In his rookie season, he lacked on his jump shot which resulted in him to the basket for a teardrop or layup. As the mid-season approached, his numbers began to increase, which earned him an selection. March 4, 2016, at the , sports. They have merit, but throwing them out in front of the media forces their teammates to read about their supposed inferiority and lack of passion. New York Knicks have spoken with free agent point guard Rajon Rondo, league sources told Basketball Insiders.
New Orleans is so far not rushing him back into full action but they have outscored opponents by 12. Do you think Wade and Butler with their public outburst showed more maturity than Rondo? Plus, rumour is that he and Boogie are tight so that can only be a positive for the team. He played a crucial role in leading the team to a 2-0 series lead over the Celtics in the first round of the playoffs, but missed the rest of the series — and watched his team blow that 2-0 lead — due to a hand injury. Though Rondo was sidelined with a fractured thumb and torn wrist ligament after just two postseason games, his contributions were eye-opening. The Charlotte Hornets and Washington Wizards and Oklahoma City Thunder, if Enes Kanter counts already have two Big Blue alumni on their roster, and there still are a few former Wildcats searching for their next team. Then we heard the awful news that they were considering signing Rajon Rondo.
Rondo posted his sixth triple-double of the season with 20 assists in an overtime win against the Hawks on April 11. Retrieved on July 14, 2009. Rondo only recorded three assists before he was ejected. The Mavs emptied the chamber during the Rondo trade in a last ditch attempt to put title level talent around. March 3, 2016, at the , sports.
. Bulls were looking like they were going to beat the Celtics until rondo got injured. Retrieved on July 13, 2009. I'm just saying that if I had to bet on Rondo in later rounds of my draft - I'd probably choose among many other candidates. Because they felt they had a voice as a young player, and for us that was important. January 15, 2016, at the , espn. On February 2, 2014, in a 96—89 win over the , Rondo recorded his first double-double since his injury 19 points, 10 assists.
Yet here we are, almost a year later, where Rondo has won over the hearts of many fans. On December 2, he recorded 19 assists and 12 rebounds against the. External links Wikimedia Commons has media related to. New Orleans reportedly with the Pistons about. He took them under his wing in a lot of ways, and he was responsible for a lot of the good things that came from them.
He made his successful return from injury and to the starting lineup in a road win against the. In his year he had a career-high 12 assists against , despite playing just 23 minutes, and 25 points against. Rondo played two years of for the before he was drafted 21st overall by the in the. Mavs Derailed 2014 season, gave up 2015 pick and promising young players, botched last chance for Dirk to win a title. Three days later, Rondo scored 30 points along to go with 15 assists in a road loss to the.
In a home win against the , Rondo led the team to tie a franchise record with 18 straight wins. Time, a little research, and some introspection got me over my initial reactions. Well, the organization would be dumb not to. March 4, 2016, at the , , accessed March 25, 2010. In a game against the , Rondo suffered a lower back injury late in the third quarter, forcing him to miss the next four games. Stringer, Peter May 8, 2007. I was close minded on Rondo.
He is embracing being a mentor. Rondo made his playoff debut on April 20, 2008 against the Atlanta Hawks and finished the game with 15 points, 9 assists and 2 steals. Then they went ahead and did the damned thing. Well, yes, Rondo was good for fantasy purposes in Sactos and that's actually the only season when he mattered. However, the Celtics were defeated in seven games in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Surrounded by , and , he quickly became a steady, consistent player.
The team finished the season as the second seed in the Eastern Conference, although they entered without their injured All-Star power forward Kevin Garnett. Two days later, he had 20 assists and 10 rebounds in a 129—128 double-overtime loss to the Hornets, thus recording 10 or more assists in 12 straight games, a Sacramento record. Rondo's fantasy value would be much better elsewhere. Rondo struggled to fit in the Mavericks' system, and he often butted heads with head coach. He set a record for most steals in single-season, with a total of 87 steals in his freshman year and made at least one steal in every game. I see the stuff about Rondo that has been said, and I contrast that to what those closest to him say and how this team responds to him on and off the court they respond favorably.
This streak was still considered active and resumed at the beginning of the 2012—13 regular season. After breaking his right hand in a 126—117 win over the Trail Blazers on November 14, Rondo was ruled out for four to five weeks. One saving grace at the time was that it was effectively a one-year deal. On November 18, he recorded his fourth triple-double of the season with 12 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists in a 103—97 loss to the. The receiving team could then cut Rondo and get that number off their 2017-18 books. I don't believe they're going to mess with his role. During the All-Star break, he was selected to play on the Sophomore Team in the.