Rudy mentioned more than once that he's just excited to start playing. He's happy to finally be in the NBA, living his dream.
When asked if he would be nervous playing in the NBA, he said, "Not really. I played in the second best league in the world for five years."
On who he's looking forward to playing against the most: "Pau. I've never played against him, only on the same team. I want to put points on your face."