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7:10 p.m.: With Rondo, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce all reportedly drawing trade talk, two members of of the Celtics definitely will not suit up Friday for the Celtics. Ray Allen is sick and Jermaine O'Neal is contemplating season-ending surgery on his left wrist, forcing both veterans out for the game. Brandon Bass and Mickael Pietrus as slated to started in their place. The mostly healthy Nets counter with their own smallish lineup, with 6-foot-5 DeShawn Stevenson listed at small forward. The projected starting lineups are below. Nets Brook Lopez Kris Humphries DeShawn Stevenson Marshon Brooks Deron Williams Celtics Kevin...
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Move over Linsanity, it's time for Rondomination! Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo dominated all areas of the stat sheet in Boston's victory over the New York Knicks, with 18 points, 17 rebounds, and 20 assists. Rondo's highlights and post-game interview are included in the video above.
According to the Elias Sports Bureau, Rondo's triple-double was the first since...
As March 1st and the beginning of the trade season looms large, the Celtics have been littered with potential trade rumors, some leaving Celtics fans with visions of a young athletic team dancing in their heads. Today’s rumors breaking out in Celtic Nation: Rajon Rondo “aggressively being shopped” by Boston, from ESPN Boston: Boston is [...]
The NBA trade deadline is approaching, and the Celtics are expected by some to be heavily involved. It sounds like that if they are involved, it will be as a seller. ESPN.com reports that the C's "aggressively" trying to trade All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo. According to the ESPN report, the Celtics "find Rondo's personality to be too high-maintenance and...
We’ve heard the whispers for a while now about the Celtics being open to trading Rajon Rondo. But suddenly the whispers have become straight up yelling. The Celtics are an older team that desperately wants to get younger and it seems counterproductive to move arguably your best player who also happens to be young. But according ESPN’s Chris Broussard, the sudden push for the...
After what happened today, the Boston Celtics should be taking Rajon Rondo off the trading block right away. The Celtics' point guard went off on the New York Knicks, having an amazing triple-double with 18 points, 20 assists, and 17 rebounds as they won in overtime, 115-111.Rondo had his second straight triple-double to avoid Linsanity in his return to Boston. Rondo came...
ESPN’s Chris Broussard has reported this morning that the Boston Celtics are “Aggressively” trying to trade Rajon Rondo. That is, of course, according to Broussard’s infamous “Sources”. There have already been a few Rondo related trade rumors in the first half of the lockout shortened NBA season, but according to this report, the Celtics are [...]
Blow-outs are boring. Who needs 'em?
As we (and our Twitter followers) were applauding the stat lines of Rajon Rondo (15 points, 11 rebounds, 10 assists) and Chris Wilcox (13 rebounds, 2 steals) from the comfort of a 15-point lead with 2:27 remaining in this game, the Bucks slapped us back to reality with a 13-0 run. Suddenly, a game that appeared locked-up required four...
A lot of news has been going on lately around Boston Celtics' point guard, Rajon Rondo. As reports have said, Rondo has been a headcase for the C's as he has had troubles numerous times with head coach Doc Rivers before. Since last season or so, Rondo has shown that he could be the future of this team and has already established himself as one of the top point guards...
Rajon Rondo had his second triple-double in three games, spoiling Harvard grad Jeremy Lin's return to Boston on Sunday and leading the Boston Celtics to a 115-111 overtime victory over the New York Knicks.
Rondo had 18 points, 20 assists and a career-high 17 rebounds, and Paul Pierce scored 34 - including a 3-pointer with 4.9 seconds left in regulation to send the game into...
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Rajon Rondo is reportedly on the trading block once again. In related news, the sun rose in the East this morning.
With trade rumors swirling, Rondo led the Boston Celtics to victory last night, while recording a triple double along the way (his third of the season.)
According to ESPN, the C’s front-office no longer wants Rajon largely because...
Despite Rajon Rondo’s triple double, Celtics forced to stave off Milwaukee rally in final two minutes
How's that for some Sunday afternoon fun?
The Celtics beat the Knicks 115-111 in OT, behind a monster triple-double by Rajon Rondo and clutch shooting by Paul Pierce.
Rondo tallied 18 points, 17 rebounds and 20 assists in 48 minutes. Magic Johnson is the only other guy in league history to go at least 17-17-17 (per John Hollinger). He was brilliant. Yes, he missed a lot...
Doc Rivers shot down the Rajon Rondo trade rumors and discussed the possibility of Jermaine O’Neal having wrist surgery that he may not come back from. Gerald Green discussed his weekend at the D League All-Star game before the Nets’ loss to the Celtics.