Found August 19, 2013 on Players View:

Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo is not the most assertive person in the NBA.

Yet, his basketball acumen can not be overstated.

As talented as Rondo may be, he has now been assigned a leadership role that many feel that he will not be able to thrive in.

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