HoopsHype Rajon Rondo Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: October 24, 2014 | 04:35 PM

Gary Washburn

#Celtics G Rajon Rondo made it through today's full contact practice with no glitches or setbacks. Could potentially play Wed vs #nets.

Chris Forsberg

Rajon Rondo engaged in his first full-contact practice four weeks after hand surgery as he eyes opening-night return: es.pn/1wqjQ70

Chris Forsberg

Rajon Rondo steals the (fashion) show at Tip-off Gala (es.pn/1sfxZyN), moves towards opening night return (espn.go.com/blog/boston/ce…)

Scott Souza

#Celtics captain Rajon Rondo probably did win team best fashion honors tonight for Shamrock Gala. #accessorize http://t.co/r3bOx6opCI

Chris Forsberg

Rajon Rondo comes in last and claims fashion title at Shamrock Gala. http://t.co/uLTFLfuQrL

Scott Souza

#Celtics captain Rajon Rondo said it was a good preseason, disappointed he couldn't join teammates on court, hopes to "very soon."

Kurt Helin

Marcus Smart will start at point guard for Celtics until Rajon Rondo gets healthy dlvr.it/7J7QyP

Scott Souza

#Celtics president Danny Ainge: Rajon Rondo will fit into ball movement of team fine. He has lot to prove and is anxious to go prove it.

Scott Souza

Speaking at tonight's #Celtics Shamrock event Danny Ainge said Rajon Rondo working to beat timetable back, but not sure about opener.

Chris Forsberg

Rajon Rondo on opening night? Says Brad Stevens: "Now it’s just a matter of getting clearance, really." es.pn/ZP6Nk7

Gary Washburn

HOF Reggie Miller said he doesn't see Rajon Rondo with #celtics past this season, especially is Marcus Smart develops.

Chris Forsberg

C's will ramp up contact activities with Rajon Rondo in coming days. Stevens on Rondo's padding: "He’s got almost a baseball mitt on there."

Marc D'Amico

Marcus Smart will start at point guard on Opening Night if Rajon Rondo cannot play, according to Brad Stevens.

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Chance Rajon Rondo will play in 1st game. Don't want to put % on it. I've been wrong in my predictions so far.

Chris Forsberg

Rajon Rondo engages in contact-esque activities. (via @KyleBrasseur) espn.go.com/blog/boston/ce…

Scott Souza

#Celtics Marcus Smart gets start at point guard tonight. Based on 'possibility' Rajon Rondo plays opening night, may be his last for awhile.

Sean Grande

Rajon Rondo is in uniform for pregame warm-ups for the Celtics but won't play tonight. He's "hopeful to play" in the opener next Wednesday.

Kyle Draper

In 15 mins on #Celtics PreGame Live, @celticsvoice goes 1on1 w Rajon Rondo. The Cs pt guard talks injury, season & Marcus Smart #CelticsTalk

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Rajon Rondo has been as close to full contact in practice as you can be w/o being cleared for full contact.

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Rajon Rondo doing more and more in practice. Any time he's come close to contact he has big pad on his hand.

Scott Souza

In @metrowestdaily blog read how #Celtics captain Rajon Rondo could be cleared for contact by week's end shar.es/1mUC4V

Royce Young

Brad Stevens on Rajon Rondo returning for opener: 'It's a possibility' cbsprt.co/1s2POAV http://t.co/i6uADvcKHw

Kurt Helin

Rajon Rondo could return from injury by regular-season opener dlvr.it/7Gn6vv

Emiliano Carchia

Celtics' Rajon Rondo to suit up for the opener against the Nets? sportando.com/en/usa/nba/138…

Kurt Helin

Rajon Rondo says the Celtics will “surprise a lot of people” dlvr.it/7GWtk9

Eric Pincus

If the point was that Kobe is something that rhymes with bass-pole - Kobe on Rajon Rondo "He's an [rhymes with bass-pole] like me"

Mike Mazzeo

Rajon Rondo not ruling out opener vs. #Nets es.pn/1rYeryE

A. Sherrod Blakely

Here's Rajon Rondo's thoughts on playing in the opener vs the #Nets. csnne.com/boston-celtics…

Scott Souza

#Celtics Monday practice report: Rajon Rondo a 'possibility' to play Opening Night (full column) shar.es/1mDwIK via @metrowestdaily

Scott Souza

#Celtics captain Rajon Rondo: It 'doesn't bother me at all' to catch, dribble ball with off hand right now.

Chris Forsberg

Rajon Rondo on potential to play on opening night: 'I don’t know... I don’t want to set goals; I just want to go as my hand heals."

Scott Souza

#Celtics captain Rajon Rondo said he's taken a couple bumps on his hand, but it's a far cry from having it nailed during a game.

Scott Souza

#Celtics captain Rajon Rondo said he's been most impressed with team's defense, 3-point shooting in preseason.

Scott Souza

#Celtics captain Rajon Rondo: this injury much different from last year in that have been able to run plays in preseason, will help return.

Scott Souza

#Celtics captain Rajon Rondo: don't want to put timetable on return, won't be sure about opening night until cleared for contact.

Marc D'Amico

Brad Stevens says Rajon Rondo is progressing well and could begin contact drills as early as next week.

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: a chance Rajon Rondo could be cleared for contact by end of week, opening night still possible.

Jay King

Even Rajon Rondo wondered why Marcus Smart passed up that wide open layup to find Marcus Thornton for 3.

Mark Murphy

Rajon Rondo on buying in to Brad Stevens and buying in partially to advanced metrics: tinyurl.com/q3pclu5

Emily Austen

You can tell by the look on @Rajon Rondo's face that this is going to be an awesome interview-> on.nba.com/1yIl2Ga http://t.co/osR9lvJEmk

Emily Austen

I just talked to @Rajon Rondo about his hand, leadership & getting back on the court. Stay tuned on #celtics.com for the exclusive interview.

Gary Dzen

Bill Simmons Thinks The Celtics Will Trade Rajon Rondo...to the Knicks? bit.ly/1uaWYou (link fixed) via @CelticsHub

Ryan Wolstat

Rajon Rondo just signed a fan’s prosthetic leg!

Sean Deveney

To be clear, the reason the market for a Rajon Rondo trade is "thin" is because, well, they haven't really tried to trade him.

Scott Souza

In @metrowestdaily blog read how #Celtics captain Rajon Rondo is ramping up rehab w/ extra conditioning sessions shar.es/1mexWj

Andrew Perna

I refuse to believe that Rajon Rondo has never been to the Cape. He’s spent at least half the year in MA for eight years.

A. Sherrod Blakely

FWIW, the odds of Rajon Rondo winning league MVP are 125:1, according to Vegas betting site bovada.lv. #CelticsTalk

Scott Souza

#Celtics Tuesday practice report: Rajon Rondo ramps up conditioning on the road to recovery shar.es/1mYXKY via @metrowestdaily

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Rajon Rondo has ramped up conditioning work, doing extra small workouts, doing everything but contact drills.