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Lakers' Rondo fined $35,000 for unsportsmanlike conduct

Nov 24, 2019 - 9:13 AM

The NBA slaps Lakers guard Rajon Rondo a hefty penalty for incidents involving OKC Thunder's Dennis Schroder and a game official

PENALIZED. Lakers veteran Rajon Rondo avoids suspension. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Cousins heads to Lakers as Rondo re-signs

Jul 07, 2019 - 9:11 AM

After losing the Kawhi race, the Lakers deepen their roster with Golden State Warriors’ DeMarcus Cousins

BUILDING DEPTH. The Los Angeles Lakers pick up DeMarcus Cousins to reinforce star duo LeBron James and Anthony Davis. Photo from NBA

WATCH: Top 3 NBA plays

Feb 09, 2019 - 10:06 AM

LeBron James and Rajon Rondo whip their magic as the Lakers get their mojo back

SEASONED STARS. LeBron James and Rajon Rondo carry the revitalized Lakers. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Top 3 NBA plays

Jan 31, 2019 - 7:57 AM

The Lakers throw down vicious slams and Thunder star Paul George gets a circus shot to fall

FOCUSED. Trade rumors may be swirling but Lakers forward Brandon Ingram stays in the zone. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

IN NUMBERS: Westbrook, Rondo shake up NBA all-time assists list

Jan 30, 2019 - 6:33 PM

Averaging a league-leading 10.8 assists this season, OKC Thunder star Russell Westbrook can move up the ranks in a game or two

ONE OF A KIND. Russell Westbrook is the youngest active player in the top 25 of the NBA's all-time assists list. Photo by Twitter (@NBA)

Lakers guard Rondo out for a month

Dec 29, 2018 - 9:44 AM

Veteran guard Rajon Rondo undergoes a second surgery on his shooting hand this season

SACRAMENTO, CA - NOVEMBER 10: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Los Angeles Lakers in action Sacramento Kings at Golden 1 Center on November 10, 2018 in Sacramento, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Lakers guard Rondo to have surgery on broken right hand

Nov 16, 2018 - 9:36 AM

In Rajon Rondo's absence, Lonzo Ball will likely play increased minutes for the Los Angeles Lakers

KEY LOSS. Rajon Rondo has been a key contributor off the Lakers bench. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Ingram, Rondo, Paul suspended after Lakers-Rockets brawl

Oct 22, 2018 - 8:20 AM

The NBA slaps Los Angeles Lakers' Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo and Houston Rockets' Chris Paul with multiple suspensions

MELEE. Los Angeles' Lonzo Ball (left) and Lance Stephenson try to restrain Brandon Ingram during the brawl that erupted between the Lakers and the Houston Rockets. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Lakers-Rockets brawl: Chris Paul claims Rajon Rondo spit on him

Oct 21, 2018 - 4:53 PM

Houston's James Harden says teammate Chris Paul only stood up for himself

PEACEMAKER. Lakers' LeBron James pulls away his friend and Houston's Chris Paul away from the melee. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Fight breaks out in Lakers-Rockets game

Oct 21, 2018 - 2:02 PM

Things have already turned ugly in the opening week of the 2018-2019 NBA season

BRAWL. Rockets' Chris Paul and Lakers' Rajon Rondo come to blows as LeBron James and their teammates try to break them up. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Rockets deal LeBron, Lakers 2nd loss in fight-marred game

Oct 21, 2018 - 1:38 PM

Punches were thrown late in the game that led to the ejection of Houston's Chris Paul and Los Angeles' Rajon Rondo and Brandon Ingram

Houston's James Harden (left) and PJ Tucker sandwich Lakers superstar LeBron James. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

LeBron effect: Rajon Rondo jumps to Lakers

Jul 03, 2018 - 8:37 AM

The veteran guard signs a one-year deal as Los Angeles continues its team overhaul

VETERAN MOVE. The 32-year-old Rajon Rondo is expected to compete for position with Lakers young gun Lonzo Ball. Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images/AFP

Pelicans rebound to beat Brooklyn in double overtime

Feb 11, 2018 - 2:41 PM

The Pelicans win the game despite blowing a 28-point lead in the 3rd quarter

TRIPLE DOUBLE. Rajon Rondo and Anthony Davis register triple doubles in the double overtime game over the Brooklyn Nets. Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Rajon Rondo records NBA's first 25-assist game in 21 years

Dec 28, 2017 - 2:40 PM

The last player to dish that many assists in one game was Jason Kidd in 1996

ASSIST MASTER. Christmas may be over but Rajon Rondo is still giving out gifts. Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images/AFP

Bulls point guard Rondo racing for game 5 fitness

Apr 26, 2017 - 7:04 PM

With Rondo directing their offense the Bulls won the first two games of the series but he broke his thumb in game two and the Bulls dropped the next two games without him

INJURED. Rajon Rondo was a big part of Chicago's 2-0 series lead against the top seed Boston Celtics. File photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Bulls' guard Rajon Rondo out indefinitely with broken right thumb

Apr 22, 2017 - 2:18 AM

Surgery won t be required but no timetable has been given for his return

INJURED. Rajon Rondo was a big part of Chicago's 2-0 series lead against the top seed Boston Celtics. File photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Like a true Celtic, Chicago’s Rajon Rondo is killing playoff dreams

Apr 19, 2017 - 5:50 PM

Rajon Rondo was almost out the door midway through the season but has been instrumental to the Bulls improbable 2 0 playoffs start

RAGING BULL. The former champion guard who once bled green is now the harbinger of doom for the Celtics. File Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP

Heat cruise past besieged Bulls

Jan 28, 2017 - 1:26 PM

Things continue to get bad for Chicago which drops another home game to the Miami Heat

Rondo rips Butler, Wade for blaming tough loss on Bulls teammates

Jan 27, 2017 - 12:30 PM

After Dwyane Wade and Jimmy Butler openly criticized the team s younger players Rajon Rondo made his displeasure known on Instagram

RAGING BULL. Rajon Rondo wasn't too pleased after Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Wade blasted the team's younger players, saying on Instagram that his Boston Celtics veteran teammates before wouldn't have done that. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Rondo suspended by Bulls for one game after outburst

Dec 06, 2016 - 12:28 PM

Rajon Rondo was involved in an acrimonious spat with associate head coach Boylen during and after the Bulls 107 82 defeat to the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday

MISSING OUT. Rajon Rondo is suspended in the Chicago Bulls' game against the Portland Trail Blazers. File Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP

Rondo setting the tone for the revamped Bulls

Oct 31, 2016 - 11:35 AM

The Chicago Bulls are playing with purpose following early season wins over Rajon Rondo s former team the Celtics and the Pacers and Rondo is feeling especially unselfish

Rajon Rondo of the Chicago Bulls brings the ball up the court against the Milwaukee Bucks during a preseason game. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images/AFP

Rajon Rondo apologizes for slur about gay referee

Dec 16, 2015 - 2:21 PM

Rajon Rondo is contrite saying his words toward Bill Kennedy were unacceptable and did not reflect my feelings toward the LGBT community

PROFANITY KING. Rajon Rondo was suspended for a game for using homophobic slurs towards a referee. File photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images/AFP

NBA ref reveals he's gay after Rajon Rondo slurs

Dec 15, 2015 - 12:17 PM

Bill Kennedy an NBA referee for 18 seasons revealed that he is gay after being the subject of homophobic insults from Sacramento guard Rajon Rondo

PROFANITY KING. Rajon Rondo was suspended for a game for using homophobic slurs towards a referee. File photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images/AFP

NBA wRap: LeBron carries Cavaliers past Celtics

Apr 22, 2015 - 2:44 PM

After a 30 point playoff debut from Kyrie Irving it s King James turn to score 30 as he leads Cleveland to a 2 0 series lead over Boston

AGGRESSIVE KING. Cleveland's LeBron James (R), seen here taking a jumper over Boston's Jae Crowder (L), was in attack mode on offense in Game 2 of their playoff series vs the Celtics. Photo from the NBA's Official Facebook page

Mavs suspend Rondo, fall to Hawks

Feb 26, 2015 - 3:46 PM

Rajond Rondo rides the bench after a verbal altercation with his coach Rick Carlisle as the Mavs go down vs the east leading Hawks

SCHROEDERING THE OFFENSE. Atlanta's Dennis Schroeder leads the Hawks past the Mavericks with 17 points. Photo by John Amis/EPA

NBA wRap: Wiggins battles LeBron to a draw, but Cavs win

Feb 01, 2015 - 3:05 PM

Rajon Rondo gets knocked out Josh Smith gets booed in Detroit and Coach Pop gets hit in the head by a ball This and more on today s NBA wRap

Andrew Wiggins more than held his own against the team that traded him shortly after drafting him. Photo by David Sherman / NBAE / Getty Images / AFP <span class="attribution"></span>

NBA wRap: Rockets take flight in J-Smoove's debut

Dec 27, 2014 - 3:29 PM

Josh Smith scores 21 points off the bench in his Houston debut Rajon Rondo shines as a Maverick with a near triple double and more on today s NBA wRap

HOT START. Josh Smith debuts for the Houston Rockets with 21 points and 8 rebounds against the Memphis Grizzlies. Photo by Joe Murphy/AFP

NBA wRap: Mavs beat Spurs in Rondo's debut

Dec 21, 2014 - 5:07 PM

Rajon Rondo dishes his usual stat stuffing numbers while Monta Ellis went off for 39 points as the Mavs gave the Spurs its third straight setback

GETTING ALONG. Monta Ellis (L) and Rajon Rondo (R) play well to help the Mavs beat the Spurs. Photo from the NBA's Official Facebook page

Rondo traded to Mavericks

Dec 19, 2014 - 10:44 AM

Rajon Rondo is the center piece of trade between Boston and Dallas that also involves Jameer Nelson Jae Crowder and Brandan Wright

GOING WEST. Rajon Rondo has been traded by the Boston Celtics to the Dallas Mavericks. Photo by CJ Gunther/EPA

NBA wRap: Kerr makes history as Warriors win 14th straight

Dec 11, 2014 - 4:03 PM

History was made in the Bay Area for Steve Kerr as his Warriors beat the Houston Rockets to earn the best coaching record for a newcomer through 21 games

GOLDEN PERFORMANCE. Steve Kerr’s selection as Golden State Warriors coach was criticized by some but his performance has been history-making so far. Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images/AFP

NBA wRap: Blazers' 84 points in first half

Nov 13, 2014 - 7:25 PM

The last time any team scored that much in the first half was during March 25 2011 when Golden State led against Toronto

Damian Lillard, seen here driving vs Utah's Trey Burke, scores 27 points on 4/5 shooting fron downtown. File photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

Celtics guard Rajon Rondo breaks hand

Sep 27, 2014 - 5:06 PM

Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo will miss the start of the NBA season after surgery on Friday to repair a broken hand after a fall at home

Rajon Rondo will miss the start of the NBA season. Photo by Michael Nelson/EPA

Lakers, Knicks, Celtics miss playoffs, seek help‎

Apr 19, 2014 - 8:33 AM

The Lakers Celtics and Knicks have serious decisions and changes to make after missing the NBA playoffs this year

OUTSIDE LOOKING IN. The respective teams of Kobe Bryant (L), Rajon Rondo (C) and Carmelo Anthony (R) will miss the playoffs for the first time as a collective. Photos by Christian Petersen, Jared Wickerham, Maddie Meye/Getty Images/AFP

Holding Court - Returning the Celtics to NBA glory

Apr 07, 2014 - 5:30 PM

Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens has a lot to be upset about as do the franchise s fans Columnist Bert Ramirez examines what the Celtics have to do to return to their glory days

CELTIC STRUGGLE. Boston head coach Brad Stevens, seen her with Rajon Rondo, Jeff Green and Jared Sullinger, have a tough road ahead to bringing the Celtic franchise back to prominence. Photo by Shawn Thew/EPA

NBA: Raptors earn playoff berth with Celtics win

Mar 29, 2014 - 2:34 PM

The Toronto Raptors are headed back to the NBA playoffs for the first time since 2008 punching their ticket with a dramatic 105 103 victory over Boston

HEADING TO THE BIG DANCE. Amir Johnson of Toronto (pictured) scored on a layup with 7.1 left to earn Toronto its first playoff spot since 2008. Photo by Warren Toda/EPA

NBA: Nets win in emotional Boston return for star duo

Jan 27, 2014 - 4:50 PM

Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce received an unbelievable welcome from Celtics faithful in their return to Boston on Sunday and departed with a win for their current NBA team Brooklyn

LOYALTY. Brooklyn Nets power forward Kevin Garnett acknowledges the crowd during his first game in Boston since being traded to the Nets. Photo by CJ Gunther/EPA

NBA: Thunder dominate Celtics without Durant, Westbrook

Jan 25, 2014 - 1:41 PM

No Durant no Westbrook? No problem as the Thunder rolled past the Celtics behind Serge Ibaka s 21 points

STORM SERGE. Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka, shown dunking the ball over Houston Rockets center Omer Asik during a game last April, led the Thunder with 21 points against Boston. Photo by Aaron Sprecher/EPA

NBA: James' Heat defeat struggling Celtics

Jan 22, 2014 - 3:18 PM

LeBron James scored 11 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter as the Miami Heat held on for a 93 86 win over the struggling Boston Celtics at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami Fla on Tuesday

BACK ON TRACK. Miami Heat forward LeBron James drives to the hoop against Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green. Photo by Rhona Wise/EPA

Celtics' Rondo tears ACL, out for the season

Jan 28, 2013 - 9:39 AM

Boston bests Miami in two overtimes but the joy of ending a six game losing skid was dimmed by the loss of Rajon Rondo for the season

Photo by Josh Albelda.

SPOTTED: Rajon Rondo watching ADMU vs FEU

Aug 29, 2012 - 11:07 PM

What do you think is on Rondo s mind?

Photo by Josh Albelda.