Jameer Nelson to Start Wednesday Night Against Rockets

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The Orlando Sentinel is reporting that Point Guard Jameer Nelson will start Wednesday night when the Magic host the Houston Rockets.

“I’m gonna start him tonight,” Van Gundy said. “I can do whatever I want with his minutes, and that’s what I was waiting for. Whenever we got to that point, then I was going to start him. It’s just tough to start a guy when you’re only going to play him limited minutes.”

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Nelson returned to action Monday night against the Jazz. He he scored 2 points on 0-of-6 shooting in 14 minutes.

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