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Despite Boston general manager Danny Ainge’s protestations to the contrary, the Celtics are still reportedly shopping point guard Rajon Rondo around the league. With two weeks until the NBA’s trade deadline, don’t expect rumors about Rondo’s future to stop any time soon. Ainge has said otherwise, but two of our sources also claim the Celtics would love to unload Rondo while his value is still sky high. On Thursday Ainge told WEEI radio in Boston the following about the 26-year-old: “He’s our best player, he’s the most important part of our future. There’s no way we’re actively trying to trade Rondo. That (makes) no sense, no logical sense.” While Ainge may say that publicly, the reality behind the scenes is very different. The big problem Boston has with Rondo is his high-maintenance personality. He has had frequent clashes with head coach Doc Rivers and that could be a long-term distraction for the future. The Celtics aren’t title contenders right now, and with their current rost...
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