ORLANDO, Fla. The Orlando Magic will make their first impression to the world in Mexico City on Sunday afternoon.
Head coach Jacque Vaughn is very pleased with the teams progress over the four-day training camp. Still, he does not know what to expect when the Magic face off against the New Orleans Hornets for their international preseason opener.
Well see, Vaughn said. Ill roll the ball out there, and well see what happens.
For Vaughn, the game will answer a lot of questions about the teams direction going forward, saying the game will be a good learning opportunity for everyone.
The players have been getting to know Vaughn and his style all week, but point guard Jameer Nelson has been studying his coach even longer than that.
I played against him maybe two or three years. I can remember him always making good decisions on the court, Nelson said after joking that he scored about 30 points on him one night.
But I never felt like, I had this guy. I always felt like I had to w...