Rajon Rondo didn't have much to say about watching during clutch again. Obviously wants to be on floor but knows it won't always happen.
Love the idea of playing Rajon Rondo as a floater from the FT line and just above blocks. Such a threatening place to cut, catch and turn.
Rick Carlisle says he is encouraging Rajon Rondo to push the ball more for Dallas to avoid going against as many set defenses
Boston Celtics with multiple triple-doubles... Larry Bird Rajon Rondo Antoine Walker Paul Pierce Evan Turner Yep, that's the whole list.
Since acquiring Rajon Rondo (12/20-03/23), the Mavs are 25-19. Offense: 103.5 PP/100 (13th) Defense: 101.7 PP/100 (14th) in those 44 games
Dunks in back-to-back games for Rajon Rondo!!!
Rick Carlisle on his pregame quizzes for Rajon Rondo: "Well, it's not as much fun as a game of Connect Four."
"I'm a lot more comfortable. The ball's in my hands a little bit more the last couple of games and we're making plays.'' -- Rajon Rondo
Rajon Rondo with 11 pts & 13 assists. 2nd most assists with Dallas & first point-assist double-double since Dec. 22 vs Atlanta
Rajon Rondo says Rick Carlisle called him into the coach's office before the game and quizzed him on the offense. Rondo passed the test.
Final: Mavs 119, Thunder 115 Chandler Parsons 31 points, 10-14 FG Rajon Rondo 11 points, 13 assists
I thought Rick Carlisle was blowing smoke with his Rajon Rondo praise after last game. It'd be legit tonight.
End 3Q:Mavs 92, Thunder 92 Chandler Parsons 25 points, 8-12 FG Dirk 19 points, 7-12 FG Rajon Rondo 7 pts, 11 assists Westbrook 18-6-11
Hitting buzzer-beating 30-footers is just what Rajon Rondo does.
Rajon Rondo's poor shooting doesn't matter if he can get Mavs out running. He's done that really well so far tonight.
Russell Westbrook (eight) and Rajon Rondo (seven) were responsible for every first quarter assist.
End 1Q: Thunder 29, Mavs 27. Russell Westbrook 7 points, 8 assists Rajon Rondo 0 points, 7 assists Chandler Parsons 10 points
Russell Westbrook has eight first quarter assists. Rajon Rondo has seven. No one else in the game has one.
Two fouls on Rajon Rondo is trouble. Russell Westbrook already has 6 assists.
Rajon Rondo is putting on a passing clinic. 6 dimes in 6+ minutes.
Doc Rivers on Rajon Rondo: "He’s got an amazing amount of passion and he is a ssssmmmaaarrrttt player. I mean, smart."
Doc Rivers on Rajon Rondo: "Rondo is strong-willed, but he’s a good kid and I think people get that mixed up."
"I told him a long time ago he should go into politics. He’d win all of the debates.’’ -- Doc Rivers on Rajon Rondo
Rajon Rondo: "I think this is the best I've been, as far as the playcalling, since I've been here. ... I knew the right plays to call."
Mavericks up 59-48 and Rajon Rondo going to free-throw line. Bit of a rough patch here for Clippers.
Always thought Elfrid Payton had some Rajon Rondo in his game. Generally, that's a compliment. Tonight (3-for-13 FTs) not so much.