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Orlando Magic owner DeVos recovering from mild stroke

Sep 5, 2012, 3:59 PM EDT

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It was rumored during the Dwight Howard fiasco last season that one of the reasons the Magic were working to keep Howard is that the 86-year-old team owner Rich DeVos didn’t want to oversee a rebuilding project that could last years.

But this was certainly not part of the plan.

DeVos, the founder of Amway Products, is recovering from a mild stroke suffered last month, the Associated Press confirmed with the company. He is reportedly in good condition and recovering at his home, the company reports.

Our best goes out to DeVos and his family and we all hope for a speedy recovery.

  1. raidmagic - Sep 5, 2012 at 4:42 PM

    I hope he lives long enough to see the team rebound from this

  2. codysteeler - Sep 5, 2012 at 5:18 PM

    Get well soon DeVos. His grandson was my History teacher in high school, good family

  3. otown32806 - Sep 5, 2012 at 5:18 PM

    I believe the magic will be back!! Rich Devos will see a championship in Orlando within the next 4 years. Believe in magic!!!

  4. otown32806 - Sep 5, 2012 at 5:19 PM

    Get well soon!

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