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Rajon Rondo is a two-time consecutive All-Star. He comes at the bargain price of $11 million per year, significantly less than market value for an All-NBA defender with the potential to lead the league in assists for the next six or seven years. He is presumably Boston’s future as well as its present, a curious amalgam of flaws and strengths unique within NBA history who will take the baton from the Big Three by next season, if he hasn’t officially done that already. But because of all that, he’s also Boston’s best trade bait.Which is why the Celtics are not necessarily looking to trade Rondo, but they are reportedly open to the possibility if the right trade comes along. (ESPN)While Boston is not shopping Rajon Rondo, it would be open to trading him in the right deal, sources say. The Celtics feel they need more scoring to take the load off Paul Pierce.This makes sense. Rondo, for everything he contributes to Boston’s wins, has a set of flaws — mainly shooting, but also a sometim...
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