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Rajon Rondo took public transportation to home opener

Rajon Rondo may be a millionaire several times over, but that does mean he doesn’t recognize that the city of Boston has a brilliant public transit system. The Boston Celtics point guard, who apparently was a “nap time” decision for actually playing in Wednesday night’s season opener against the Brooklyn Nets, was photographed in an...Read More The post Rajon Rondo took...
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Kevin Garnett’s Bonds With Rajon Rondo, Boston Still Strong As Ever

BOSTON — To each his own. While Rajon Rondo napped, Kevin Garnett did some downward dog. With another emotional return to TD Garden looming, Garnett hit the yoga studio Wednesday morning. Whereas Rondo was looking to sleep off any lingering pain in his broken left hand, Garnett was simply trying to shake the nerves that come with his return to the city he called home for six seasons...
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Rajon Rondo to start Celtics’ opener

Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo is in the starting lineup for the team’s opener against the Brooklyn Nets. According to the Associated Press, coach Brad Stevens announced before Wednesday night’s contest that Rondo is ready to return from the broken hand that cost him most of training camp. Rondo has been out the last five weeks after breaking his left hand when he slipped...
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Rajon Rondo will play for Celtics in season opener against Nets

BOSTON — It’s official: Rajon Rondo is back. Celtics head coach Brad Stevens announced Wednesday that Rondo will in fact be in the lineup for Boston opens its regular season against the Brooklyn Nets at TD Garden. Rondo will start in his usual point guard spot after missing the entire preseason with a broken hand. Had he not been able to go, rookie Marcus Smart would have gotten...
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Ainge, 'Rondo has a lot to prove'

We might not know exactly when Rajon Rondo will return to the basketball floor, thought we should find out sometime around 4:30 today. What we do know is that when does return, he'll have a good deal to prove about his own worth. And perhaps no one believes that more, than Danny Aingevia Chris Forsberg, ESPN BostonCeltics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge has repeated...
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Boston Celtics: 2014 Season Preview

The first year outside of the Big Three era went about as well as expected. With stud point guard Rajon Rondo out for the first half of the year to a torn right ACL, the Boston Celtics struggled to piece together wins under new coach Brad Stevens. Boston finished just 25-57, good for the sxith overall pick in the draft, which the Celtics turned into guard Marcus Smart. While still...
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Rajon Rondo on playing opener: ‘When I wake up from my nap, I’ll let you know’

Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo said he will finalize his game status for Wednesday’s season opener against the Brooklyn Nets when he wakes up from his typical game-day nap. “When I wake up from my nap, I’ll let [reporters] know. Around 4:30,” Rondo said, via “If I sleep really really well tonight, and [Wednesday] afternoon with my nap, I’ll let you...
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Rondo: Garnett could play 'another two or three years'

WALTHAM, Mass. —  There will come a day, not so far into the future, that Kevin Garnett will hang up his sneakers for good. Rajon Rondo will believe that when he sees it. Rondo said one day before his Boston Celtics were set to open the regular season against Garnett’s Brooklyn Nets that he believes his former teammate still has plenty left in the tank. “I just appreciate...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Rondo will play quite a bit

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 he were to play as early as this week,” Stevens said, “I would probably play him in shorter stints but still play him quite a bit.” Chalk that up to one of the many lessons Stevens learned from his first...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo Says ’79 Percent’ Chance He’ll Play In Celtics Opener

Rajon Rondo might not be at 100 percent yet, but he’s being very specific about where he’s at on the percentage scale. The Boston Celtics point guard told reporters before Monday’s practice there’s a “79 percent” chance he’ll play in Wednesday’s regular-season opener against the Brooklyn Nets. Head coach Brad Stevens said Rondo will practice with the team today...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

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