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Rajon Rondo calls coach Brad Stevens a "great leader," easy to play hard for

Besides developing all of its young players, the biggest thing to keep an eye on in Boston is going to be what happens to Rajon Rondo.You already know the score. He's in a contract year, coming off another injury, in the middle of his prime, on a rebuilding team. Add all that up and you get a giant question mark. What will Rondo do? He says he wants to be in Boston, but will...
Via Celtics Life
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Rajon Rondo Participates In Light Contact Drills At Celtics Practice

BOSTON — An opening-night return is looking more and more likely for Rajon Rondo. Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens said before Wednesday’s preseason finale that Rondo is “progressing well” and has begun to take some light contact in practice. “He’ll continue to do a little bit more in practice,” Stevens said. “Did a little bit more (Tuesday). Anytime that...
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Rondo working on dribbling drills in practice; Opening night still in question

Rajon Rondo works on his dribbling skills with coaching associate/head video coordinator Kwame Graves.— Boston Celtics (@celtics) October 21, 2014 The swirl over the last few days has been that Rajon Rondo may be ready to go for opening night. While dribbling drills in practice are far from being prepared for full on NBA action, but this is an encouraging...
Via Celtics Life
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Injury Update: Rajon Rondo could be ready come opening night

The Boston Celtics head into Wednesday's game against the Brooklyn Nets with a record of 4-3 on the preseason. Coming off a 25-win season, the Celtics need to improve mainly on the offensive end of the court, where they averaged just 96.2 points per game last season. There's good news on the injury front, as veteran guard Rajon Rondo is progressing nicely and could be ready...
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Brad Stevens says it's possible Rajon Rondo could play opening night, Rondo isn't so sure

Reports from the Celtics practice today in Waltham:Brad Stevens says Rajon Rondo is progressing well and could begin contact drills as early as next week.— Boston Celtics (@celtics) October 20, 2014#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: a chance Rajon Rondo could be cleared for contact by end of week, opening night still possible.— Scott Souza (@scott_souza) October 20, 2014Rondo had a...
Via Celtics Life
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo could be back for opening night

Brad Stevens says Rajon Rondo is progressing well and could begin contact drills as early as next week. — Boston Celtics (@celtics) October 20, 2014 #celtics Head Coach Brad Stevens says it’s possible @RajonRondo could play opening night. — Scott Sullivan (@SullyBunz) October 20, 2014 Nice bit of news coming out of Celtics practice today.  The...
Via Red's Army
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Rondo still hopes to return ahead of schedule

Via Boston.comWe all know about Rajon Rondo’s competitive fire, especially during the rehab of his torn ACL last season. He pushed to get back as soon as possible and was doing basketball activities sooner than most expected.Much like last season, Rondo is already doing his best to be ready to go sooner rather than later in his recovery from off season surgery to repair the broken...
Via Celtics Life
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics: What to do with Rajon Rondo?

The Boston Celtics are again left with the question of what to do about their once star point guard. Notice the once. Rajon Rondo hasn’t played a full season since 2009-2010, where he started 81 games for Doc Rivers and company. Since then, the 28-year-old PG’s games per season has been on steady a decrease as injuries have become an issue. After playing in only 53 games in the...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo Shares Connect Four Secret, Halloween Costume In Twitter Q&A

With a hand injury preventing him from suiting up for the Boston Celtics, Rajon Rondo has had a bit of free time on his hands. So, the point guard decided to hold an impromptu Q&A session Tuesday night on Twitter. Rondo fielded a dozen or so questions from fans, covering his taste in TV, music, food and Boston sports. He also offered his take (kind of) on the recently announced...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Celtics asking price for Rondo is 'sky high'

Teams looking to acquire the services of Rajon Rondo will have to be willing to pony up one heck of a trade package. That’s according to Grantland’s Zach Lowe, who wrote Tuesday that the Boston Celtics aren’t looking to deal their star point guard for anything short of top dollar. “Boston has gauged the market for both over the last year or so, and its expected price for...
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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