Found December 07, 2012 on Celtics Life:
Rondo
According to Lakers beat reporter Dave McMenamin, the Los Angeles Lakers were watching the Celtics-76ers game in the locker room before their game against the Thunder tonight and were impressed by Rajon Rondo's near triple-double in the first half (he went on to secure the triple-double in the 3rd quarter). Dwight Howard chimed in that "the game just comes easy to him:" The Lakers' locker room is enthralled watching Rajon Rondo's near triple-double in the first half. DH: "The game just comes easy to him" — Dave McMenamin (@mcten) December 8, 2012 Maybe Dwight is considering playing with Rondo once he is a free agent, as he has seemed to imply that leaving the Lakers could be an option if he doesn't win a ring this year.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Video: Celtics Locker Room Report: Rondo Comes Back, But Doesn’t Want to Talk About It

Rajon Rondo came back form a two-game suspension to lead the Celtics over the Timberwolves with his 14th double-double of the night, recording 17 points and 11 assists. While there is a lot to talk about the Celtics’ PG, he didn’t have much to say after the game. Doc Rivers had a lot more to [...]

Oh Boy, Dwight Howard Is Calling Out Kobe

So as it turns out, Howard called out Kobe on the court  during their loss against the Rockets. Apparently Kobe has been late on his rotations, and Dwight doesn’t like that. Reporters asked him about yesterday: “I don’t have a problem with saying anything to anybody, and it should be that way….We have to be able to talk to each other. We’re a team. We’re a family. And...

Video: Rajon Rondo continues to fuel Celtics woes.

The Boston Celtics continue to struggle in the middle of the Eastern Conference. A recent series of missteps by temperamental point guard Rajon Rondo has done nothing to elevate their cause. In their 95-94 overtime loss to Philadelphia on Friday, Rondo flubbed what should have been a game-winning scenario.  Please Click Here To Watch A Video Of Rondo's Key Mistake.

Turner takes over, Sixers overcome Rondo triple-double, beat Boston

PHILADELPHIA -- Rajon Rondo picked up another triple-double, but the Philadelphia 76ers picked up the win. Evan Turner, despite missing nine of his previous 10 shots, swished a 13-foot jumper with 3.9 seconds left in overtime to lift the Sixers past the Boston Celtics, 95-94, Friday night at the Wells Fargo Center. "I was just trying to get to my sweet spot on the court...

Regret and disapointment in Boston Celtics loss

Paul Pierce and the Celtics were losers on Friday night Rajon Rondo had a triple-double by the time the third quarter was over, but you would not have been able to tell from his post-game comments. “I should have took the layup,” said Rondo after he missed a game-winning opportunity slipping while taking a jump-shot. “I tried to make a plant and just slipped.” As an aside...

Boston Celtics News from Around the Web: Daily Links for Thursday, 12/6

Celtics 104, Timberwolves 94 Boston Globe Boston Herald (AP) CSNNE ESPN Boston WEEI Boston Globe Brandon Bass spurs Celtics over Timberwolves in the second half – Amalie Benjamin looks at what the C’s power forward did to help get the win. Boston Herald Rajon Rondo earns an assist - The Boston offense ran smoothly with Rondo’s return [...]

Dwight Howard Tries Out Ghost Hunting In New Foot Locker Ad

Similar to Ricky Rubio and backyard wrestling, Dwight Howard gives ghost hunting a try in this new Foot Locker x adidas commercial:

Kevin Durant: Kobe Bryant's an 'old fart'

Oklahoma City star Kevin Durant, who is now at 10,517 career points after scoring 36 in the Thunder's 114-108 victory over the Lakers Friday night, remembers growing up and watching Kobe Bryant dominate.  “I didn't really get to see a lot of Jordan in his prime,” said Durant, who then playfully took a jab at Bryant. “But seeing Kobe, I know he's an old fart.”...

Did Doc calling the Celtics soft help light a fire underneath them?

It's been eight days, and three games, since Doc Rivers called his team soft following their rather embarrassing loss at home against the Nets. Since then the team is 2-1, beating the Blazers by 18, losing in Milwaukee by 3 (both of these games without Rajon Rondo) and then beating the Timberwolves by 10 last night. More than just the results though, the team has played differently...

Thunder Survive Lakers Late Push, Win 114-108

When the Los Angeles Lakers traded for Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard, before the NBA campaign began; many longtime observers of the Association expected the franchise would be riding high all season. The club’s fortunes have yet to match those expectations; case in point; if the regular campaign ended on Friday night, the Lakers would not be in the Post Season mix; after falling...

Celtics Beat Wolves 104-94 In the Return of Stiemsma

The Celtics played their first game in five days as the Minnesota Timberwolves came to the TD Garden. This marked the first return of Greg Stiemsma coming back to Boston. While he wasn't the most important player last year, "Steamboat" quickly became a fan and team favorite due to his hard work and shot blocking ability. The night also marked the return of Rajon Rondo...

Awesome Los Angeles Lakers PhotoShop

I pounded on the Lakers yesterday, and I mine as well do it again. After all, I’m not a huge Kobe Bryant fan nor do I pretty much like anyone on the team. Dwight Howard, the whining baby who wanted out of Orlando, and Co. deserve this sh$t. Thanks to TerezOwens for the picture….

Captain Paul Pierce Talks Celtics In Recent Interview

In a recent interview with the folks over at WEEI, Paul Pierce offers his thoughts on the state of the Celtics, Rajon Rondo’s recent two-game suspension, Doc Rivers’ recent “soft” comments, and dishes what he plans to get former teammate Ray Allen for Christmas. Paul Pierce thinks that Wednesday’s win against the Timberwolves was the best [...]

Podcast: The Lakers (Literally) Cannot Trade Pau Gasol

From Dwight Howard's missed free throws to folks crying for Pau Gasol to be shipped out of Los Angeles, The Unsportsmanlike Conduct Show is back in full effect.The post Podcast: The Lakers (Literally) Cannot Trade Pau Gasol appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.

Video: Five NBA stars play 'Carol of the Bells' using basketballs

The NBA created this commercial to help advertise the special edition solid color jerseys that teams will be wearing on Christmas Day during games. The commericial features five NBA stars in the likes of Dwayne Wade, Carmelo Anthony, Joe Johnson, Russell Westbrook, and Dwight Howard to help promote it.Watch as the guys do a rendition of "Carol of the Bells" to the tune...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.