``It’s yoga day every day,’’ Davis said with a laugh. ``I’ve got to get my limbs strong and make sure that I’m limber. So it’s a work day every day.’’

Davis was in the midst of a career year last season, averaging career highs in scoring (15.1 ppg.), rebounding (7.2 rpg.), assists (2.1 apg.) and minutes played (31.3 mpg.). More importantly, the Magic were one of the NBA’s feel-good stories early last season with Davis in the lineup, starting the season 12-13 while beating the Nuggets, Lakers, Warriors and others.

But Davis’ season – and the Magic’s as well – came crashing down on Dec. 19 when the burly power forward crashed hard on the floor following a hard foul by Washington’s Emeka Okafor. Davis separated his shoulder, and the Magic proceeded to lose the next 10 games.

And when Davis broke his foot on Jan. 30 in New York against the Knicks, Orlando won just six times the rest of the season. Davis’ impact was undeniable; with him on the floor, Orlando ranked sixth in the NBA in points allowed per game, but without him the Magic ultimately plummeted to 28th in the 30-team league.



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