Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/14

LEXINGTON, KY - JANUARY 22: Rajon Rondo #4 of Kentucky shoots the ball around the reach of Glen Davis #34 of LSU during the game on January 22, 2005 at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 89-58. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange BOSTON – His team was down in the early minutes of the second half Wednesday night, but Celtics coach Doc Rivers wasn't overly concerned. "I liked the pace. I liked the tempo," Rivers said, after the Celtics, getting Rajon Rondo back after his two-game league suspension, got hot in the third quarter and wound up cruising to a 104-94 victory over the Timberwolves. "I didn't know what was going to happen but I liked where we were at," Rivers said. "You just felt if we kept playing that way then we had a very good chance to win." Boston was down by four at the half and trailed 61-58 when Minnesota's Malcolm Lee scored with 7:29 left in the third. The Celtics then went on a 9-0 run over a 1:57 span, the last five coming from Jason Terry, and had the lead for good. Rondo, suspended for starting the fracas with Kris Humphries and the Nets last week, scored 17 points (13 in the second half) and dished out 11 assists. He started a new streak of d...
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