Originally written on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 9/16/13
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When Rajon Rondo had ACL re-construction in mid-February, we knew there was a chance that he would not be ready in time for the season opener. However, both Rondo and the Celtics have been adamant in making sure to not set a timetable for his recovery. Therefore, most Celtics fans have held on to hope that Rondo may in fact be good to go on October 30th. But according to A. Sherrod Blakely, it's just about time to put those hopes on ice. Although it's important to note that Blakely does not close the door completely. Shortly after Rondo's injury, Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge stated that Rondo would be back for the start of the season. While there hasn't been a delay in his recovery, Rondo's timetable looks more and more like he will miss all of the preseason as well as some regular season games. Stevens said no timetable has been set for Rondo's return, adding that he had not inquired about Rondo's return in the past couple of weeks. Personally I'm ...
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