Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 9/11/12
The top two seeds have advanced again but today’s matchup might be a bit closer than the other two.  These two plays by Rajon Rondo were huge at different points during the playoffs, but both were clutch in different ways.  Keep in mind on the #14 seed, you’re voting for Rondo’s clutch three-pointer ONLY vs Philly, not the entire compilation.  I just didn’t make a new clip for the three alone, so just focus on that part only.  Either way, it should be a fun matchup. Seed #3 – Rondo’s Clutch Tap Pass to Pietrus: In the previous matchup, we saw Paul Pierce drill a clutch three to give the Celtics the Game 5 win at Miami.  That may not have been at all possible if not for one of Rondo’s greatest plays in his playoff career.  The Celtics were down by 6 with just about 6 minutes left in the game when Brandon Bass went up for his patented two-handed power slam.  Dwyane Wade had other ideas and executed a perfect block on Bass.  As the ball popped out to the free throw line, Rondo out-jumped
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