Aminu out indefinitely with knee injury

Orlando Magic forward Al-Farouq Aminu is out indefinitely with a torn meniscus in his right knee, the team announced on Sunday.

Aminu will undergo further evaluation on the knee to determine if surgery is necessary to treat the injury.

The 29-year-old was averaging 4.3 points, 4.8 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 1.0 steals in 21.1 minutes over his first 18 games with Orlando this season. Aminu signed with the Magic as a free agent this offseason.

The Magic (7-11) are currently 8th in the Eastern Conference standings.

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