Found December 13, 2011 on Red's Army:
Rondo
AP via Daylife.com Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here... highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. If Rondo is sincere when he acknowledges his need to change and grow, then the teams that have shied away from him in trade talks will feel like genuine fools in the coming years. But for now, there remains a cloud over Rondo’s reputation around the NBA. It is a cumulonimbus formation that, deserved or not, is the reason the New Orleans Hornets were willing to accept a pocketful of mumbles in exchange for Chris Paul. An All-Star point guard and various other Celtics merchandise were not good enough. The whispers that trailed Rondo out of Kentucky still are in his NBA wake. His intellect and heart are unquestioned, but there are times when he leaves on a temperamental journey — when his internal drive is unleashed on others with destructive force. “I’ve got to take myself out of the...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Relax on Rajon Rondo's attitude

Sports Illustrated The Boston media market is at it once again.  Notorious for blowing stories out of proportions and running stars out of town, the media has not stopped talking about rumors and second wind stories on Rajon Rondo.  The latest bulletin comes from Steve Bulpett from the Boston Herald:According to multiple sources, Rondo’s errors were being pointed out when he...

KG on Rondo: "His greatest gift is his greatest curse"

I really am going to miss Kevin Garnett when he's gone.  The man really can be a great interview.   Today on WEEI, KG spoke on a number of topics... but here's what he had to say on the #1 topic of December so far: Rajon Rondo:  I’ve grown to understand Shorty. His greatest gift is his greatest curse. We as players try to help him to understand that. Me, more...

Rajon Rondo Flips Out During Heat Playoff Series, Throws Bottle That Breaks Video Screen, Says New Report

Think back to last May, when the Boston Celtics and the "Big Four" were going up against the superteam Miami Heat in the second round of the playoffs. In what was a mostly forgettable series from a Celtics perspective, there was essentially one lasting memory -- that of Rajon Rondo appearing to gruesomely dislocate his left elbow, only to return later in the game and help...

There's still a little life left to the Rondo rumors

C'mon man.... You had to know better than to think Rajon Rondo mentions in connection with Chris Paul would die simply because the Celtics don't seem to have any other tradeable assets.  Paul has not reversed field regarding wanting out of New Orleans. Initially blessed with overriding leverage and exhilarating options, CP$’s, relocation program has narrowed to...

Upset Rondo smashed video screen during Heat series

Photo by Matthew Healey There's a reason that Rajon Rondo, Jeff Green and two first round picks weren't deemed good enough by the Hornets for Chris Paul. Rondo has some growing up to do, a topic explored in Steve Bulpett's column in this morning's Boston Herald. “I’ve got to take myself out of the equation,” Rondo said the other day. “It’s about the team...

A positive spin on Rondo revolution

If Rajon Rondo is telling the truth, the Celtics shouldn't trade him. Ever. If Rondo is sincere when he acknowledges...

Kevin Garnett: Rajon Rondo ‘probably the most hated’ player in the league

Kevin Garnett is not one to hide emotions, whether he is upset about losing games in Minnesota, furious with Charlie Villanueva for being Charlie Villanueva, angry at Channing Frye for standing near his personal space, disappointed by David Stern’s decision to compact training camp, or letting everyone know that anything is possible after winning an NBA title.So when Dennis ...

Story of Rondo rage from the Boston Celtics locker room

If you’ve wondered why there have been whispers of Rajon Rondo being on the trading block for about a year, we might have an example of why. (We’re not talking a Rondo for Chris Paul trade here, that is just smart basketball by the Celtics and Danny Ainge. The Celtics have listened to far more…

So after all that, here's how the Celtics roster looks

There have been so many rumors over the past few days, it's extremely difficult to keep track of what the Celtics actually have.  Here, with an assist from Chris Forsberg, is a look at the current Boston Celtics roster: Point guards: Rajon Rondo, Keyon Dooling Shooting guards: Ray Allen, Avery Bradley, E'Twaun Moore Small forwards: Paul Pierce, Jeff Green, Marquis...

Today's Celtics Links 12/13

Herald  A positive spin on Rondo revolution Jeff Green’s medical woes cause concern Brandon Bass fits in with Kevin Garnett, Celtics Heat: A lot less fanfare but more urgency Clippers back away from Chris Paul trade Delonte to sign with Mavericks Globe  Monday's Celtics practice report Paul still in limbo Danny Ainge making big plans for next summer Danny Ainge pleased...

Fiddlin' & Diddlin' - Daily Links 12/13

Herald  A positive spin on Rondo revolution Jeff Green’s medical woes cause concern Brandon Bass fits in with Kevin Garnett, Celtics Heat: A lot less fanfare but more urgency Clippers back away from Chris Paul trade Delonte to sign with Mavericks Globe  Monday's Celtics practice report Paul still in limbo Danny Ainge making big plans for next summer Danny Ainge pleased...
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.