Andrew Nicholson has been a steady contributor for the Magic in the first 20 games of the season and has made Rob Henningan look pretty smart for taking the four-year forward from St. Bonaventure.
As Brian Schmitz of the Orlando Sentinel reveals, Nicholson has always been a bit understated. But he has always talked big on the court -- like that career-high 16-point performance at Phoenix last weekend:
A man of few words or syllables, Magic rookie Andrew Nicholson really does let his game do the talking.
And it is being rather chatty this season.
In fact, his game won't shut up. It was downright loquacious against the Phoenix Suns (19 points, nine rebounds) on Sunday, effusive against the Detroit Pistons (14 points) and blabby against the Minnesota Timberwolves (11 points, five rebounds).
It is getting louder by the basket.
Yes, Nicholson does have a personality, as you know if you follow him on Twitter. But he does not ever seem to give himself much cr...