Orlando Magic point guard Jameer Nelson appeared this morning on Mike Bianchi’s radio show on 740 AM.
Here’s the full audio:
Here are some highlights:
His decision to re-sign with the Magic: “The thing was, you have to make a business decision for yourself and your family when you’re dealing with any business, and obviously basketball is a business. Actually, second, the thing after that I had to think about was, ‘What’s my business going to me and where do I want to have my business?’ And I wouldn’t rather have it anywhere else than Orlando. I love the fans; the fans love me. . . .”
Whether it’ll be tough playing for a team that’s rebuilding: “I just think that my job is going to change in just being more of a vocal leader and helping the guys get better every day. . . .”