Found January 17, 2014 on Beer Mug Sports:
PLAYERS: Rajon Rondo
TEAMS: Boston Celtics
Video: Too bad he has no one to pass to

Brad Stevens Speaks Before Rajon Rondo Makes his Boston Celtics Season Debut

Brad Stevens calmed expectations but shared his excitement for the season debut of Rajon Rondo. Rajon Rondo hasn't played a game for Brad Stevens yet, but they have certainly have begun to form a strong partnership. Stevens discussed the early limitations for Rondo and warned his teammates to watch their heads, as the passes will be coming in hard. Filmed and produced by Kyle...

What can we expect when Rajon Rondo returns?

The Boston Celtics have been missing their star point guard for a full year now, but this will all change Friday night. As we all know, Rajon Rondo is returning from the dreaded ACL tear. So what can we expect from Rondo when he returns to the hardwood?Three other speedy and athletic guards (all younger than Rondo) have recently made comebacks from the same injury. The results range...

Your Morning Dump… Where Rajon Rondo will be limited to 18-20 minutes

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Rajon Rondo donned a uniform, ran out with his teammates, and participated in the layup line before Wednesday night’s game against the Toronto Raptors, which the Celtics won, 88-83. No, the All-Star guard wasn’t...

Your Morning Dump… Where AHHHHH RONDO’S BACK TONIGHT!!!1!

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “I’m intrigued to see how that all shakes itself out,” Stevens said Thursday. “There was a great excitement level to our play [during Wednesday's win over the Toronto Raptors] just because we had a 10...

Rondo back in lineup for Celtics

Rajon Rondo returned to the Boston Celtics on Friday night for the first time since tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee almost a year ago. Rondo received a huge cheer when he was introduced before the game. The public address announcer called his name last, as the Celtics' captain and only remaining star. Rondo then went to mid-court to receive a community...

Rondo returns but Lakers beat Celtics 107-104

These are not the Boston Celtics that Rajon Rondo left behind almost a year ago, a roster of All-Stars just a couple of seasons removed from their second trip to the NBA Finals in three years. His pinpoint passes went for naught. The defense that helped the franchise win it all in 2008 was missing. Needing a big play in the final seconds, the best option Rondo could come up with...

Rondo to make season debut vs. Lakers on Friday -- barring setback

The Boston Celtics will have their star guard back in the lineup Friday. Celtics GM Danny Ainge said that Rajon Rondo will make his season debut against the Lakers, barring any setbacks Thursday. "He'll probably be playing five minutes a quarter, approximately. Knowing Rondo, he'll probably complain about that," Ainge said. When asked how long it will take Rondo...

Boston Celtics not showcasing Rajon Rondo for trade

When the Boston Celtics announced that Rajon Rondo would indeed be returning this weekend from an ACL injury he suffered almost a full calendar year ago, many assumed that they were showcasing him for a trade. There has been Rondo trade talk hanging around Boston since well before his ACL injury last January, but the Celtics have yet to entertain those trade rumors as they’ve been...

Rajon Rondo finally set to make his season debut for the Celtics

Rondo tore his ACL last January and hasn't played since No one expected the Boston Celtics, with a new coach -- in Brad Stevens -- and a host of new players after an active offseason, to be very good this season. Outside of isolated four-game and three-game winning streaks, the Celtics have followed that prediction to a tee, and have even lost nine of their last...

Rajon Rondo’s First Bucket of The 2013-14 NBA Season

Perhaps Rajon Rondo hasn’t lost a step after missing 38 ball games. The floor general has returned in Boston, watch Rondo score his first basket off a sweet behind-the-back ball fake to a finger roll layup. Two words for the truly missed Rondo ‘Stay Healthy’ young fella.  The post Rajon Rondo’s First Bucket of The 2013-14 NBA Season appeared first on Basketball Bicker.

Rondo to be limited to 18-20 minutes in return

Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo is still expected to play Friday against the Los Angeles Lakers, although he would be limited to 18-20 minutes according to coach Brad Stevens. Stevens, who would not say if Rondo was in fact going to play Friday, did have Rondo on the bench dressed in uniform on Wednesday night. However, Stevens made it clear after Boston's 88-83 win over Toronto...

Rajon Rondo Returns From ACL Injury

BOSTON, MA– Superstar point guard Rajon Rondo came back against the Celtics biggest rival last night in the Los Angeles Lakers. The teams are only a combined 29-52 though and the Celtics fell 107-104. The return of Rondo was a relief for Celtics fans who saw Derrick Rose of the Bulls sit out the entire […]

Rondo to Make His Debut Against The Lakers

Rondo’s back. Danny Ainge announces that barring any setbacks today, Rajon Rondo is expected to play in tomorrow's game against the Lakers. — Boston Celtics (@celtics) January 16, 2014

Rajon Rondo, Celtics Encounter Lakers Squad Sorting Through Mess Without Kobe Bryant

BOSTON — The two teams that meet on the parquet floor at TD Garden on Friday won’t be very good. But only one of them looks to be an outright mess. Once a plucky group that rallied together while Kobe Bryant began the season on the shelf, the Los Angeles Lakers have devolved into one of the least fun-to-watch teams in the NBA. Matters came to a head Wednesday, when shot-happy...

Lakers-Celtics Preview

A seemingly lackluster renewal of the greatest rivalry in NBA history will now get plenty of attention. Rajon Rondo playing with the Boston Celtics for the first time in nearly a year would provide a jolt to Friday night's game against the Los Angeles Lakers in a matchup of storied franchises having dreadful seasons. The Lakers being in Boston is generally a hot ticket, but...
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