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Report: Celtics Agree in Principle to trade Rondo

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ESPN Sportscenter is reporting that the Boston Celtics have agreed in principle to trade former Kentucky guard Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks. 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 ESPN sources say teams closing in on swap to send ...

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You Won’t Believe How Rajon Rondo Broke His Left Hand

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Singing in the shower. That is how Rajon Rondo broke his left hand. This from Masslive.com: Rondo said he slipped in the shower, fell and hit his knuckle against the window sill. The injury was strange enough, and conspiracy theories about him potentially getting injured at a trampoline park only added to it. He dismissed those rumors, as did the ...

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Kentucky Hall of Famer Joining LeBron James in Cleveland

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It looks like Keith Bogans is having a big weekend. Bogans will be inducted into the University of Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame this weekend. He is also now a Cleveland Cavalier. So, deal is Boston's Keith Bogans to Cleveland for Dwight Powell, Erik Murphy, Malcolm Thomas, John Lucas III and a pair of 2nd-round picks. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) ...

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Celtics Owner Says Rondo Stubborn, Uncoachable

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Rajon Rondo has always been somewhat of an enigma and no stranger to issues with coaches. It has been widely reported that he and former Kentucky Coach Tubby Smith didn’t always see eye-to-eye. Even UK fans have not always embraced him the same way they have other former Cats. Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck confirmed recently what many have long-suspected. From ...

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Report: Rajon Rondo Wants Out of Boston

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Jackie MacMullen of Around the Horn fame is reporting that Rajon Rondo wants out of Boston. Whoa. According to Jackie MacMullen, Celtics G Rajon Rondo has privately told BOS he wants to be traded, & will not re-sign with the team. — NBATalk_Nekias (@ESPN_Nekias) August 31, 2014 [adsenseyu3] The big question is who has the money to put up with ...

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DeMarcus Cousins Dislikes Chris Paul

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In a recent interview with Bill Simmons, DeMarcus Cousins talks about his dislike of LA Clippers point guard Chris Paul. Simmons: “There was some talking?” Cousins: “Probably me and CP, but not me and Blake. I don’t have a problem with Blake.” Simmons: “Oh, you’re one of the guys who doesn’t like – there’s a lot of guys who CP ...

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Who Wants to Play with Rajon Rondo?

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Dime Magazine had an article yesterday where they put the spotlight on a couple of Jeff Goodman’s tweets that basically said no one wants to play with former Kentucky and current Boston point guard Rajon Rondo. Here is an excerpt: Goodman obviously believes that players’ distaste for Rondo as a potential teammate and Smart’s arrival in Boston makes it more ...

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NBA Trade Rumors for Rajon Rondo Picking Back Up

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The Houston Rockets are reportedly interested in trading for Rajon Rondo. So look for Rockets to re-enter trade game for longtime Houston target Rajon Rondo as well as try to work their way into mix for Kevin Love — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 14, 2014 [adsenseyu3] The Rockets have missed out on every free agent conquest to date, so it ...

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“Young and Smart” Celtic rookies introduced to the media

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The two recently drafted Celtic rookies, former Kentucky Wildcat James Young and former Oklahama State player Marcus Smart, were introduced to the media at 12:30pm ET today. Marcus Smart and James Young meet the press in Waltham for the first time as Boston Celtics. pic.twitter.com/f2SZpBENH7 — Boston Celtics (@celtics) June 30, 2014

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Boston Celtics’ Brad Stevens’ Thoughts on James Young

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Here is what Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens thinks of their second pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, James Young: Stevens: “James’ MO is that he’s always been a scorer. We felt he is a very undervalued scoring wing. We were surprised he was available.” — Boston Celtics (@celtics) June 27, 2014 James Young in what he’ll bring to ...

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Rajon Rondo is Ready to Play For the Celtics Friday

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Former Kentucky guard Rajon Rondo appears to be ready to take the floor again for the Boston Celtics. Rondo tore his ACL last season and has been working to get back on the court before the All-Star break and it appears he will try to play for the Celtics Friday night against the Lakers. He sent out this tweet last ...

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