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Report: Jermaine O’Neal ‘Highly Intrigued’ About Joining Mavericks

Jermaine O’Neal looked like he was hanging up the sneakers at the beginning of the 2014-15 season. But the chance to join a loaded Dallas Mavericks team could convince the big man to make a comeback. O’Neal is “highly intrigued” about the possibility of signing with the Mavericks after the team acquired point guard Rajon Rondo in a trade with...
Via NESN.com
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Boston Celtics at Miami Heat game preview

TV: SUN SPORTS TIME: COVERAGE BEGINS AT 5:30 PM Facing the worst team in the Western Conference, the Boston Celtics fared well in their first game since trading star Rajon Rondo. With perhaps their new additions available against a somewhat tougher opponent Sunday night, the Celtics look for a season-high fourth straight victory while trying to extend the Miami Heat's worst home...
Via AP on Fox
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Celtics-Heat Preview

Facing the worst team in the Western Conference, the Boston Celtics fared well in their first game since trading star Rajon Rondo. With perhaps their new additions available against a somewhat tougher opponent Sunday night, the Celtics look for a season-high fourth straight victory while trying to extend the Miami Heat's worst home skid in seven seasons. A day after sending the four...
Via AP on Fox
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Boston Celtics at Miami Heat game preview

TV: SUN SPORTS TIME: COVERAGE BEGINS AT 5:30 PM Facing the worst team in the Western Conference, the Boston Celtics fared well in their first game since trading star Rajon Rondo. With perhaps their new additions available against a somewhat tougher opponent Sunday night, the Celtics look for a season-high fourth straight victory while trying to extend the Miami Heat's worst home...
Via Fox Sports Florida
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Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics have the 8th seed

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. It’s hard to gauge Boston’s true potential after Game 1 of the post-Rondo era — it was the basement-dwelling Minnesota Timberwolves on the opposite sideline after all — but there’s something to be said...
Via Red's Army
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Help Me, Rondo

Analyzing the Rajon Rondo trade, and what’s Boston’s next move? Four-time All Star point guard Rajon Rondo was traded to Dallas on Thursday along with Dwight Powell in exchange for Jae Crowder, Brandan Wright, Jameer Nelson, a protected first-round pick, and a second round pick in 2016. During Rondo’s 8-¼ seasons as a Celtic, he averaged 11.0 points (47.3 FG, 25.2 3Pt, 61...
Via The Lottery Mafia
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Video: Celtics introduce the new batch of temporary Celtics

The Celtics introduced Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson, and Brandan Wright Friday night following the Celtics win over the Wolves. Not exactly 34, 5, and 20 huh? Nice numbers. So we can't entice free agents with a contending team or warm weather, but they can get high taxes and their choice of numbers in the 60's, 70's, 80's and 90's.Next year will mark 1 championship in 30 years for...
Via Celtics Life
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The dust has settled: 10 thoughts on the Rajon Rondo trade

"That's all we got for Rondo??"My initial reaction to the Celtics trade of Rajon Rondo was probably similar to most of yours: disappointment. 20 or so hours later, that disappointment remains, but there are also many other thoughts. Instead of writing an organized, neat column laying them all out in some kind of order that makes sense -- I decided to go stream of consciousness with...
Via Celtics Life
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As you have already heard, three players are coming to Boston by way of Dallas in the Rajon Rondo trade. Brandan Wright, Jameer Nelson and Jae Crowder will be the newest players to don Celtics green. Here's what you should know about each player:Brandan Wright-Position: Center-Age: 27 years old-Drafted 8th overall by the Charlotte Bobcats in the 2007 NBA Draft (traded to the Golden...
Via Celtics Life
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Was Brandan Wright REALLY the important piece in the Rondo deal?

Yesterday, the Dallas Mavericks acquired point guard Rajon Rondo from the Boston Celtics. In my eyes this is a trade that popped up from nowhere, but we all knew Rondo would get traded before the deadline if Danny Ainge could help it. Let’s overlook the whole trade real quick. Trade: Dallas Mavericks get: PG Rajon Rondo PF Dwight Powell Boston Celtics get: C/PF Brandan Wright SF...
Via The Front Office News
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Rajon Rondo Traded To The Dallas Mavericks For 3 Players, Picks

Rajon Rondo is headed to Dallas after the Boston Celtics have traded him for three-players and several draft picks. Here’s the workings of the deal: Sources tell ESPN.com that the Celtics and the Mavericks have an agreement in principle to send the All-Star point guard to Dallas for Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson and draft […] The post Rajon Rondo Traded To The Dallas...
Via Diehardsport
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Important Details from the Rajon Rondo Trade

Rajon Rondo is on his way to Dallas, and while one group of Celtics fans reaches for the tissue box and another is ready to buy a round for everyone at the bar to celebrate, it’s back to work for Danny Ainge and the rest of Boston’s front office. Regardless of where you fall on the trade that sent the polarizing point guard over to the Western Conference, it’s done, and it...
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Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics feared Rondo wouldn’t re-sign

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. You had to know this was coming. The timing and the modest return for a four-time All-Star may have staggered you a bit, but this has been a fait accompli from the time the Celtics were unable to even be a viable...
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Preview: Wolves at Celtics

The Boston Celtics have finally cut the last remaining tether to their NBA Championship in 2008. Rajon Rondo is gone. Now in full-rebuild mode, the Celtics look for their third consecutive victory Friday night when they face the Minnesota Timberwolves, who seek their first win in Boston in almost a decade. Rondo and forward Dwight Powell were dealt to Dallas on Thursday in exchange...
Via AP on Fox
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Timberwolves-Celtics Preview

The Boston Celtics have finally cut the last remaining tether to their NBA Championship in 2008. Rajon Rondo is gone. Now in full-rebuild mode, the Celtics look for their third consecutive victory Friday night when they face the Minnesota Timberwolves, who seek their first win in Boston in almost a decade. Rondo and forward Dwight Powell were dealt to Dallas on Thursday in exchange...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Mavericks: Acquire Rajon Rondo From Celtics

The Celtics have finally found a trade partner for Rajon Rondo. Boston has traded Rondo (and Dwight Powell) to the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson, a 2015 1st round pick that will turn into a 2016 1st rounder due to protections, and a 2016 2nd rounder, according to multiple reports. Boston will send Rajon Rondo and Dwight Powell to Dallas...
Via Standing O Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

AP Source: Celtics trade Rondo to Mavericks

BOSTON (AP) A person with knowledge of the deal says the Boston Celtics have agreed to trade four-time all-star point guard Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks. The Celtics will get Jae Crowder, Brandan Wright, Jameer Nelson and two draft picks, said the person who spoke on the condition of anonymity Thursday night because the trade was not official yet. The deal gives Dallas a...
Via AP on Fox
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Boston Celtics trade Rajon Rondo to Dallas Mavericks for Brandan Wright, Jameer Nelson, First-Round Pick

BOSTON – Yet another era has ended for the Boston Celtics, as Rajon Rondo is heading to the Dallas Mavericks
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo Traded to the Dallas Mavericks

The Boston Celtics are in the process of finalizing a deal to send Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks, according to league sources. Sources tell ESPN.com that the Celtics and the Mavericks have an agreement in principle to send the All-Star point guard to Dallas for Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson and a future first- and second-round draft pick. ESPN The post Rajon Rondo...
Via Hooped Up
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Boston Celtics trade Rajon Rondo to Dallas Mavericks

Rajon Rondo is headed to the Dallas Mavericks.(Photo/Getty Images)Rumors of the Boston Celtics shopping Rajon Rondo around to other NBA teams have been on-going for the past few season, but picked up steam over the past few weeks. Now, a deal has been done. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Celtics have sent Rondo, along with Dwight Powell to the Dallas Mavericks...
Via Mill City Sports
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Rajon Rondo traded to Dallas Mavericks

The competition in the Western Conference just went up a notch. The Boston Celtics and the Dallas Mavericks have reportedly agreed to a trade that will send all-star point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas for Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson and a future first- and second-round draft pick. Rondo will be a free agent at the end of the season. The Lakers were interested...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo traded to Dallas

The Rajon Rondo era in Boston is over BREAKING: Celtics agree in principle to deal sending Rajon Rondo to Dallas for Wright, Nelson, Crowder & 2 picks. (via @ESPNSteinLine) — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) December 18, 2014 According to Woj: Boston will send Rajon Rondo and Dwight Powell to Dallas for Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jamar Nelson, 2015 first-round and future...
Via Red's Army
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Boston Celtics Agree in Principle to Trade Rajon Rondo to Mavericks

General Manager Danny Ainge has agreed in principle to send Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks in return for Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson, a future first-, and second-round pick.
Via CLNS Radio
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Reports: Celtics Agree To Trade Rajon Rondo To Mavericks For Three Players, Picks

The last remaining piece of the Boston Celtics’ 2008 championship squad reportedly has played his final game in green. The Celtics and Dallas Mavericks have reached an agreement that will sent Rajon Rondo to Dallas in exchange for point guard Jameer Nelson, center Brandan Wright and forward Jae Crowder, multiple news outlets reported Thursday night. ESPN’s Marc Stein was the...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics Trade Rajon Rondo to Dallas Mavericks

The Boston Celtics have agreed to trade Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks.  In return, Boston will receive Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson, a 2015 1st round pick and a future 2nd round pick. Rondo will now lead a Mavericks offense that features Dirk Nowitzki, Monta Ellis, Chandler Parsons and Tyson Chandler.  Yikes.  That is one of the best starting 5 I remember...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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