With 25 games remaining in the regular season, Portland is part of a quintet of teams -- along with the Denver Nuggets, Sacramento Kings, New Orleans Pelicans and Dallas Mavericks -- battling for the 8-seed.
Napier's play and message during a third quarter huddle helped spark the Blazers.
Watch a recap of the Portland Trail Blazers win over the Orlando Magic.
The Magic (21-38) led by as much as 14 in the third quarter and held a double lead early in the fourth quarter before a Damian Lillard-led burst gave the Blazers (24-33) the victory in both teams' first game after the week-long All-Star break.
"The phones kind of slowed down yesterday afternoon and never really picked up again today," Olshey said.
Fans frustrated with Portland Trail Blazers lack of moves as NBA trade deadline passes: Your comments
Did the Blazers do enough before the deadline to make their team better, or should they have swung for more deals to improve the team's salary and talent situation? You tell us.
Turner on Thursday recalled a 'crazy day,' sharing his memory of what it's like to be part of the wait-and-see hours leading up to the deadline from a player's perspective.
Join in the conversation as the Blazers visit the Magic in their first game after the All-Star break.
Even though they are 10 games under .500, the Blazers are in the hunt for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference.
The Portland Trail Blazers (23-33) visit the Orlando Magic (21-37) Thursday night at the Amway Center.
Portland Trail Blazers rookie Tim Quarterman is headed back to the NBA Development League on assignment with the Long Island Nets the team announced on Thursday.
As the NBA trade deadline nears, rumors are heating up all over the league, including in Portland, where the talk is all about star guard Damian Lillard. Would the Blazers ever deal him? Should they? Vote in the poll and let us know what you think in the comments below.
Will the Portland Trail Blazers make another trade? A look back at Neil Olshey's NBA trade deadline moves
Here's a look at the NBA trade deadline moves Portland Trail Blazers GM Neil Olshey has made since 2011.
Take a look at how the Trail Blazers have performed so far this season.
CJ McCollum joins a handful of other NBA players who have their own emoji app, which can add the Blazers' star guard to your text message conversations and more.