realistic chance to return to game action Monday.
Ross (back) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Pacers.
Ross was questionable for Sunday's matchup, but he'll be sidelined for a fourth straight game due to back spasms. It's not clear whether he'll be able to play in the second half of the back-to-back set Monday against the Lakers.
Ross (back) is questionable for Sunday's contest against the Pacers.
Ross has missed the past three games due to back spasms, but he could return Sunday. If he does, he'll likely resume his sixth-man role.
Ross (back) will not play Thursday against the Pelicans.
There was some hope that Ross would be able to play heading into the day, but he'll ultimately miss a third straight game due to back spasms. The good news is Orlando has a pair of off days coming up before Sunday's home matchup against Indiana.
Ross (back) is questionable for Thursday's contest against the Pelicans.
Ross is at risk of missing a third straight game due to back spasms. If he's out again, more minutes will continue to be available for Gary Harris, Dwayne Bacon and Chasson Randle.
Ross (back) will not play in Tuesday's game against the Hawks, Roy Parry of the Orlando Sentinel reports.
Back spasms kept Ross out of Sunday night's loss to Houston, and he wasn't able to make it to the team facility Monday. Ross will not travel with the team for Tuesday's game, but there's hope that he could play as soon as Thursday's home matchup against the Pelicans.
Ross won't play Sunday against the Rockets due to back spasms.
It's not clear when Ross developed his injury, but he was ruled out by the Magic just before the start of Sunday's matchup. Gary Harris, Dwayne Bacon and Chasson Randle should see increased run against Houston with Ross sidelined.
Ross produced 24 points (10-15 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 2-3 FT), four rebounds, an assist and a blocked shot across 28 minutes in Friday's 11-106 loss to the Pacers.
Ross has played solid ball since returning from a seven-game absence. and it's a mystery why his standout play hasn't resulted in a starting role. One likely reason is the superlative contribution of James Ennis, who seems to have a firm hold on the starting role at the three spot. The trade deadline also introduced a host of new players. and a few key pieces are on their way back from injuries as well. The most Ross managers can hope for is more of a sixth-man role for the time being, but his recent string of production still makes him a fantasy-relevant source of points, rebounds, and assists.
Ross played 30 minutes off the bench and contributed 24 points (9-16 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 5-6 FT), six rebounds, three assists and one steal during Wednesday's loss to the Wizards.
Despite coming off the bench, Ross finished second on the team in minutes behind Chuma Okeke's 32; he also finished second in rebounds behind only Mo Bamba's eight. Since the team shipped off Nikola Vucevic, Evan Fournier and Aaron Gordon, Ross has struggled with his shot, shooting just 37.2 percent from the field and 20.0 percent from three, but this game was a step in the right direction.
Ross (ankle) is available for Saturday's game against the Jazz, Roy Parry of the Orlando Sentinel reports.
Ross will play through a sprained right ankle Saturday to appear in a third game in a row for the new-look, rebuilding Magic. Over his past two appearances, he's totaled 34 points, six assists, four rebounds, three steals and one block.
Ross is questionable for Saturday's game against the Jazz due to a sprained right ankle.
Ross played 34 minutes during Thursday's win over the Pelicans, but he picked up a sprained ankle in the process. If he sits out Saturday, more minutes could go to Dwayne Bacon, R.J. Hampton and James Ennis.
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