Found November 01, 2012 on Celtics Life:
PLAYERS: Doc Rivers
Rondo on Wade: "I didn't have any dirty plays like he's had in the past."— Ben Rohrbach (@brohrbach) November 1, 2012 Doc Rivers basically said the same thing earlier today, pointing to when Wade threw Rondo down with this - injuring his elbow and forcing him to play on one arm. I used this video courtesy dru from the comments in the last video but I'm going to put it up again anyway. It's just so damning.
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